EERE Network News

June 25, 2014

News and Events

Energy Department Awards $100 Million for Innovative Energy Research

The Energy Department has awarded $100 million for 32 Energy Frontier Research Centers that will accelerate the scientific breakthroughs needed to build the 21st-century energy economy.

ARPA-E Awards $33 Million for New Fuel Cell Projects

The Energy Department's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) announced $33 million in funding for 13 new projects aimed at developing transformational fuel cell technologies for low-cost distributed power generation.

DOI Announces Largest U.S. Offshore Wind Energy Area for Development

The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) announced that more than 742,000 acres offshore of Massachusetts will be available for commercial wind energy leasing.

Small Businesses Receive $3 Million in Support from the Energy Department

The Energy Department on June 20 announced $3.2 million to launch the National Incubator Initiative for Clean Energy, which will create a national support network to serve the clean energy small business and entrepreneur community.

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Small Business Innovation Research Projects to Make a Big Impact on Clean Energy Economy

In the latest round of funding, the Energy Department's Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs are supporting 14 small businesses from 10 states with nearly $15 million in awards to bring their innovative technologies closer to the market.