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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.
February 12, 2018
President Trump Releases FY 2019 Budget Request
President Donald J. Trump unveil his FY 2019 budget request, including $30.6 billion to support the Department of Energy.
February 8, 2018
DOE/NNSA Partnership With U.S. Healthcare Industry Results in FDA Approval of Domestically-Produced, Non-Uranium Based Molybdenum-99
Efforts ensure a reliable supply of a vital medical isotope used in diagnostic imaging.
February 6, 2018
Department of Energy Launches Competition to Spur Onshore Manufacturing of Energy Technologies
Competition aims to close the gap between American innovators who develop new energy technologies and domestic manufacturers who produce them.
February 5, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $35 Million for Emerging Research Projects to Address Manufacturing Challenges
Projects to support early-stage, innovative technologies and solutions in advanced manufacturing.
January 25, 2018
Department of Energy to Host 2018 ARPA-E Summit
Hundreds of technologies will showcase American energy innovation and the nation’s energy future.
January 24, 2018
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Department of Energy Announces Prize Competition to Accelerate U.S.-Based Solar Manufacturing
The American Made Solar Prize will incentivize the nation’s entrepreneurs to develop new processes and products for the solar marketplace.
January 19, 2018
DOE Bids Farewell to NNSA’s Klotz
Department also awards outgoing Administrator the prestigious Schlesinger Medal, names Acting Administrator for NNSA.
January 19, 2018
Department of Energy Implementation Activities in the Case of a Lapse of Appropriations
Learn more about the Department of Energy's plan for operating in the event of a lapse of appropriations.
January 8, 2018
Department of Energy Responds to FERC Decision on Proposed Rule
DOE also exploring innovative ways to monitor the long term resiliency of our grid.
January 8, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Chanette Armstrong as Director of the Office of Technology Transitions
As the Director, Ms. Armstrong’s responsibilities will extend across Department of Energy’s program offices, its 17 national labs.
January 3, 2018
Department of Energy to Invest $30 Million to Boost Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas Recovery
Projects will address critical gaps in our understanding of reservoir behavior, optimal well-completion strategies, and more.
December 20, 2017
Department of Energy Publishes Natural Gas Liquids Primer
This primer explains what NGLs are, how they are used, recent market developments, and the supporting infrastructure in the Appalachian region.
December 19, 2017
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Department of Energy Announces $12 Million to Advance Early-Stage Solar Research
Eight projects to advance predictive modeling capabilities for solar generation.
December 15, 2017
DOE Announces Plan to Modernize Department
U.S. Department of Energy announces intent to modernize the agency’s organizational structure.
December 14, 2017
Energy Department Workshop Focuses On Long-Term Plan for Puerto Rico’s Energy Infrastructure
Conversation at the workshop was driven by a dialogue of existing Puerto Rico energy plans, developed by several organizations.
December 13, 2017
Department of Energy Announces $100 Million Open Solicitation for Transformative Energy Projects
OPEN will support America’s top innovators through dozens of early-stage research and development projects.
December 12, 2017
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Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $18.5 Million for Offshore Wind Research
Consortium will conduct U.S.-specific research aimed at reducing the cost of offshore wind in the United States.
December 7, 2017
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Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $30 Million Investment in Advanced Nuclear Technology
Department of Energy is soliciting proposals for cost-shared projects to develop innovative, industry-driven reactor designs.
December 5, 2017
Departments of Energy & Commerce Co-chair Third Meeting of U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council
The binational private sector council has submitted and prioritized numerous consensus recommendations designed to increase trade.
December 4, 2017
The U.S. and Saudi Arabia Committed to Advancing Research and Collaboration in Clean Fossil Fuels and Carbon Management
Secretary Perry was received by H.E. Khalid Al Falih, Saudi Minister of Energy, Industry, and Mineral Resources, during his visit to Saudi Arabia.
November 29, 2017
High Concentrations of Rare Earth Elements Found in American Coal Basins
Concentrated samples found in Illinois, Northern Appalachian, Central Appalachian, Rocky Mountain Coal Basins are greater than 300 parts per million.
November 28, 2017
Energy Department Announces $25 Million for Combined Heat and Power Technologies
Combined heat and power can support economic competitive advantage, promote economic development and instill resiliency in businesses and communities.