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February 12, 2019
Deputy Secretary Brouillette Participates In German LNG Conference
Deputy Secretary Brouillette emphasized how America’s natural gas revolution has played an integral role in U.S. energy security.
February 12, 2019
Department of Energy Announces $66 Million for Research on Plants and Microbes
Genomics-based research will help develop crops for bioenergy.
February 11, 2019
President Trump at the White House with federal officials. Today, he launched his American AI Initiative that directs Federal agencies to prioritize investments in research and development of AI.
White House Fact Sheet: President Donald J. Trump Is Accelerating America’s Leadership in Artificial Intelligence
President Trump launches his American AI Initiative that directs Federal agencies to prioritize investments in research and development of AI.
February 8, 2019
Department of Energy to Provide $30 Million for New Data Science Approaches for Chemistry and Materials Research
Research will accelerate breakthroughs in science underlying energy technologies.
February 7, 2019
Department of Energy Announces $35 Million for Ultra-Efficient Power Management
ARPA-E awards 12 new projects to support medium-voltage devices for grid, industry and transportation.
February 6, 2019
Daniel Simmons is sworn in as assistant secretary
Daniel Simmons Ceremonially Sworn In as DOE Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Simmons leads EERE to promote affordable and reliable energy to enhance America’s economic growth and energy security.
February 6, 2019
DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue a Funding Opportunity Establishing a Cybersecurity Institute for Energy Efficient Manufacturing
Institute aims to develop technologies that will advance U.S. manufacturing competitiveness, energy efficiency, and innovation.
February 6, 2019
Secretary Perry State of the Union Statement
Read Secretary Perry's statement on the State of the Union.
February 5, 2019
Photo of 2018 Office of Indian Energy interns.
Indian Energy Undergrad Internship Program Now Accepting Applications: Apply by March 1
Interns will gain first-hand experience with existing tribal energy projects and exposure to issues concerning tribal energy technology use.
February 5, 2019
Golden Pass LNG terminal. Photo courtesy of Golden Pass
Secretary Perry Joins Minister Al-Kaabi and Exxonmobil For Golden Pass LNG Signing Ceremony
Secretary Perry met with leaders from Qatar and ExxonMobil to announce that $10 billion will be invested in the Golden Pass LNG terminal in Texas.
February 4, 2019
DOE, FERC Announce Technical Conference on Energy Infrastructure Security Practices
Energy Department and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to discuss security practices to protect energy infrastructure.
February 1, 2019
Department of Energy Announces $28 Million for Offshore Wind Energy
ARPA-E provides funding for pioneering floating turbine designs.
January 31, 2019
Energy Department Statement on Plutonium Shipments to Nevada
Plutonium shipments to the Nevada National Security Site were undertaken to comply with an order issued by the U.S. District Court in South Carolina.
January 31, 2019
DOE Awards $111 Million to U.S. Vendors to Develop Accident Tolerant Nuclear Fuels
New fuels being developed are expected to enhance the safety and performance of nuclear fuel.
January 24, 2019
DOE Challenges America’s Innovators to Propose Improvements to the Bulk Power System to Improve Resilience
Upcoming contest will award $1 million for ideas that advance the resilience and reliability of the nation’s bulk power system.
January 24, 2019
earth at night electricity
DOE Announces $40 Million for Grid Modernization Initiative
Funding will go toward innovations and technologies designed to increase the resilience, reliability and security of an integrated grid.
January 23, 2019
DOE AND NNSA Celebrate W76-1 Life Extension Program
Two decades of collaboration leads to successfully extending the life of the W76 warhead for the U.S. Navy under budget and ahead of schedule.
January 23, 2019
Department of Energy Announces $38 Million for Improving Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants
Projects aim to improve the overall performance, reliability, and flexibility of the nation’s existing coal-fired power plant fleet.
January 18, 2019
DOE to Host Second Innovation XLab Showcase
This XLab is focused on Grid Modernization Technology and will be held in Seattle, Washington.
January 17, 2019
lithium ion batteries research
Energy Department Announces Battery Recycling Prize and Battery Recycling R&D Center
Efforts aim to reclaim and recycle critical materials from lithium-based battery technology used in consumer electronics, defense, and more.
January 16, 2019
Department of Energy to Provide $45 Million for Chemical and Materials Research in Quantum Information Science
Field will shape future of information processing and sensors.
January 16, 2019
US Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette Meets in Jerusalem with Israel’s Minister of Energy Dr. Yuval Steinitz
Deputy Secretary of Energy Brouillette expresses support for Israel’s efforts to develop the rich natural gas resources of the eastern Mediterranean.
January 14, 2019
Deputy Secretary Brouillette meets with Qatar Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Al-Kaabi
Deputy Secretary Brouillette meets with Qatar Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Al-Kaabi
January 13, 2019
Deputy Secretary Brouillette Attends Second Qatar-U.S. Strategic Dialogue
Dialogue furthers the U.S.-Qatari strategic partnership and is important to reaffirm both countries’ joint commitment to shared objectives.