EERE Network News
September 25, 2013
News and Events
The Energy Department announced that 33 breakthrough energy projects will receive approximately $66 million from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E).
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Georgetown University signed an agreement to collaborate on the Georgetown University Energy Prize, a competition to encourage reducing energy use in communities across the United States.
Production scale, not lower labor costs, drives China's current advantage in manufacturing photovoltaic solar energy systems, according to a new report released by the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced more than $136 million in rural loan guarantees that include more than $5 million in smart grid projects.
Collegiate teams competing in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon must overcome major hurdles, including safely transporting their houses to the competition site in Irvine, California.