EERE Network News
July 13, 2011
News and Events
DOE has offered a conditional loan guarantee of $105 million to support the country's first commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant.
DOE has released three annual market reports showing continued growth in manufacturing and deployment for wind energy power, advanced vehicles, and fuel cell technologies.
Three U.S. firms are among the leaders in a new global survey of renewable energy use by major corporations.
Global investments in cleantech rose 32% in 2010, driven by expansion in China and small-scale European projects, according to a new UN report. The United States was also a leader with financial investment in large-scale renewables.
A new database that maps the energy available in U.S. tidal streams now allows researchers to gain deeper insight into the potential for renewable tidal energy.
Team Florida, competing in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 this fall, is made up of researchers from four Sunshine State universities who designed their house for hot, humid climates.