EERE Network News
November 02, 2011
News and Events
The U.S. Department of the Interior has released an updated plan for solar energy development in six western states. DOE helped develop the original plan.
A report from the Solar Foundation shows that job numbers in the solar energy field continue to rise. The report also indicates further growth in the workforce in 2012.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded $44.6 million in payments for 156 advanced biofuel producers in 38 states.
The University of Minnesota has commissioned a DOE- backed wind research station featuring a Clipper Liberty wind turbine.
St. Paul, Minnesota, has unveiled a new solar photovoltaic installation at the RiverCentre convention complex in downtown St. Paul. The project received $1 million from DOE through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
DOE's Clean Cities initiative has introduced the new Vehicle Cost Calculator and its accompanying widget on the Alternative Fuel and Advanced Vehicles Data center website.