EERE Network News
December 12, 2012
News and Events
The Energy Department announced a $29 million investment in four projects (part of its SunShot Initiative) that will help advance affordable, reliable clean energy for U.S. families and businesses.
The Energy Department and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the 2013 Fuel Economy Guide, giving consumers information to help them choose the most fuel-efficient and low greenhouse gas-emitting vehicles.
Renewable energy use will grow at a much faster rate than fossil energy use through 2040, according to U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) projections in the Annual Energy Outlook 2013.
The Energy Department announced two new initiatives aimed at driving increased renewable energy production and sustainable economic development in Indian Country.
The Energy Department is launching the Apps for Vehicles Challenge, looking for the best business plans, app ideas, and product designs that use open vehicle data to help vehicle owners save fuel and save money.