As part of the Energy Department’s effort to support U.S. businesses working to save money by saving energy, the Better Buildings Alliance’s Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) Campaign recognized 18 organizations for leading the way in efficient outdoor lighting today.
Energy Department Invests $600,000 in University-Industry Partnerships to Enhance Building Efficiency
The Energy Department today announced $600,000 in funding to help American universities to establish stronger partnerships with industry and business in the area of building efficiency, supporting the Obama Administration’s goal of doubling energy productivity by 2030 and developing the nation’s clean energy workforce.
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new power scheduling technique that coordinates both produced and stored energy by moving away from centralized management and tapping into the distributed computing power of energy devices. Traditionally, the power infrastructure uses a centralized scheduling approach to forecast and coordinate energy production. But as more renewable…
Now Available: Interim Report on Customer Acceptance, Retention, and Response to Time-Based Rates from the Consumer Behavior Studies
Utility studies of time-based rate programs show significant demand reductions and major enrollment advantages for opt-out versus opt-in recruitment approaches.
Demolition of the K‐31 Building at ETTP was completed today, marking the removal of the fourth of five gaseous diffusion buildings at the former uranium enrichment site.
Energy Department Authorizes Sabine Pass Liquefaction’s Expansion Project to Export Liquefied Natural Gas
A press release on the final authorization to allow Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC to export liquefied natural gas (LNG).
eMotorWerks and WattTime reveal world's first electric vehicle charging solution that minimizes greenhouse gas emissions
U.S. Department of Energy Holds First Annual Sustainable Transportation Day with New West Technologies Support
Upcoming Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative (CEMI) Southeast Regional Summit on July 9 in Atlanta, GA
On July 9, the U.S. Department of Energy will be holding the Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative (CEMI) Southeast Regional Summit at the Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.
Cooperative Energy is collaborating with Energy Local on the Swell pilot project. Consumers served by Westmill Solar Cooperative—the first community-owned solar farm in the UK—participating in the trial will be provided a new home energy management system that enables users to control home appliances, see how much energy they are consuming in real time,…
BTO Awards Small Business Grants for Lighting, Building-Integrated Heat and Moisture Exchange Technology
The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science has awarded four Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants targeting advances in solid-state lighting (SSL) and building-integrated heat and moisture exchange technology.
Energy Department Issues Remaining $1.8 Billion in Loan Guarantees for Vogtle Advanced Nuclear Energy Project
To further support the construction of two advanced nuclear reactors at the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, the Department of Energy announced today it will issue $1.8 billion in loan guarantees to three subsidiaries of the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG Power).