What We Do
The Office of Electricity is building a 21st century electricity grid to power our communities, ensuring that low-cost clean energy is available to support and improve the lives of all Americans.
We are working amid a fascinating energy transformation period in the United States, one that will change the electricity grid more in the next 10 years than it has in the last 100 years.
Learn more about OE's exciting work and meet the OE leadership team.
How We Do It
News & Blogs
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 20, 2023Learn More
GETs Maximize Electricity Transmission Across Existing Systems to Lower Operating Costs
November 13, 2023Learn More
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.
November 3, 2023Learn More
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 30, 2023Learn More
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.
October 26, 2023Learn More
DOE released a $10 million funding opportunity announcement to fund research to drive innovation and reduce costs of high-voltage direct current.
September 27, 2023Learn More
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The EAC advises OE in its efforts to modernize the nation's grid infrastructure.Learn more
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