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April 26, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Chairman Francois Jacq of France’s CEA Sign Statements of Intent on Advanced Fast Neutron Sodium-Coo...
The signing ushers in a new era of DOE-CEA research and development (R&D) cooperation with enhanced collaboration.
April 25, 2018
Department of Energy Cites Bechtel National Inc. (BNI) for Worker Safety and Health Program Violations
Energy Department issues preliminary Notice of Violation to Bechtel National Inc. for violations of worker safety and health requirements.
April 23, 2018
Geothermal energy technologies
Department of Energy Announces $14.5 Million to Advance Geothermal Drilling Technologies
New projects to support accelerating the research and development of innovative geothermal energy technologies in America.
April 18, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $20 Million in New Projects to Lower Cost of Power Electronics in Solar Energy Systems
Innovations are critical to address solar photovoltaic reliability challenges and driving down costs.
April 17, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $39 million for Innovative Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Research and Development
Funding will address key early-stage technical challenges for fuel cells and for hydrogen fuel production, delivery, and storage.
April 17, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $105 Million in New Funding to Advance Solar Technologies
Funding support America’s continued leadership in energy innovation through solar technology.
April 16, 2018
DOE Announces Investment to Strengthen and Secure the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Funding builds on Energy Department's efforts with the private sector toward improving the security of the Nation's critical energy infrastructure.
April 16, 2018
U.S. Department of Energy and Indian Department of Atomic Energy Sign Agreement for Neutrino Physics Collaboration
Agreement opens the way for jointly advancing cutting-edge neutrino science projects underway in both countries.
April 12, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $99 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
Department of Energy will award 82 grants totaling $99 million to 69 small businesses in 26 states.
April 10, 2018
Lewis University Wins DOE’s 2018 Cyber Defense Competition
Event brings students in computer science and engineering together in a competitive training simulation.
April 10, 2018
U.S. Department of Energy and National Association of Manufacturers Announce Sustainability in Manufacturing Partnership
New effort to help U.S. manufacturers drive energy productivity improvements and accelerate adoption of energy efficient technologies.
April 9, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $1.8 Billion Initiative for New Supercomputers
Request for Proposal calls for a system to be deployed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
March 29, 2018
Department of Energy Partners with NASA to Call for Transformative Energy Ideas
ARPA-E joins NASA in hosting energy technology competition.
March 23, 2018
DOE Hails Passage of FY 2018 Omnibus Bill
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) celebrated the conclusion of the Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 2018) appropriations process.
March 15, 2018
U.S. Department of Energy Announces $32.5 Million to Advance Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Technologies
Projects will enable efficient, cost-effective electricity generation from abundant domestic coal and natural gas resources.
March 13, 2018
Department of Energy Features Women in the Manhattan Project During Women’s History Month
A round-up of how the Department of Energy is celebrating Women's History Month by showcasing the work of women during the Manhattan Project.
March 13, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Leads White House Discussion on Federal Prizes and Challenges
Group discussed ways to tackle some of our nation’s most important water issues through innovation opportunities.
March 6, 2018
DOE Laboratories Sign Memorandum of Understanding For Innovative Coal Research
Oak Ridge National Laboratory and National Energy Technology Laboratory join forces to pursue research on new ways to use coal.
February 27, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $30 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
Phase I grants will allow small businesses to research technical feasibility of new innovations that advance the mission of the Office of Science.
February 22, 2018
Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty Sworn in as the Department of Energy’s Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and Administrator of the National Nu...
Administrator Gordon-Hagerty is responsible for the management and operation of NNSA.
February 22, 2018
Department of Energy Invests $17.6 Million in Technologies Capable of Reducing CO2 Capture Cost and Energy Penalties
Projects will address the cost and operational challenges associated with current CO2 capture technologies.
February 16, 2018
Department of Energy Makes Up To $11.5 Million Available for Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands
Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for $11.5 million for energy infrastructure on tribal lands.
February 16, 2018
Energy Department Invests $44M in Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies Projects
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected seven projects to receive approximately $44 million in funding for cost-shared research & development.
February 15, 2018
Department of Energy to Invest $6.5 Million for Large-Scale Pilot Fossil Fuel Projects
Nine projects selected to receive $6.5 million for Phase I of the Fossil Fuel Large-Scale Pilots funding opportunity.
February 14, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Forms New Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response
New office will focus on energy infrastructure security, support the expanded national security responsibilities.