EERE Network News

EERE's newsletter, the EERE Network News, covers national and international energy efficiency and renewable energy news and events, as well as new EERE websites and energy facts.

October 01, 2014

News and Events

Energy Department Announces Up to $25 Million to Reduce Costs of Algal Biofuels

The Energy Department announced up to $25 million in funding to reduce the cost of algal biofuels to less than $5 per gasoline gallon equivalent by 2019.

White House Highlights New Energy Department Clean Energy Measures

The White House announced a series of executive actions, which include several Energy Department initiatives, to expand the deployment of renewable energy and cut greenhouse gas emissions.

Energy Department Announces Winners of Housing Innovation Awards

The Energy Department presented Housing Innovation Awards to 28 industry leaders who are commercializing and deploying cutting-edge technologies.

Energy Department Announces Indoor Lighting Winners

The Energy Department announced the winners of the sixth annual Next Generation Luminaires design competition for indoor lighting.

Energy Blog

SunShot Installs Solar Energy System on Local Habitat for Humanity Home

On September 19, the SunShot Initiative team enjoyed a day in the sun on a rooftop in Washington, D.C., where we volunteered to install a solar energy system on a Habitat for Humanity home.