EERE Network News
September 07, 2011
News and Events
DOE has awarded more than $145 million as part of its SunShot Initiative to speed the development of cost- competitive solar technologies.
DOE will award up to $12 million in support of three drop-in biofuels projects in Illinois, North Carolina, and Wisconsin.
DOE, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the U.S. Navy have jointly issued a request for information from industry for ideas about how to leverage private capital to develop drop-in biofuels.
DOE and the U.S. Department of the Interior have awarded nearly $17 million over the next three years for research and development to advance hydropower.
The nonprofit American Solar Energy Society (ASES) is hosting its 16th annual ASES National Solar Tour across at least 35 states on October 1, drawing tens of thousands to visit innovative green homes.
U.S. carmakers Ford Motor Company and General Motors (GM) have announced initiatives to further develop alternative vehicles. Ford will team with Toyota Motor Corporation to design a hybrid series, while GM will collaborate with LG to engineer electric vehicles.