Office of Electricity Announces Investment to Improve Grid Resilience and Reliability through Innovative R&D into the Internet of ThingsLearn More
June 19, 2019
Universities, in partnership with industry, National Laboratories, and research consortia, are being encouraged to develop innovative R&D.
Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month: 10 Questions for Kerry CheungLearn More
May 22, 2019
Kerry Cheung is a Program Manager for electric grid research and development in the Office of Electricity.
Keeping the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure Secure and Resilient Requires a Strong STEM WorkforceLearn More
April 5, 2019
Bruce Walker, Assistant Secretary of the Office of Electricity, lays out why STEM is invaluable to their mission.
Innovative Tool that Helps States and Industry Plan New Energy Infrastructure Now Covers the Entire NationLearn More
February 12, 2019
The RAPID Toolkit, an online portal with information about regulatory processes and requirements for transmission projects, now covers the entire U.S.
The April 2019 Global Positioning System (GPS) Week Number RolloverLearn More
February 7, 2019
The April 2019 Global Positioning System (GPS) Week Number Rollover
Challenging America’s Innovators for New Ideas for a More Resilient GridLearn More
February 4, 2019
New contest seeks innovative ideas on how existing procedures and practices can be modified or replaced to improve grid operations. Register today!
Keeping the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure Secure and ResilientLearn More
November 30, 2018
As Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month wraps up, a snapshot of OE's work to keep U.S. critical infrastructure secure and resilient.
Grid Innovation at PNNL and ORNL Recognized with Prestigious R&D 100 AwardsLearn More
November 29, 2018
The projects address an area vital to improving grid resilience and reliability: analysis of system performance.
November: A Time When the Nation Focuses on the Vital Importance of Keeping the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure Secure and ResilientLearn More
November 1, 2018
November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month.
Notes from the Road: Innovation and Commitment at Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories to Make the Grid More Resilient and SecureLearn More
October 26, 2018
Innovation and Commitment at Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories to Make the Grid More Resilient and Secure
Department of Energy Announces $121 Million for Small Business Research and Development GrantsLearn More
July 15, 2019
More than 100 grants will support scientific innovation.
Department of Energy Announces 2019 Technology Commercialization Fund ProjectsLearn More
June 25, 2019
Projects will strengthen partnerships between National Laboratories and private sector companies to deploy promising technologies to the marketplace.
DOE, Israel’s Ministry of Energy, and Israel Innovation Authority Announce Call for Proposals for the U.S.-Israel Energy CenterLearn More
April 30, 2019
Center will initially fund up to $16 million for research in the areas of energy-water nexus, fossil energy, energy storage, and cybersecurity.
Department of Energy Announces $20 Million for Artificial Intelligence ResearchLearn More
April 17, 2019
Research aims at improving A.I. as a tool of grid resiliency and science.
President Trump Signs Executive Order for Resilience Against Electromagnetic PulsesLearn More
March 26, 2019
Executive Order establishes the first ever comprehensive whole-of-government policy to build resilience and protect against electromagnetic pulses.
DOE Announces $100 Million in Small Business Innovation and Technology FundingLearn More
March 6, 2019
Eligible small businesses that have previously received Phase I grants will be able to complete for Phase II grants with a duration of up to 2 years.
Department of Energy Announces $35 Million for Ultra-Efficient Power ManagementLearn More
February 7, 2019
ARPA-E awards 12 new projects to support medium-voltage devices for grid, industry and transportation.
DOE, FERC Announce Technical Conference on Energy Infrastructure Security PracticesLearn More
February 4, 2019
Energy Department and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to discuss security practices to protect energy infrastructure.
DOE Challenges America’s Innovators to Propose Improvements to the Bulk Power System to Improve ResilienceLearn More
January 24, 2019
Upcoming contest will award $1 million for ideas that advance the resilience and reliability of the nation’s bulk power system.
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Transmission Permitting and Technical Assistance DivisionLearn More
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The Role of Microgrids in Helping to Advance the Nation’s Energy SystemLearn More
Microgrids, which are localized grids that can disconnect from the traditional grid to operate autonomously and help mitigate grid disturbances to ...
Transformer Resilience and Advanced Components (TRAC) ProgramLearn More
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