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).

November 17, 2023

How Vehicle-Grid Integration is Forging New Connections

Our nation is transitioning to a decarbonized, electrified energy future.

November 13, 2023

Grid-Enhancing Technologies: From R&D to Reality

A future-ready grid requires infrastructure built with the latest technologies, including everything from complex devices compatible with digital technology to fundamental capabilities.

November 3, 2023

Justice Week 2023: Bringing Microgrids to Underserved and Indigenous Communities

Justice Week 2023 signifies a pivotal moment in our collective endeavor to provide reliable and resilient electricity to underserved and Indigenous communities throughout the United States.

October 30, 2023

Justice Week 2023: Highlighting the Energy Storage for Social Equity Initiative

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is leading the charge in ensuring that all Americans benefit from a resilient, reliable, secure, and affordable energy system that also advances equity and justice for all.

October 26, 2023

Challenges to Securing Information in the Next-Generation Electric Grid

If I asked you to envision the electric grid, you would probably think of a big, complex, physical system with lots of steel, copper, and concrete: towers, wires, transformers, and power plants.

September 27, 2023

DOE Releases Funding Opportunity to Reduce Costs of High-Voltage Direct Current Transmission

DOE released a $10 million funding opportunity announcement to fund research to drive innovation and reduce costs of high-voltage direct current.

September 27, 2023

Connecting the Country with HVDC

High-Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) transmission has significant advantages compared to conventional alternating current (AC) line.

September 22, 2023

Lighting the Way at OE: Part 4 – Celebrating World Energy Storage Day

These are truly exciting days in the energy storage field! A 21st century power grid will need to integrate increasingly diverse sources of electricity, and that calls for advancements in the performance and affordability of storage technologies.

September 19, 2023

Lighting the Way at OE: Part 3 – Finding energy storage solutions to fit all needs

Energy storage is a key part of a future-ready grid. The power grid is getting pulled and pushed in new directions every day from weather, electrification, and renewables.