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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 24, 2018
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Department of Energy Announces $218 Million for Quantum Information Science
Field will shape future of information processing.
September 19, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $21.6 Million for Computational Chemical Sciences Research
Research aims to advance development of software for exascale computing.
September 18, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $120 Million for Battery Innovation Hub
Argonne’s Joint Center for Energy Storage Research renewed for five years.
September 18, 2018
energy storage technology at National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Department of Energy Announces New Projects to Extend Grid Energy Storage
ARPA-E awards $28 million toward development of long-duration energy storage technologies.
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 14, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Dr. Alexey Likhachev, CEO of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM
Secretary Perry and Ambassador Jon Huntsman met with Dr. Alexey Likhachev, CEO of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM.
September 13, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Anton Siluanov
Conversation focused on challenges of the bilateral relationship while recognizing the importance of communicating on energy issues.
September 13, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Russian Minister of Energy, Alexander Novak
Two leaders discussed ways in which America and Russia n work together can work together to ensure world energy market stability and transparency.
September 13, 2018
U.S. Becomes World’s Largest Crude Oil Producer and Department of Energy Authorizes Short Term Natural Gas Exports
In June and August, the United States surpassed Russia in crude oil production for the first time since February 1999.
September 12, 2018
Department of Energy Announces New Funding Opportunity for Next-Generation DC Circuit Breakers
Projects will develop designs for medium voltage, direct current (MVDC) circuit breakers for a variety of applications.
September 10, 2018
Secretary Perry Meets with Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
The two energy leaders discussed a wide array of issues, including the potential for U.S.-Saudi civil nuclear engagement.
September 7, 2018
Samuel W. Bodman, 11th Secretary of Energy, Passes Away
Statement from Secretary Perry on the passing of Samuel W. Bodman.
September 5, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $80 Million Investment in Advanced Vehicle Technologies Research
Projects support DOE's goal to invest in early-stage research of transportation technologies that can give families and businesses greater choice.
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.
September 4, 2018
algae research at national renewable energy laboratory
Department of Energy Announces 36 Projects for Bioenergy Research and Development
R&D will enable cost-competitive, drop-in renewable hydrocarbon fuels, bio-based products, and power from non-food biomass and waste feedstocks.
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.
August 27, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $8 Million for Particle Accelerators for Science & Society
Projects to benefit medicine, industrial applications, and security.
August 23, 2018
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DOE 2017 Wind Market Reports Indicate Strong Wind Power Installation Trends and Falling Prices
The reports cover three market sectors: land-based utility scale, distributed, and offshore wind.
August 22, 2018
National Renewable Energy Laboratory solar research
Department of Energy Announces Technology Commercialization Fund Projects
Over $20 million to 10 National Labs and 71 private sector partners for development and commercial deployment of promising energy technologies.
August 17, 2018
Deputy Secretary Brouillette Hosts U.S.-Republic of Korea High Level Bilateral Commission Meeting
Deputy Secretary Brouillette and Vice Foreign Minister Cho discussed nuclear energy and more.
August 15, 2018
Largest Native American PV installation in the United States; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Department of Energy to Fund 15 Tribal Energy Infrastructure Deployment Projects
Projects will help Native American and Alaska Native communities harness their vast undeveloped energy resources to reduce or stabilize energy costs.
August 14, 2018
DOE’S NREL Acquires Powerful New High-Performance Computing System
Eagle will be 3.5 times more powerful than current system dedicated to energy research.
August 14, 2018
Secretary Perry Announces $38 Million in New Projects to Support Innovative Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
Selections for this investment focus on key early-stage technical challenges.