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March 04, 2015

News and Events

Energy Department Announces $35 Million for Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies

The Energy Department announced up to $35 million in funding to advance fuel cell and hydrogen technologies, and enable early adoption of fuel cell applications, such as light-duty fuel cell electric vehicles.

Two Colorado-based Electric Cooperatives Named Wind Cooperatives of the Year for 2014

The Energy Department and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association recognized the Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association of Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico, and Wyoming, and San Isabel Electric Association of Colorado as the 2014 WINDExchange Wind Cooperatives of the Year.

Energy Department to Help Tribes Advance Clean Energy Projects

The Energy Department announced the third round of Strategic Technical Assistance Response Team assistance, which provides federally recognized tribal governments with on-the-ground support to accelerate clean energy project deployment.

Energy Department Offers $2.5 Million to Inspire Collegiate Clean Energy Entrepreneurs

The Energy Department announced $2.5 million in available funding for the Cleantech University Prize, which aims to inspire the next generation of clean energy entrepreneurs.

Energy Blog

Where Are They Now? National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition Participants Charting a Path to Success

The Energy Department’s National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition is back for its fourth year, providing prizes nationwide to a new generation of entrepreneurs who address the nation's energy challenges.

Clemson University Solves 3-D Jigsaw To Build a Solar House

Clemson University uses a "puzzle mentality" to creatively design its U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 project.