U.S. Department of Energy Projects Win 33 R&D 100 Awards for 2017
Awards recognize exceptional new products or processes that were developed and introduced into the marketplace during the previous year.
November 20, 2017
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Congratulates 2017 Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awardees
Ten accomplished women from across many disciplines were recognized for their achievements and leadership in clean energy.
November 17, 2017
Department of Energy Approves Presidential Permit for Northern Pass Transmission Line Project
Transmission system will deliver up to 1090 megawatts of low-emission, reliable hydropower from Quebec, Canada to Deerfield, New Hampshire.
November 16, 2017
DOE National Laboratory Resumes Operation of U.S. Transient Test Reactor
Idaho National Laboratory (INL) achieved an important step towards restoring U.S. nuclear energy transient testing capability.
November 15, 2017
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces Expanded Partnership Opportunities with the National Laboratories
Authorization comes after the Agreements for Commercializing Technology pilot successfully completed a six-year pilot study.
November 13, 2017
DOE Joins Congressional Delegation During Visit to Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands
Officials visit islands to assess damages and discuss ongoing recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
November 9, 2017
Department of Energy Cites Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC for Worker Safety and Health Program Violation
The violation is associated with worker retaliation by SRNS against an employee at the Savannah River Site in 2015.
November 8, 2017
Department of Energy Announces Five New Projects Through BIRD Energy Partnership with Israel
Selected clean energy projects will receive $4.8 million through Binational Industrial Research and Development program.
November 1, 2017
Statement from Secretary of Energy Rick Perry on DOE’s Regulatory Review Report to the President
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry issues statement on the Energy Department's regulatory review report to the President.
October 25, 2017
Department of Energy Statement in Response to FERC Public Comments
Energy Department Press Secretary issues statement about FERC public comments.
October 25, 2017
How the Energy Department is Helping to Restore Power in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin IslandsLearn More
A look at the Energy Department Department's efforts to bring power back to islands devastated by recent hurricanes.
GridEx IV: Government and Industry Exercise Together to Improve the Response to Grid Security EmergenciesLearn More
Grid Security Exercise – known as GridEx – is designed to test the electricity sector’s ability to respond to grid security emergencies.
How ARPA-E Tech Helped Detect Hurricane Harvey’s Hidden HazardsLearn More
After Hurricane Harvey, laser-guided drone technology funded by ARPA-E helped with recovery efforts by searching for leaking natural gas pipelines.
Lighting the Spark to Pursue STEM Education in IdahoLearn More
Mark Peters, Director of Idaho National Lab, discusses the importance of STEM education.
One of the most ubiquitous items in the world is an item you can probably see from wherever you’re listening… the light bulb. The story of how the light bulb came to light is a fascinating one that we think even a child could understand.
DOE at WE17: Women Engineers at National Labs Inspiring Future Generations
Kathrine Cipriano gives a brief overview of the 2017 Society of Women Engineers conference.
November 2, 2017Learn More