EERE Network News
April 16, 2014
News and Events
The Energy Department announced up to $10 million in funding to advance the production of advanced biofuels and bioproducts made from renewable, non-food-based biomass.
The Energy Department announced $4 million to engage U.S. research universities in accelerating the development of the emerging marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy industry in the United States.
A new report released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that global emissions of greenhouse gases have risen to unprecedented levels despite a growing number of policies to reduce climate change.
Energy-efficiency targets implemented in half of U.S. states in 2012 saved enough electricity to power 2 million homes for a year, according to a new report released by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy.
The U.S. Army announced plans to start development of a nearly 20-megawatt solar array that will provide about 25% of the annual installation electricity requirement of Fort Huachuca, Arizona.
On May 5-7 in Las Vegas, 10 student teams representing colleges and universities throughout the country will vie for first place in the Energy Department’s Collegiate Wind Competition.