April 27, 2021

DOE Announces Up to $8.25 Billion in Loans to Enhance Electrical Transmission Nationwide

Loans will support projects to widen clean electricity reach and enhance grid reliability.

April 23, 2021

DOE Announces $109.5 Million to Support Jobs and Economic Growth in Coal and Power Plant Communities

New White House report identifies federal resources available to create good-paying union Jobs, remediate environmental degradation, and support long-term economic development in energy communities.

March 29, 2021

Energy Secretary Granholm Announces Ambitious New 30GW Offshore Wind Deployment Target by 2030

National offshore wind goal will support 77,000 jobs, power 10 million homes, and cut 78 million metric tons in carbon emissions.

December 1, 2020

DOE Issues Notice of Guidance for Potential Loan Applicants Involving Critical Minerals

The DOE has issued new guidance for applications to the Loan Programs Office, stating a preference for projects related to critical minerals.

March 22, 2019

Secretary Perry Announces Financial Close on Additional Loan Guarantees During Trip to Vogtle Advanced Nuclear Energy Project

DOE reaches financial close for up to $3.7 billion in additional guarantees of loans to finance the continued construction of Vogtle Units 3 and 4.

September 26, 2018

DOE Applauds Vogtle Decision

Historic project will be the first large scale nuclear utility project completed in the United States in over 30 years.

July 17, 2018

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.

September 29, 2017

Secretary Perry Announces Conditional Commitment to Support Continued Construction of Vogtle Advanced Nuclear Energy Project

The Vogtle project is the first new nuclear power plant to be licensed and begin construction in the United States in more than three decades.

December 21, 2016

Energy Department Offers Conditional Commitment for First Advanced Fossil Energy Loan Guarantee

Lake Charles Methanol would be world’s first methanol production facility with carbon capture and first petcoke to methanol facility in U.S.

October 14, 2016

Energy Department Analysis: Loan Guarantee Program Launched Utility-Scale Photovoltaic Solar Market in the United States

DOE Loan Program Releases Updated Analysis at Mesquite Solar 3 Dedication Ceremony Showing Five DOE Loans Have Led to an Additional 45 Large Solar PV Projects Established by Industry