The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) launched the Local Energy Action Program (Communities LEAP).
On Friday, U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm traveled to Maine and New Hampshire to join U.S. Senator Angus King, U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan, and U.S. Representative Chris Pappas to tour renewable energy facilities.
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management announced that contracts have been awarded from the recent Congressionally-mandated Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) crude oil sale.
Today, the Department of Energy authorized the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) to conduct a second exchange with ExxonMobil Baton Rouge for an additional 1,500,000 barrels of crude oil.
As summer comes to an end, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is at the center of response and recovery efforts following Hurricane Ida, while continuing to propel research and innovations that will help achieve a net-zero economy by 2050.Learn More
On June 24, 2021, Secretary Granholm delivered testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services on DOE's FY22 discretionary budget request.
On June 23, 2021, Secretary Granholm delivered testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Energy and Water Development Subcommittee on DOE's FY22 discretionary budget request.
On June 15, 2021, Secretary Granholm delivered testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on DOE's FY22 budget request.
On May 27, 2021, Secretary Granholm delivered testimony before the U.S. House Committee on Space, Science, and Technology on DOE's FY22 budget request.
Direct Current - An Energy.gov Podcast
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Graduate Students from Around the World Learn About Plasma Physics
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Northern New Mexico Math Teachers Earn New Specialty Degree
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