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June 22, 2017
Energy Department Selects 13 Projects to Deploy Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency on Indian Lands
Projects will install energy systems on tribal buildings and on a community scale for beneficiary tribes and Alaska Native villages.
June 21, 2017
DOE to Invest $20 Million in New Oil and Gas Research Projects
New projects to increase recovery efficiency from unconventional oil and gas wells and to prevent offshore spills and leaks.
June 21, 2017
Energy Department Invests $7.5 Million to Improve Electric Grid Reliability and Resiliency
U.S.-India Consortium will advance cutting-edge technologies that promote greater energy independence and economic growth.
June 20, 2017
Department of Energy Announces $116 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
263 grants will support innovation and job creation.
June 16, 2017
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Participates in Interagency Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Task Force Meeting
The objectives of task force include improving food safety and advancing the adoption of innovations and technology for agricultural production.
June 14, 2017
Energy Department Invests Nearly $67 Million to Advanced Nuclear Technology
Energy Department announces 85 projects in nuclear energy research, facility access, crosscutting technology development, and infrastructure.
June 14, 2017
Department of Energy Advances $32 Million in Funding for Advanced Technologies
ARPA-E awards announced for programs to increase datacenter efficiency and improve semiconductor fabrication.
June 12, 2017
DOE Announces $28 Million for Advanced Energy Systems
Three new funding opportunities will advance technologies related to advanced combustion systems, advanced turbines, and gasification.
June 9, 2017
Statement by Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, on LNG Shipments to the Netherlands & Poland
Statement by Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, on LNG Shipments to the Netherlands & Poland
June 9, 2017
DOE Announces $6.9 Million for Research on Rare Earth Elements from Coal and Coal Byproducts
The DOE Office of Fossil Energy announced it is investing $6.9 million in rare earth element research through two funding opportunities.
June 8, 2017
Energy Department Announces $15.8 Million Investment for Innovation in Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
The U.S. Department of Energy announced approximately $15.8 million for 30 new hydrogen and fuel cell technology projects.
June 5, 2017
Departments of Agriculture and Energy Announce Up to $9 Million through the Interagency Biomass Research and Development Initiative
New funding to increase the nation’s energy independence by supporting the development of bioenergy feedstocks, biofuels, and biobased products.
June 1, 2017
Statement by Secretary Rick Perry on President Trump's Announcement Regarding the Paris Accord
Energy Department Secretary Rick Perry makes statement about President Trump's announcement regarding the Paris Accord.
June 1, 2017
U.S. Department of Energy Authorizes Additional Liquefied Natural Gas Exports from an Offshore Project
Development of the Delfin project offshore of Cameron Parish, Louisiana will include the construction of floating liquefaction and storage vessels.
June 1, 2017
Energy Department Advances Additional $20 Million in Research Awards
U.S. Department of Energy honoring additional commitments to 10 previously selected Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy awardees.
June 1, 2017
Department of Energy Announces Dr. Thomas Zacharia as Director of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory
United States Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced the appointment of Dr. Thomas Zacharia as new Director of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
May 25, 2017
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Receives Good Neighbor Award From U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry accepted the Good Neighbor Award from the U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce for his leadership in fostering...

May 24, 2017
U.S. Department of Energy Announces $72 Million for Innovative Research and Development by Small Businesses
Department of Energy will award 73 grants totaling $72 million to 68 small businesses in 24 states.
May 23, 2017
President’s FY 2018 Budget Proposal Emphasizes National Security, Early Stage Energy R&D, and Exascale Computing
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry released the following statement on President Donald J. Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget request for the Department.
May 18, 2017
Energy Department Awards Three Advanced Research Projects Funding Opportunities
The projects are part of ARPA-E’s Next-Generation Energy Technologies for Connected and Autonomous On-Road Vehicles (NEXTCAR).
May 18, 2017
Energy Department Announces New Awards for Advanced Nuclear Energy Development
Department of Energy today announced $5 million to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing nuclear engineering degrees and other nuclear science.
May 16, 2017
Better Buildings Challenge Partners Save $1.9 Billion, 18 Achieve their Portfolio-Wide Goal this Year
The U.S. Department of Energy today announced the energy-efficiency progress made by the 345 leading public and private sector organizations.
May 11, 2017
Statement From Secretary Perry On The Hanford Site Incident
Today, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry released the following statement regarding the incident at the Department’s Hanford Site.
May 1, 2017
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Students from Massachusetts and California win DOE’s 27th National Science Bowl®

Students from Lexington High School in Lexington, Massachusetts, won the 2017 U.S. Department of Energy National Science Bowl® today in Washington,...