May 12, 2022

Biden Administration Launches Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s $505 Million Initiative to Boost Deployment and Cut Costs of Increase Long Duration Energy Storage

DOE Seeks Public Input on a New Initiative to Enable the Widespread Availability of More Clean, Affordable, and Reliable Power

May 12, 2022

OE’s Microgrid R&D Program Supports Remote Communities and Resilience for Critical Infrastructure

Microgrids serve as an effective platform for integrating distributed energy resources (DERs) and can reduce costs and emissions while increasing the reliability and resilience of the nation’s electricity system.

May 10, 2022

2020 Smart Grid System Report

The recently released Smart Grid System Report conveys the status of smart grid deployments across the Nation.

May 10, 2022

Transmission Facilitation Program

In support of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is developing a $2.5 billion Transmission Facilitation Program (TFP) that will help build out new interregional transmission lines across the country.

April 27, 2022

Biden Administration Launches $2.3 Billion Program to Strengthen and Modernize America's Power Grid

The Administration through the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released a Request for Information seeking public input on the structure of a $2.3 billion formula grant program to strengthen and modernize America’s power grid.

April 21, 2022

DOE, PNNL Break Ground on Grid Storage Launchpad

$75 million facility will boost clean energy adoption and make the nation’s power grid more resilient, secure, and flexible

April 21, 2022

DOE and partners sign Vehicle-to-Everything MOU

The MOU will Integrate Bidirectional EV Charging into Energy Infrastructure.

April 20, 2022

DOE Study Shows Maximizing Capabilities of Existing Transmission Lines through Grid-Enhancing Technologies (GETs) Can Reduce Transmission Investment and Increase Renewable Integration

Techno-economic analysis of New York State shows better use of existing transmission lines can defer costly upgrades and increase the integration of renewable resources.

March 24, 2022

Alternative Precision Timing Services for the Nation’s Power Grid

The Office of Electricity has partnered with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to lead an effort to establish the Center for Alternate Synchronization and Timing (CAST).

March 22, 2022

Dynamic Load Modeling Workshop

DOE offers March 24 Dynamic Load Modeling Workshop