EERE Network News
August 10, 2011
News and Events
President Obama has announced the first fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas pollutions standards for work trucks and buses, starting with those built in 2014.
DOE has announced that Philips Lighting North America won the 60-watt replacement bulb category of the Bright Tomorrow Lighting Prize (L Prize) competition.
DOE has finalized a $967 million loan guarantee for a 290-megawatt solar project in Arizona that will supply electricity for California customers.
DOE has awarded nearly $7 million for independent cost analyses that will support research and development of fuel cells and hydrogen storage systems.
The wind energy industry expanded during the second quarter of 2011, adding more than during the same period same period in 2010, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA).
The Washington Redskins have announced they will install 8,000 solar panels over a parking area of the team's stadium.
DOE has relaunched its Energy.gov website, offering an interactive information platform that provides localized data and resources to save energy and money.