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August 2, 2018
Fusion energy research
Department of Energy Announces $36.4 Million for Fusion Energy Sciences Research
Projects seek to make fusion energy feasible.
August 1, 2018
Secretary Perry Tours FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant in New York
Tour marks Perry’s first visit to a nuclear plant as Energy Secretary.
July 30, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $10 Million for Earth System Model Development and Analysis
New projects to further enhance one of the world’s most sophisticated computer models for understanding weather and climate patterns.
July 25, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for “Ultrafast” Science
Ten projects to advance research in the important and growing field of “ultrafast” science.
July 25, 2018
liquified natural gas exports
U.S. Department of Energy Finalizes Rule to Expedite Approval for Small-Scale Natural Gas Exports
Rule will provide for faster approval of applications for small-scale exports of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas.
July 17, 2018
 wind project in kodiak alaska
Department of Energy Issues $2 Billion Tribal Energy Loan Guarantee Program Solicitation
Solicitation provides as much as $2bn in partial loan guarantees to support economic opportunities for Native American and Alaska Native communities.
July 16, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $95 Million in Small Business Research and Development Grants
95 grants will advance national and energy security.
July 10, 2018
advanced nuclear simulation
U.S. Department of Energy Provides Nearly $20 Million for Domestic Advanced Nuclear Technology Projects
New projects support various aspects of existing and advanced reactor development.
July 10, 2018
National Lab resources
DOE Launches New Lab Partnering Service
Online access point provides unprecedented access to National Lab researchers and information.
July 9, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $75 Million for High Energy Physics Research
Projects span colliders, neutrinos, dark matter, and dark energy.
July 2, 2018
Department of Energy Invests $8.8 Million in Innovative Technologies to Enhance Fossil Energy Power Systems
New projects will focus on innovative R&D for sensors and controls, modeling and simulation, high-performance materials, water management, and more.
July 2, 2018
ETC Solar Wins DOE’s 2018 National Cleantech University Prize Competition
Winning technology is a novel solar cell architecture that increases solar panel efficiency by 5%, which will subsequently lower manufacturing costs.
June 29, 2018
U.S. and Italy Sign Agreement to Collaborate on Sterile Neutrino Research
The Short Baseline Neutrino program, started in 2015, comprises the development, installation, and operation of three neutrino detectors.
June 29, 2018
DOE Awards $100 Million for Energy Frontier Research Centers
Centers to keep America on the cutting edge of energy innovation.
June 28, 2018
Secretary Perry World Gas Conference Thursday Readout
Secretary Perry started day four of the 2018 World Gas Conference with a live CNBC Squawk Box interview.
June 27, 2018
Read Out of Secretary Perry’s Second Day of the World Gas Conference
Yesterday Secretary of Energy Rick Perry kicked off the World Gas Conference official events with a Keynote Address.
June 27, 2018
Department of Energy Publishes Natural Gas Liquids Primer
Primer highlights the resource potential of NGLs, with a focus on the Appalachian region.
June 26, 2018
US–UK Mutual Defense Agreement Marks 60 Years
Agreement provides for the exchange of defense information relevant to nuclear weapons, naval nuclear propulsion, and nuclear threat reduction.
June 25, 2018
Read Out of Secretary Perry’s Three Seas Energy Dialogue
Secretary Perry also underscored how the Three Seas Initiative can serve as a critical platform for engagement between the U.S. and Europe.
June 25, 2018
The United States and Israel Establish Joint Center of Excellence in Energy
Energy Rick Perry and Israeli Minister of Energy Yuval Steinitz signed the agreement today at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
June 25, 2018
Summit supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Summit Supercomputer Ranked Fastest Computer in the World
Designation recognizes the IBM-built system as the science community’s most powerful computational tool for solving problems.
June 21, 2018
Department of Energy Selects 84 Scientists to Receive Early Career Research Program Funding
The effort, now in its ninth year, is designed to bolster the nation’s scientific workforce by providing support to exceptional researchers.
June 19, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $21 Million to Advance Solar Desalination Technologies
Projects aim to reduce cost of solar-thermal desalination and helping the technology to reach new markets, areas not connected to the electric grid.
June 19, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $15 Million for Ecosystem and Climate Modeling Research
Atmospheric and ecological sciences projects part of an effort to improve the power of Earth system models to predict weather and climate.
June 18, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $40 Million for Bio-Based Research
Projects to advance research in the development of microbes as practical platforms for the production of biofuels and from renewable resources.