U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

EERE Financial Opportunities

Back to News

News Archives - 2010

January

Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information Technology and Communications Sectors
President Obama Awards $2.3 Billion for New Clean-Tech Manufacturing Jobs
Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for Heavy-Duty Trucks and Passenger Vehicles
Department of Energy to Invest up to $12 Million to Support Early Stage Solar Technologies
Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable Energy Deployment Projects
DOE Closes $465 Million Loan to Tesla Motors
DOE Closes $1.4 Billion Loan to Nissan

February

Ag and Interior Departments Propose to Boost Clean Energy Funding
Obama Administration Launches $130 Million Building Energy Efficiency Effort
Sixteen Tribes Earn Bonding Authority for Renewable Energy Facilities
DOE Awards Nearly $1.4 Billion in Loan Guarantees to BrightSource Energy

March

Secretary Chu Offers $117 Million Conditional Commitment for Hawaii Wind Power Project
DOE Offers $72 Million Conditional Loan Guarantee to SAGE Electrochromics
Department of Energy to Invest Nearly $18 Million for Advanced Biofuels User Facility

April

Secretary Chu Announces more than $200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies
Department of Energy Announces Closing of $529 Million Loan to Fisker Automotive

May

DOE, USDA Announce Funding for Biomass Research and Development Initiative
Secretary Chu Announces up to $62 Million for Concentrating Solar Power Research and Development
Department of Energy Announces $60 Million for Small Business Clean Energy Innovation Projects
Funding Opportunities for Solid-State Lighting: Core Technology Research and Product Development (Round 7)
DOE Announces up to $11 Million for Biofuels Technology Development

June

DOE Announces Funding Opportunity for Sustainable Bioenergy Feedstock Production
DOE Announces $29 Million in Recovery Act Awards for Weatherization Training Centers
DOE Announces Funding Opportunity for Enhancing Short-Term Wind Forecasting
Department of Energy Offers $102 Million Conditional Commitment for Loan Guarantee to U.S. Geothermal, Inc.
More than $60 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Expand Local Energy Efficiency Efforts in 20 Communities
Energy Department Offers Conditional Commitment to Support Nevada Geothermal Development with Recovery Act Funds
Recovery Act Award Winner Improves Data Center Efficiency, Creates Jobs with High Efficiency Server
DOE Announces More Than $76 Million for Advanced Energy-Efficient Building Technologies and Commercial Building Training Programs
Department of Energy Announces $24 Million for Algal Biofuels Research

July

President Obama Announces $400 Million Conditional Commitment Offer to Support Solar Panel Manufacturing
President Obama Announces $1.45 Billion Conditional Commitment Offer for Abengoa Solar Inc.
Department of Energy Awards $92 Million for Groundbreaking Energy Research Projects
DOE Announces $30 Million in New Small Business Funding to Help Commercialize Clean Energy Technologies
DOE Announces $30 Million for Energy-Efficient Housing Partnerships
California Team to Receive up to $122 Million for Energy Innovation Hub to Develop Method to Produce Fuels from Sunlight
Secretary Chu Announces Closing of $117 Million Loan Guarantee for Kahuku Wind Power Project

August

Department of Energy Announces $188 Million for Small Business Technology Commercialization
Department of Energy Paves Way for Additional Clean Energy Projects and Jobs through Manufacturing Solicitation
DOE Announces Nearly $120 Million to Advance Innovative Weatherization Projects, Highlights Progress in the Program Nationally

September

Department of Energy Issues Loan Guarantee Supported by Recovery Act for Nevada Geothermal Project
Department of Energy Announces $8.5 Million to Advance Solar Energy Grid Integration Systems
DOE Announces Awards for up to $16.5 million for Biomass Research and Development
DOE Announces Nearly $30 Million in Competitive Awards for State Energy Efficiency Projects
Department of Energy Awards $37 Million for Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy Technology Development
Secretary Chu Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research Projects
DOE Announces More than $5 Million to Support Wind Energy Development
DOE Announces $57 Million for Small Businesses to Support Technology Commercialization
DOE Awards $5.3 Million to Support the Development of University-Based Technology Commercialization
Department of Energy Announces $20 Million to Boost Development of Innovative Geothermal Technologies

October

Department of Energy Announces Third Grant for U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center
Department of Energy Offers Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee to Support World's Largest Wind Project
DOE, BOEMRE and NOAA Announce Nearly $5 Million for Joint Environmental Research Projects to Advance Ocean Renewable Energy

December

Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next Generation of Biofuels
Department of Energy Closes $400 Million Loan Guarantee for State of the Art Solar Manufacturing in Indiana and Colorado
Secretary Chu Announces up to $184 Million Available for Advanced Vehicle Research and Development
DOE to Fund up to $50 Million to Demonstrate Innovative, Cost-Competitive Solar Energy Technologies
Department of Energy Finalizes $1.45 Billion Loan Guarantee for One of the World's Largest Solar Generation Plants
Department of Energy Announces up to $74 Million for Fuel Cell Research and Development