EERE Network News

August 13, 2014

News and Events

Energy Department Announces $18 Million for Projects to Advance Geothermal Energy

The Energy Department announced up to $18 million for 32 projects that will advance geothermal energy development in the United States.

New Jersey Offshore Wind Firm Highlights Energy Department Grant

Fishermen’s Energy highlighted the $46.7 million Energy Department grant, announced in May, which will provide funding over four years to accelerate the commercialization of innovative offshore wind technologies in the United States.

EcoCAR 3 Kicks Off in September

EcoCAR 3, the latest in the Energy Department's Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition series, will have a kickoff workshop in Novi, Michigan, from September 16 to 18.

Energy Department Increases Access to Energy-Department-Funded Scientific Research

The Energy Department announced that it is introducing new measures to increase access to scholarly publications and digital data resulting from Energy Department-funded research.

Energy Blog

New National Clean Fleets Partners Build New Roads to Sustainability

The Energy Department’s National Clean Fleets Partnership helps the country’s largest fleets reduce their petroleum use by switching to alternative fuels, adopting advanced technology vehicles, reducing their idling, and implementing other fuel saving techniques.