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December 6, 2018
Deputy Secretary Dan Brouillette Congratulates 2018 Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awardees
Nine women were recognized for their leadership in clean energy at the 7th Annual U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Symposium.
December 3, 2018
UCF won the 2018 cyberforce competition
University of Central Florida Wins DOE’s 2018 CyberForce Competition
Competition is designed to develop the next generation of cybersecurity professionals.
November 20, 2018
Electric Transmission Issues Workshop Materials Now Available
Electric Transmission Issues Workshop Materials Now Available
November 19, 2018
Department of Energy Announces 32 R&D 100 Award Winners
DOE’s national laboratories have received more than 800 R&D 100 awards since the annual competition began in 1962.
November 14, 2018
Department of Energy Invests $7.5 Million to Strengthen the Resilience of the Nation’s Power Grid
Innovative Research to Develop the Next Generation of Large Power Transformers
November 9, 2018
Office of Electricity to Host Electric Transmission Issues Workshop on November 15, 2018
OE is hosting the workshop to solicit input regarding DOE’s 2019 electric transmission congestion study and foster dialogue on key issues.
October 31, 2018
Electrical wires and wind turbines
Department of Energy Announces First-Ever Grid Software Competition
Competitors to build software solutions for a Secure, efficient power grid.
October 29, 2018
Transmission lines leaving Western’s Mead Substation heading west to California.
Energy Department Announces Proposed Rulemaking to Implement Its Critical Electric Infrastructure Information (CEII) Designation Authorit...
Action will ensure that DOE is compliant with its responsibilities and authorities under the Federal Power Act and the FAST Act.
October 19, 2018
DOE Now Accepting Public Comments on Supplement to the U.S. Energia Sierra Juarez (ESJ) Transmission Line Project Final EIS
The 45-day comment period starts on Friday, October 19, 2018 and closes on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.
October 5, 2018
Deadline for Submitting Comments on Proposed Procedures for Conducting Electric Transmission Congestion Studies Extended to October 24, 2018
Deadline for Submitting Comments on Proposed Procedures for Conducting Electric Transmission Congestion Studies Extended to October 24, 2018
October 4, 2018
DOE and DHS Co-Chair Oil and Natural Gas Subsector Coordinating Council and Energy Government Coordinating Council Meeting
Meeting aimed at advancing joint initiatives to enhance the security and resilience of the Nation’s oil and natural gas infrastructure.
October 2, 2018
New LBNL Report on Estimating the Cost of Power Interruptions Now Available
New LBNL Report on Estimating the Cost of Power Interruptions Now Available
October 1, 2018
New cybersecurity office opens
Department of Energy Invests $28 Million to Advance Cybersecurity of the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure
Funding to support the creation of more resilient energy delivery systems.
September 26, 2018
OE Issues Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Energia Sierra Juarez (ESJ) U.S. Transmission Line Project
Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Energia Sierra Juarez (ESJ) U.S. Transmission Line Project Issued
September 25, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Investment to Improve Resilience and Reliability of the Nation’s Energy Infrastructure
Funding will explore the use of big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning technology to leverage the power of grid sensors.
September 14, 2018
U.S. Department of Energy Responds to Florence and Tropical Storms
The Energy Department's Energy Response Center is fully activated and DOE ESF-12 responders have deployed to FEMA coordination centers.
September 4, 2018
Karen Evans, Assistant Secretary for the Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response
Karen Evans Sworn in as DOE Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response
Karen S. Evans will serve as the Energy Department's first Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response.
August 29, 2018
Secretary Perry presents the honor awards
Secretary Perry Hosts DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards Ceremony
Secretary Perry recognizes the outstanding achievements of individuals and teams who have gone above and beyond in fulfilling DOE’s mission.
July 26, 2018
Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker Testifies on Puerto Rico’s Grid
Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker Testifies on the Status of Puerto Rico’s Electric Infrastructure and the Future Operation of the Grid
June 20, 2018
Office of Electricity Releases "Energy Resilience Solutions for the Puerto Rico Grid" Report
This report contains recommendations for the Government of Puerto Rico to consider for incorporation into its recovery plans.
June 19, 2018
Photo of Bruce J. Walker being interviewed by Columbia Energy podcast host Bill Loveless
Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker Discusses Efforts to Bolster U.S. Grid Resilience
Mr. Walker discusses the Department’s wide range of activities to make the power grid more resilient In this Columbia Energy Exchange podcast.
June 8, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Investment to Strengthen the Resilience of the Nation’s Power Grid
Funding Will Support Innovative Research for the Development of the Next Generation of Large Power Transformers, A Critical Component of the Grid
June 7, 2018
Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker Testifies on “The Electric Grid of the Future”
Mr. Walker highlighted the Department's commitment to a resilient and reliable power grid, OE priorities, the standup of CESER, and R&D efforts.
May 30, 2018
Executive Order 13800 on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure: Assessment of Electricity Disru...
Report on addressing the mounting risk of cyber-attacks and threats to the U.S. electric grid.
May 29, 2018
Grid Modernization Initiative (GMI) Peer Review To Be Held September 4–7, 2018
GMI Peer Review to be held September 4–7, 2018