EERE Network News

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August 26, 2015

News and Events

$1 Billion in Energy Department Initiatives for Clean Energy Technologies

The Energy Department announced more than one billion dollars in initiatives to drive innovation and accelerate the clean energy economy.

Energy Department Awards Up to $9 Million for Cellulosic Bioenergy Systems

The Energy Department announced up to $9 million for the design of sustainable bioenergy systems that enhance the environmental and socio-economic sustainability of cellulosic bioenergy.

DOI Approves 485-Megawatt Blythe Mesa Solar Project in California

The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) announced that the Bureau of Land Management has approved a 485- megawatt photovoltaic facility in Riverside County, California.

Energy Blog

Team NY Alfred Creates a Model for Western New York State

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 project from Team NY Alfred in Alfred, New York, is being used to spread the word about renewable energy.