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November 13, 2013

News and Events

Energy Department Invests $12 Million to Speed Solar Deployments

The Energy Department announced eight teams will receive about $12 million together to spur solar power deployment by cutting red tape for residential and small commercial rooftop solar systems as part of the Department’s Rooftop Solar Challenge.

Energy Department Launches Alternative Fueling Station Locator App

The Energy Department launched a new mobile app to help drivers find stations that provide alternative fuel for vehicles.

Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Help Combat Emissions: U.N. Report

Energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives are among the recommended ways for the global community to help combat global warming, according to the United Nations Emissions Gap Report 2013.

Massachusetts Ranked Most Energy-Efficient State: ACEEE

For the third year in a row, Massachusetts topped the annual American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) State Energy Efficiency Scorecard.

Energy Blog

Leading the Way in Energy Best Practices

The Energy Department’s Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) honors leaders in the federal government who have developed unique ways to conserve energy and improve water and vehicle fleet efficiency, which ultimately saves taxpayers money.