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June 21, 2018
International Index of Energy Security Risk: Assessing Risk in a Global Energy Market
Foreword: Global Energy Institute’s International Index of Energy Security Risk
This year’s International Index shows the U.S. was in 2016 the second-most energy secure country of the 25 large energy consuming countries.
June 30, 2017
DOE Releases 2016 Jobs Data for Download
Today EPSA is announcing the public release of the data contained in the 2017 U.S. Energy and Employment Report in a downloadable format.
June 30, 2017
DOE Builds Energy Job Pathways for Veterans
DOE tops civilian Federal agencies in hiring veterans who make up 38 percent of the current DOE workforce.
April 18, 2017
Call for Abstracts: Future Markets Workshop on Flexibility

Call for Abstracts: Future Markets Workshop on Flexibility...

January 9, 2017
 The second installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review explores the transformations in the Nation’s electricity system that will be needed through 2040.
New Study Helps Map Out Road Ahead for U.S. Electricity System

The second installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review explores the transformations in the Nation’s electricity system that will be needed through...

December 12, 2016
White House Announces Publication of Joint U.S.-Canada Strategy and Action Plans to Build a More Secure and Resilient Future Electric Grid

Building and maintaining a hardened, resilient and secure grid of the future is essential for our nation to function at its best in a modern...

September 28, 2016
6 Charts that Will Make You Optimistic About America’s Clean Energy Future

How wind, solar, LEDs and electric vehicles are leading the way in America's clean energy revolution, visualized in six simple charts.

May 23, 2016
U.S.-Israel Integrated Energy and Desalination Design Challenge Lab Call

Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis (EPSA) has issued a National Laboratory call for proposals for the U.S....

May 2, 2016
Upcoming DOE Public Workshop on “New Opportunities and Challenges in U.S. Energy Security”

On May 13th, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis (EPSA) is hosting a public workshop on “New Opportunities...

April 21, 2016
One-year Anniversary of the First Installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review

Today, the Quadrennial Energy Review Task Force, co-chaired by the White House Domestic Policy Council and Office of Science and Technology Policy...

March 10, 2016
President Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House in Washington. | Photo courtesy of the Government of Canada.
How the U.S. and Canada are Fighting Climate Change Together

Learn how the U.S. and Canada are partnering to build a stronger clean energy future.

February 10, 2016
New Request for Information to Inform Department of Energy Critical Materials Strategy

The Department of Energy's Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis has just released a Request for Information (RFI) on critical materials in...

December 7, 2015
Innovative Financing for Clean Energy Technologies

Today, as the first global Green Bank Network was announced at an event hosted in Paris by the OECD and Bloomberg Philanthropies, U.S. Energy...

November 10, 2015
Finance and Markets: Public Peer Review of EPSA Projects

On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, the Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis (EPSA) at the U.S. Department of Energy will be conducting an in...

October 9, 2015
MAP: How Climate Change Threatens America’s Energy Infrastructure in Every Region

Explore the regional climate change vulnerabilities to the U.S. energy sector and examples of resilient solutions by clicking on each shaded area...

August 4, 2015
The Water-Energy Nexus: Capturing the Benefits of Integrated Resource Management for Water & Electricity Utilities and their Partners

On May 28th and 29th, a joint workshop organized by Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis (EPSA) and University...

June 2, 2015
DOE Launches the “Partnership for Energy Sector Climate Resilience” with 17 Electric Utilities

On April 30, Energy Secretary Moniz and Deputy Secretary Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall welcomed senior executives from power companies that have...

February 6, 2015
QER Update and New Reports On-Line

In its role as the Secretariat for the White House-led QER, the Energy Policy and Systems Analysis Office (EPSA) at DOE commissioned a range of...

November 6, 2014
Accelerate Energy Productivity 2030 Launch

Today, the Department of Energy kicked off Accelerate Energy Productivity 2030. This initiative supports President Obama’s goal to double our...

September 18, 2014
The Department of Energy is taking public comment on the first installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review until October 10. Photo by U.S. Department of Energy
Deadline for public comments for the Quadrennial Energy Review is October 10

The October 10 deadline for public comments for the first installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) is coming up soon. We want to hear...

July 29, 2014
A researcher evaluates methane produced in a unique conservation process. Methane is both a potent greenhouse gas and valuable energy resource.| Photo courtesy of the Energy Department.
A Path to Reduce Methane Emissions from Gas Systems

Secretary Moniz outlines steps the Department is taking to help modernize the nation’s natural gas transmission and distribution systems.

June 18, 2014
Infographic by <a href="/node/379579">Sarah Gerrity</a>, Energy Department.
Ensuring the Resiliency of Our Future Water and Energy Systems

A new report explores the interdependencies between our water and energy systems, framing the challenges and opportunities ahead for the Energy...

May 21, 2014
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Quadrennial Energy Review Stakeholder Meeting - New Orleans, May 27, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy is hosting a public meeting on the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) in New Orleans on May 27, 2014, with Secretary of...

April 24, 2014
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Methane Stakeholder Roundtables

As part of the President's Climate Action Plan, the Department of Energy will host stakeholder meetings on reducing methane emissions from the mid-...

March 6, 2014
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