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November 13, 2018
Summit supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Two DOE Supercomputers Top List of World’s Fastest
Oak Ridge’s Summit and Lawrence Livermore’s Sierra Rank 1 and 2 in TOP500.
November 13, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Conner Prochaska as Director of the Office of Technology Transitions
Mr. Prochaska will oversee DOE’s Energy Investor Center, the Technology Commercialization Fund, the Technology-to-Market program and other activities.
November 13, 2018
An atom with text that says Accelerating Advanced Nuclear in the U.S.
U.S. Advanced Nuclear Technology Projects to Receive $18 million from the U.S. Department of Energy
DOE awards $18 million to help develop 11 advanced nuclear technology projects.
November 9, 2018
Dr. Brian J. Anderson to Head DOE’s National Energy Technology Laboratory
The U.S. Department of Energy announced that Brian J. Anderson, Ph.D. will be the new director of DOE’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL).
November 9, 2018
Secretary Perry Announces the Launch of the U.S.-Poland Strategic Energy Dialogue
United States and Poland sign Memorandum of Understanding for a reinforced Strategic Dialogue on Energy.
November 8, 2018
Readout of Secretary Perry’s Visit to Warsaw, Poland
Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visited Warsaw, Poland, the first stop on his four-country trip to Central and Eastern Europe.
November 8, 2018
Department of Energy to Provide $100 Million for Particle Physics Research
Grants will go to universities on a competitive basis.
November 2, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Two Landmark Technology Transfer Initiatives
Laboratory Agreement Processing Reform and Liability Reform will help improve the transition of promising innovations to the marketplace.
November 2, 2018
Department of Energy Authorizes Short Term Natural Gas Exports from the Corpus Christi LNG Project
DOE approves short-term liquefied natural gas exports from the Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project to non-free trade agreement countries.
October 31, 2018
Electrical wires and wind turbines
Department of Energy Announces First-Ever Grid Software Competition
Competitors to build software solutions for a Secure, efficient power grid.
October 30, 2018
computer cables at a machine at the  National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center
DOE to Build Next-Generation Supercomputer at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
New pre-exascale system will be named ‘perlmutter’ in honor of Lab’s Nobel prize-winning astrophysicist.
October 29, 2018
Transmission lines leaving Western’s Mead Substation heading west to California.
Energy Department Announces Proposed Rulemaking to Implement Its Critical Electric Infrastructure Information (CEII) Designation Authorit...
Action will ensure that DOE is compliant with its responsibilities and authorities under the Federal Power Act and the FAST Act.
October 25, 2018
Ocean research at Lawrence Berkley National lab
DOE Launches Water Security Grand Challenge
Challenge aims to advance transformational technology and innovation to meet the global need for safe, secure, and affordable water.
October 23, 2018
Solar energy research at NREL
Department of Energy Announces $53 Million in New Projects to Advance Solar Technologies
The projects announced today span across 21 states, help lower solar electricity costs and support a growing solar workforce.
October 15, 2018
solar energy technology
Department of Energy Announces $46 Million to Improve Resiliency of Solar Generation
New funding will advance research on how solar energy can play a role in helping grid operators assess and defend against cyber and physical threats.
October 15, 2018
NNSA awards new cooperative agreements to advance nuclear stockpile science
NNSA has designated four new Centers of Excellence at universities across the nation as part of the Stewardship Science Academic Alliances Program.
October 9, 2018
Energy Department Announces $11.4 Million for New Projects to Advance Efficient Drilling for Geothermal Energy
The projects will focus on accelerating the research and development of innovative geothermal energy technologies in America.
October 5, 2018
Department of Energy Celebrates Manufacturing Day
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) joins President Trump and communities across the nation in celebrating Manufacturing Day.
October 4, 2018
DOE and DHS Co-Chair Oil and Natural Gas Subsector Coordinating Council and Energy Government Coordinating Council Meeting
Meeting aimed at advancing joint initiatives to enhance the security and resilience of the Nation’s oil and natural gas infrastructure.
October 2, 2018
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Nationwide Emergency Alert Test Planned for Oct. 3; Test Messages Will be Sent to Cell Phones, TV and Radio
FEMA and FCC will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018.
October 1, 2018
New cybersecurity office opens
Department of Energy Invests $28 Million to Advance Cybersecurity of the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Funding to support the creation of more resilient energy delivery systems.
September 27, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
Selected projects will support the development of solvent, sorbent, and membrane technologies.
September 26, 2018
DOE Applauds Vogtle Decision
Historic project will be the first large scale nuclear utility project completed in the United States in over 30 years.
September 25, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Investment to Improve Resilience and Reliability of the Nation’s Energy Infrastructure
Funding will explore the use of big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning technology to leverage the power of grid sensors.