EERE Network News
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October 22, 2014
News and Events
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz delivered remarks at the opening of Abengoa’s second-generation cellulosic ethanol plant in Hugoton, Kansas.
The Energy Department announced $10 million to support research, development, and manufacturing of solid-state lighting technologies across the country.
The Energy Department announced approximately $5 million for 13 states to advance innovative approaches for local clean energy development that will reduce energy bills, protect the environment, and increase energy security.
The Energy Department announced up to $14 million to support landscape design approaches to enhance the sustainability of cellulosic bioenergy by improving feedstock production, logistics systems, and technology development.
Distributed solar photovoltaic system prices dropped by 12% to 19% nationwide in 2013, according to a joint report from the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Green Racing is helping to bring new levels of "clean, fast, and efficient" to motorsports competition and consumer vehicles through the announcement of this season’s Green Challenge Award and its new green racing protocols.