EERE Network News

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June 24, 2015

News and Events

ARPA-E Announces 18 New Residential Heat and Bioenergy Crop Projects

The Energy Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) announced $55 million in funding for 18 projects in residential combined heat and power and in renewable transportation fuels from biomass.

Energy Department Launches Clean Energy Initiatives

The Energy Department announced several new initiatives, including the launch of a Clean Energy Impact Investment Center. The Center will make the Department’s resources more readily available to the public, including mission-driven investors.

IEA Report Offers Global Energy Emissions Strategy

A peak in global energy-related emissions could be achieved as early as 2020 at no net economic cost, according to the International Energy Agency's (IEA) new World Energy Outlook Special Report on Energy and Climate Change.

Energy Blog

EASI House Reflects New England—With a Dash of Central America

For this year's upcoming U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, the Western New England University, Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá, and Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana team is seeking a blend in its Efficient, Affordable, Solar, Innovation—or EASI—House.