EERE Network News
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February 10, 2016
News and Events
The Energy Department announced $21 million in new funding to lower barriers to solar energy deployment.
The Energy Department's partners will use the Standard Energy Efficiency Data (SEED) Platform Collaborative to improve the quality and consistency of building energy data.
The Energy Information Agency (EIA) recently estimated that renewables used in the U.S. electric power sector will increase by 9.5% in 2016.
Recently, the Energy Department announced $18 million in funding for projects that will work with utilities to demonstrate storage solutions that would enable hundreds of gigawatts of additional solar energy to be added to the grid.