September 26, 2022

Industry partners use ORNL software to trim carbon footprint of buildings

Two years after DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory provided a model of nearly every building in America, commercial partners are using the tool to design energy-efficient buildings and cities and link energy efficiency to real estate value and risk.

September 16, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Announces 2022 Energy Storage Grand Challenge Summit

This year’s summit will focus on new strategic efforts for energy storage advancement and progress in meeting the Long Duration Storage Shot goals.

September 1, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Opportunity: Rapid Operational Validation Initiative for Flow Batteries

The U.S. Department of Energy is issuing a lab call to develop the Rapid Operational Validation Initiative (ROVI), which will address critical gaps in data needs to evaluate energy storage.

August 31, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Announces 2022 Electricity Advisory Committee

DOE announced the new members of the Electricity Advisory Committee (EAC), an important component of DOE’s strategy to improve its research, development, and demonstration portfolio and program activities.

July 19, 2022

Office of Electricity Selects Four Projects for Small Business Research and Development Grants

The Office of Electricity is supporting four small business projects focused on advanced protective relaying and energy storage power conversion.

July 14, 2022

Technology Commercialization Fund Provides Over $18 Million to Streamline Commercialization of Clean Energy Technologies

The Office of Electricity announced $18.4 million in grants through the Technology Commercialization Fund (TCF) for seven national laboratory projects with the goal of getting more clean energy technology to the marketplace.

July 14, 2022

DOE and FEMA Host PR100 Six-Month Progress Update Webinar July 21 

Join the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) project team conducting the Puerto Rico Grid Resilience and Transition to 100% Renewable Energy Study (PR100).

July 12, 2022

DOE Office of Electricity Requests Feedback on Next American-Made Challenges Prize

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Electricity (OE) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) are requesting feedback on the structure of the next American-Made Challenge.

July 12, 2022

June Updates: Building a Better Grid Initiative

Get the latest details on the Building a Better Grid Initiative.

July 6, 2022

Biden Administration Announces $2.3 Billion for States and Tribes to Strengthen and Modernize America’s Power Grid

President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Provides Historic Investments to Build State and Tribal Electricity Grids Resilient to Climate Change, Deploy Cheaper and Cleaner Energy