February 22, 2024

DOE and Industry Team Up to Keep the Lights On for America

The importance of transformer innovation and transformer supply chains to ensure grid reliability.

February 13, 2024

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $18 Million for Flexible, Innovative Transformers

DOE announced an $18M funding opportunity for Flexible Innovative Transformer Technologies (FITT). Up to 9 projects will research advanced transformers to improve grid reliability and ease transformer supply chains.

January 18, 2024

U.S. Department of Energy Issues $4.8 Million Funding Opportunity for Secure Grid Communications

DOE's Office of Electricity issued a $4.8 million FOA to solicit applications for innovative distribution system communications technologies to securely communicate electricity data and manage resource deployment at the grid edge.

December 22, 2023

Microgrid Software Program at Los Alamos Lab Honored

The R&D 100 Awards recognize new commercial products, technologies, and materials for their technological significance available for sale or license.

December 18, 2023

REPAIR Model to Help Utilities Enhance Resilience

Current electric utility investments to improve distribution system reliability are often based on analysis of historical performance.

December 13, 2023

United States and India Host Launch Event for Joint Energy Storage Task Force 

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Electricity (OE) announced that the U.S.-India Energy Storage Task Force (ESTF) hosted a virtual launch event on December 13.

December 12, 2023

Energy Department Announces $7 Million Funding Opportunity for Grid-Enhancing Data Analytics Demonstrations 

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Electricity today announced a $7 million funding opportunity announcement (FOA) to enhance the electric power systems’ reliability and resilience via grid-enhancing data analytics demonstrations for operations, monitoring and control.

December 7, 2023

Cutting-Edge Research Facility to Accelerate Battery Technology Commercialization

Global leaders and heads of state have been convening in Dubai at COP28 to discuss energy solutions to combat climate change.

November 30, 2023

Energy Storage Innovation to Combat Climate Change

The world’s energy infrastructure faces increased pressure to decarbonize as global temperatures continue to rise.

November 20, 2023

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Intent to Issue $4.8 Million in Secure Communications Development Funding

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced a notice of intent (NOI) for the Office of Electricity to issue a $4.8 million funding opportunity announcement (FOA).