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January 15, 2021
DOE Announces $160 Million for Projects to Improve Fossil-Based Hydrogen Production, Transport, Storage, and Utilization
DOE Announces $160 Million for Projects to Improve Fossil-Based Hydrogen Production, Transport, Storage, and Utilization
January 15, 2021
Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette urged the Governors of 55 states and territories to prioritize critical infrastructure mission-essential workers.
January 15, 2021
Department of Energy Launches Minerals Sustainability Division to Enable the Ongoing Transformation of the U.S. Energy System and Help Se...
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy announced the establishment of a Division of Minerals Sustainability.
January 14, 2021
Department of Energy Seeks Industry Input on FY21 Sales of Crude Oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy currently plans to sell crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
January 14, 2021
Department of Energy Cites Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC for Nuclear Safety Program Violations
DOE issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation to Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC for violations of DOE nuclear safety requirements.
January 13, 2021
A collage of images showing careers at NNSA and in the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
The Nuclear Security Enterprise is Hiring!
DOE/NNSA will host a virtual hiring event Wednesday, January 27, 2021, from 10 am - 4 pm EDT.
January 12, 2021
DOE Announces an Additional $47 Million in Funding for Commercial Scaling of Transformational Energy Technology Projects
The U.S. Department of Energy announced an additional $47 million in funding for seven projects.
January 12, 2021
Department of Energy Announces $37 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
The U.S. Department of Energy announced the award of 170 grants totaling $37 million to 139 small businesses in 32 states.
January 8, 2021
Department of Energy Issues Policy Statement Streamlining Short-Term LNG Export Authorizations
DOE announced the issuance of a policy statement that removes a key requirement for long-term LNG export authorization holders.
January 7, 2021
Secretary Brouillette Names John Hairston Administrator and CEO of Bonneville Power Administration
Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette named John Hairston as Administrator and CEO of the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA).
January 7, 2021
U.S. Department of Energy Delivers on Key Step Toward Tank Waste Treatment at Hanford
DOE announced that Hanford workers have substantially completed construction of the Waste Treatment Plant’s Low Activity Waste facility.
January 6, 2021
Department of Energy Releases ‘Energy for Space’ Strategy
Today, DOE announced the “Energy for Space” strategy to further DOE’s role in powering the next generation of of space exploration.
January 5, 2021
A Partnership for Public Engagement
The Science Public Engagement Partnership (SciPEP) will explore special characteristics and challenges of public engagement in discovery research.
December 31, 2020
Department of Energy Extends Fourth Set of LNG Export Authorizations Through 2050
Today, the Department of Energy extended the terms of five long-term liquefied natural gas export authorizations through 2050.
December 23, 2020
Department of Energy Issues Report on Management and Beneficial Reuse of Used Lubricating Oil
Today DOE issued a report to Congress including recommendations for increasing the beneficial reuse of used oils and lubricants.
December 22, 2020
acronym for Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program
DOE Awards $20 million for Advanced Reactor Concepts
DOE to support three U.S. advanced reactor designs through cost-shared partnerships to assist industry designs through their earliest stages.
December 21, 2020
Department of Energy Announces Eight New Projects Through BIRD Energy Partnership with Israel
DOE partnered with Israel's Ministry of Energy and the Israel Innovation Authority to announce $7.15 million for new energy projects.
December 21, 2020
Department of Energy Releases Energy Storage Grand Challenge Roadmap
Today, DOE released the Energy Storage Grand Challenge Roadmap, the Department’s first comprehensive energy storage strategy.
December 18, 2020
DOE Update on Cyber Incident Related to Solar Winds Compromise
The Department is responding to a cyber incident related to the Solar Winds compromise in coordination with our federal and industry partners.
December 17, 2020
Secretary of Energy Signs Order to Mitigate Security Risks to the Nation's Electric Grid
DOE issued a prohibition order designed to reduce the risks that entities associated with the People’s Republic of China pose to the Nation’s BPS.
December 17, 2020
Department of Energy to Provide $75 Million for Chemical and Materials Research in Quantum Information Science
DOE announced plans to provide $75 million for research in chemical and materials sciences aimed at advancing the important emerging field of QIS.
December 16, 2020
President Donald J. Trump is Establishing America’s National Strategy for Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion
The Trump Administration and Department of Energy announced the issuance of a National Strategy for the use of nuclear power and propulsion in space.
December 16, 2020
Energy Department Announces $45 Million in Funding for Solar Technologies
DOE announced up to $45 million for research to advance solar hardware and systems integration, in addition to additional developments.
December 16, 2020
Announcments and News from the Office of Nuclear Energy
Energy Department’s Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program Awards $30 Million in Initial Funding for Risk Reduction Projects
DOE to support five U.S. advanced reactor designs through cost-shared partnerships to prepare them for future demonstrations.
December 15, 2020
Department of Energy Issues Final Rules to Ensure American Families Have Access to High-performance, Labor-Saving Clothes Washers, Dryers...
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued two Final Rules focused on quality-of-life improvements for the American people.