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Press Releases

September 6, 2022

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DOE Announces $66 Million to Research the Impact of Climate Change on America's Urban Communities

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $66 million in funding for three projects, together involving over 20 institutions, that will develop Urban Integrated Field Laboratories in Baltimore, MD, Chicago, IL, and the Texas Gulf Coast.

Press Releases

September 2, 2022

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Statement by Secretary Granholm on President Biden’s Nomination of Gene Rodrigues

U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm issued the following statement today on President Biden’s nomination of Gene Rodrigues for Assistant Secretary for Electricity at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Press Releases

September 1, 2022

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DOE Releases First-Ever Plan to Advance Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today released its first-ever Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Strategic Plan to underscore the Department’s commitment to creating a workplace that celebrates Americans of all backgrounds.

Press Releases

August 31, 2022

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DOE Announces $46 Million to Explore New Technologies That Convert Carbon and Waste Into Clean Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced $46 million for 22 projects that will create biofuel energy to help decarbonize the transportation and power generation sectors.

Press Releases

August 30, 2022

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DOE Announces $70 Million to Improve Supercomputer Model of Earth's Climate System

National Labs and University Research Aims to Further Scientists’ Understanding of Climate Change

Press Releases

August 30, 2022

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Biden-Harris Administration Launches $10.5 Billion Investment to Strengthen America’s Electric Grid

DOE Seeks Public Feedback on President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s Grid Resilience Innovation Programs that Enhance the Power Grid’s Ability to Deliver Cheaper, Cleaner Energy to American Communities

Press Releases

August 29, 2022

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Biden-Harris Administration Establishes Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s $335 Million Battery Recycling Programs

The Biden-Harris Administration, through the DOE, today issued a Request for Information (RFI) to help guide the implementation of $335 million in investments from President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law for lithium-ion battery recycling programs.

Press Releases

August 26, 2022

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DOE Awards $29 Million to Advance Clean Hydrogen Production

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the award of $28.9 million to 15 industry- and university-led projects and a new $32 million funding opportunity for research that will advance cutting-edge clean hydrogen technology solutions.

Press Releases

August 26, 2022

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces $425 Million to Expand State Clean Energy Programs

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Boosts Funding Nearly 10X To Help States, Territories, and D.C. Catalyze Clean Energy Planning and Deployment

Press Releases

August 25, 2022

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Federal Working Group Announces Establishment of Rapid Response Team to Support Energy Communities in The Four Corners

Four Corners Rapid Response Team will support energy communities in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah