EERE Network News

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November 19, 2014

News and Events

Energy Department Awards $425 Million for Next-Generation Supercomputing

The Energy Department announced $425 million for two new high performance computing awards to put the nation on a fast- track to next-generation exascale computing.

Energy Department Offers $5 Million for Residential Energy Efficiency, Partnerships

The Energy Department announced a $5 million investment that includes support to develop and demonstrate new residential energy efficiency solutions, and that will also help building energy efficiency research at universities and colleges.

DOI First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters

The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) announced that it has offered a right-of-way grant to Deepwater Wind for the Block Island Transmission System off the Rhode Island to transmit offshore wind energy.

New York Announces $206 Million in Awards for New Renewable Energy Projects

New York State announced $206 million in awards to four large-scale clean energy projects, including two large wind energy farms, a large new hydroelectric project and a small hydroelectric upgrade to an existing dam.

Energy Blog

10 Facts to Know About Data Centers

Ten facts to know about data centers energy use and national efforts to improve data center energy efficiency.

Features