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.
April 22, 2015
News and Events
The Energy Department announced more than $1.75 million for five projects that will develop and demonstrate technologies to reduce the potential impacts of wind farms on sensitive bat species.
The Energy Department recently recognized San Antonio area partners and the City of Fort Worth for their leadership in advancing energy efficiency through the Better Buildings Challenge.
For the second year in a row, energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the United States have increased, according to the Energy Information Agency (EIA).
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that $500 million will be made available for transportation projects across the country under a seventh round of its Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) competitive grant program.
FGC Plasma Solutions from Case Western Reserve University in Ohio won the top student prize at the Clean Energy Trust Clean Energy Challenge in Chicago, the first regional contest for the Energy Department’s National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition.