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June 13, 2019
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DOE Launches Wave Energy Water Desalination Prize Competition
Prize competition seeks to accelerate the development of wave energy powered desalination systems and launch novel technologies.
June 12, 2019
Summit supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Energy Department to Invest $32 Million in Computer Design of Materials
Researchers to take advantage of DOE’s advanced supercomputers.
June 10, 2019
ARPA-E’s 10th Annual Energy Innovation Summit, “10 Years of Making Ideas into Reality”
Dean Kamen, Barbara Humpton, Ben Fowke to keynote.
June 10, 2019
Kingston Coal Plant Tennessee Valley Authority
Department of Energy Invests $39 Million to Improve Existing Coal-Fired Fleet
Projects will develop advanced technologies that improve the overall performance, reliability, and flexibility of America's coal fleet.
June 5, 2019
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Department of Energy Publishes Interpretation on High-Level Radioactive Waste
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sent a supplemental notice to the Federal Register that provides its interpretation of high level waste.
June 4, 2019
U.S. scientists use the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) to explore the universe at the smallest scale.
Department of Energy Announces $75 Million for High Energy Physics Research
Projects span colliders, neutrinos, dark matter, and dark energy.
May 31, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces Plans for Quantum Information Science Centers
Department seeks stakeholder input on topic areas and selection criteria.
May 30, 2019
Idaho National Lab RADIOCHEMISTRY
U.S. Joins International Clean Energy Education and Empowerment Women's Leadership Effort
The U.S. is now a signatory to the International Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Technology Collaboration Program.
May 30, 2019
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DOE Releases New Study Highlighting the Untapped Potential of Geothermal Energy in the United States
Report summarizes findings showing that geothermal electricity generation could increase more than 26-fold from today.
May 29, 2019
Hydrogen fuel cell fueling station at NREL
U.S., Canada, Japan, Netherlands, and European Commission Launch New Hydrogen Initiative Under The Clean Energy Ministerial
Hydrogen initiative will drive international collaboration on policies, programs and projects to accelerate the commercial deployment of hydrogen.
May 28, 2019
LNG Vessel in water in route
Department of Energy Authorizes Additional LNG Exports from Freeport LNG
Advances commitment to U.S. jobs, economic growth, clean energy.
May 28, 2019
Nuclear energy booklet
U.S., Canada Energy Leaders Announce New Book on Nuclear Innovation in Clean Energy
Book highlights new technologies and approaches, such as advanced Small Modular Reactors, Generation IV technologies, and more.
May 23, 2019
Photo of an atom that is titled accelerating advanced nuclear
$10.6 Million Announced to Support Advanced Nuclear Energy Technologies
Funding supports three domestic advanced nuclear technology projects.
May 21, 2019
Readout of Secretary Perry’s Delegation Visit to the Inauguration of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
Secretary Perry discussed efforts to further economic and energy cooperation within the transatlantic community, and particularly with Ukraine.
May 21, 2019
Secretary Perry Meets with Presidents of Lithuania, Estonia, and Latvia
Delegation discussed the importance of economic and energy cooperation between the U.S. and the Baltic states.
May 19, 2019
Secretary Perry Leads Presidential Delegation To Inauguration Of His Excellency Voloydymyr Zelenskyy, President Of Ukraine
While in Ukraine, Secretary Perry and the delegation will hold bilateral meetings with Ukrainian and European leaders.
May 17, 2019
Readout of Mark W. Menezes Visit to the Appalachian Region
Under Secretary Menezes visited Pennsylvania to discuss energy opportunities for economic and infrastructure development.
May 13, 2019
Readout of Secretary Perry’s Visit to Bogota, Colombia
Secretary Perry addressed the Summit about the desire of the Trump Administration to expand energy partnerships.
May 13, 2019
Statement from the DOE Press Secretary
Press Secretary releases the following statement in response to reports of efforts to disrupt oil shipping.
May 11, 2019
Statement from Secretary Perry on NNSS Visit
Secretary Perry and Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty visit Nevada National Security Site in North Las Vegas.
May 9, 2019
an arial view of a city at night showing the night lights.
Department of Energy Announces $8 Million in Funding for Energy System Resilience
The Energy Department announced $8 million for innovative approaches to enhance the reliability and resilience of the nation’s energy infrastructure.
May 8, 2019
Energy Department, Exxon, and National Lab officials sign a partnership agreement
DOE National Labs Partner with ExxonMobil for $100 Million in Joint Research
Ten-year agreement between National Renewable Energy Laboratory, National Energy Technology Laboratory, and ExxonMobil will bring lower-emissions tech
May 7, 2019
Polymer Additive Manufacturing lab at the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility
Department of Energy Announces $89 Million for Innovative Manufacturing Technologies
Funding Opportunity Announcement tackles key Departmental priorities such as domestic manufacturing for energy storage.
May 7, 2019
Frontier Supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
U.S. Department of Energy and Cray to Deliver Record-Setting Frontier Supercomputer at ORNL
Exascale system expected to be world’s most powerful computer for science and innovation.