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February 12, 2019
Screenshot of the RAPID Toolkit
Innovative Tool that Helps States and Industry Plan New Energy Infrastructure Now Covers the Entire Nation
The RAPID Toolkit, an online portal with information about regulatory processes and requirements for transmission projects, now covers the entire U.S.
February 7, 2019
Artist rendition of GPS Satellite
The April 2019 Global Positioning System (GPS) Week Number Rollover
The April 2019 Global Positioning System (GPS) Week Number Rollover
February 4, 2019
Photo of cityscape at night
Challenging America’s Innovators for New Ideas for a More Resilient Grid
New contest seeks innovative ideas on how existing procedures and practices can be modified or replaced to improve grid operations. Register today!
November 30, 2018
Photo of Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Keeping the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure Secure and Resilient
As Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month wraps up, a snapshot of OE's work to keep U.S. critical infrastructure secure and resilient.
November 29, 2018
Graphic of PNNL's Dynamic Contingency Analysis Tool
Grid Innovation at PNNL and ORNL Recognized with Prestigious R&D 100 Awards
The projects address an area vital to improving grid resilience and reliability: analysis of system performance.
October 26, 2018
Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker at Los Alamos National Lab
Notes from the Road: Innovation and Commitment at Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories to Make the Grid More Resilient and Secure
Innovation and Commitment at Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories to Make the Grid More Resilient and Secure
October 19, 2018
Photo of Assistant Secretary Walker speaking at the SWPA 75th anniversary celebration
Congratulations to SWPA on 75 Years of Delivering Energy to American Communities and Businesses
DOE congratulates SWPA on its long history and vital role in helping ensure the power grid is secure and resilient.
September 28, 2018
diagram of AEP microgrid test bed
Demonstrating the Benefits of Autonomous, Decentralized Control of Microgrids
Demonstrating the Benefits of Autonomous, Decentralized Control of Microgrids
September 24, 2018
Photo of Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker with HUD Deputy Secretary Pamela Patenaude and PREPA CEO Jose Ortiz
A First-Hand Look at Puerto Rico One Year After Maria and Irma
A First-Hand Look at Puerto Rico One Year After Maria
August 2, 2018
Picture of WAPA crew that has helped restore power following the Carr fire
A Note of Appreciation: WAPA’s Crews Work Round the Clock to Restore Power Following the Carr Fire in California
WAPA’s Crews Work Round the Clock to Restore Power Following the Carr Fire in California
August 1, 2018
Leveraging Small Business Innovation in the Ongoing Advancement of Grid Resilience and Reliability
OE and CESER funding will support innovation in the further advancement of grid resilience and reliability.
July 31, 2018
Valuing the Benefits of Utility Investments in Power System Reliability and Resilience
Two OE-sponsored products that help utilities and regulators value the benefits of power system reliability and resilience are now available.
July 19, 2018
Photo of Assistant Secretary Walker at PNNL
On the Move: Collaborating with Private and Public Partners on Grid Security and Resilience
On the Move: Collaborating with Private and Public Partners on Grid Security and Resilience
July 2, 2018
Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker at the June 2018 SEARUC Conference
Strengthening the Security and Resilience of the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Strengthening the Security and Resilience of the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
June 7, 2018
Partnering with the Energy Sector in Alabama to Create a More Connected and Resilient Neighborhood
Learn how a unique community is using complementary next-generation technologies, including community-scale microgrids and transactive controls.
May 2, 2018
Alison Silverstein (NASPI Project Manager) and Vahid Madani
Recognizing the People Behind the Technology: NASPI Awards
DOE congratulates NASPI award winners for their commitment, innovation, and hard work to continue advancing technology that improves grid reliability.
March 20, 2018
Photo of Sandia researchers receiving plaque at a recent OE ceremony recognizing the R&D 100 awards
Grid Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories Recognized with Two R&D 100 Awards
Two innovative projects have major implications for improving the resilience and reliability of the nation’s power grid.
March 14, 2018
Speakers at the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Winter Summit in Washington, D.C. February 2018.
Promoting a Strong and Prosperous Energy Future
We all must encourage women to develop careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
February 21, 2018
Head shot of Dr. Amit Goyal
Dr. Amit Goyal Elected to the National Academy of Engineering
Dr. Amit Goyal Elected to the National Academy of Engineering
January 23, 2018
Michael Pesin, Deputy Assistant Secretary of OE’s Advanced Grid R&D Division, speaks with Duotong Yang, Engineer at Dominion Energy.
Dynamic Partners are Essential for R&D Success
Dynamic Partners are Essential for R&D Success
January 17, 2018
City skyline graphic comprised of data
Advanced Cybersecurity Technologies on Display at Next Week’s DistribuTECH Conference
Advanced Cybersecurity Technologies on Display at Next Week’s DistribuTECH Conference
November 21, 2017
Western Area Power Administration power lines in Colorado
GridEx IV: Government and Industry Exercise Together to Improve the Response to Grid Security Emergencies
Grid Security Exercise – known as GridEx – is designed to test the electricity sector’s ability to respond to grid security emergencies.
November 16, 2017
Clusters of high-impact infrastructure assets in New Orleans
Strengthening Community Resilience in New Orleans
An article on the Grid Analysis and Design for Energy and Infrastructure Resiliency for New Orleans project.
October 30, 2017
Lit-up city at night
Protecting Critical Energy Infrastructure from All Hazards
Protecting Critical Energy Infrastructure from All Hazards