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News Archives - 2012

January

DOE's Top Energy Innovator Challenge Open to Public Voting
DOE Releases its Critical Materials Strategy
California OKs Energy Efficiency Rules for Battery-Charged Devices
DOE Announces Up To $3 Million to Administer Superior Energy Performance Program
DOE Seeks an Administrator for the Superior Energy Performance Program
Energy Department, Volvo Partnership Builds More Efficient Trucks and Manufacturing Plants

February

Vote Now For America's Next Top Energy Innovator
Why Did the LED Light Bulb Cross the Road?
DOE Launches New Round of America's Top Energy Innovator
New Technical and Financial Energy Efficiency Implementation Incentives Available for Your Manufacturing Plant
'America's Next Top Energy Innovators' Named
DOE, Commerce Department Offer $1.3 Million for Energy Workforce
DOE Highlights New GE Appliance Factory in Kentucky
New Licensing Agreement Opens Energy Patents to NGOs, Non-Profits
President Obama Highlights Energy Department Efficiency Training Centers That Save U.S. Manufacturers $5.6 Billion
DOE Releases Updated Steam System Informational Resources
Eight DOE National Labs Offer Streamlined Partnerships

March

ARPA-E Issues Call for Transformational Energy Technologies

April

Michigan Company Unveils EV Systems Manufacturing Facility

May

Online Energy Department Tool Helps Consumers Cut Bills
AMO Selects Superior Energy Performance Trainer Teams
Consumers to Save with New Energy Efficient Washers and Dishwashers
Obama Administration Launches $26 Million Multi-Agency Competition to Strengthen Advanced Manufacturing Clusters Across the Nation
Obama Administration Launches $26 Million Multi-Agency Competition to Strengthen Advanced Manufacturing Clusters Across the Nation
Energy Department Awards $11 Million for Clean Energy Small Businesses
Energy Department Announces Launch of Energy Innovation Hub for Critical Materials Research

June

DOE to Launch an Energy Innovation Hub for Critical Materials Research
Administration Backs a $26 Million Competition for Advanced Manufacturing
Energy Department Announces New Investments in Innovative Manufacturing Technologies
Energy Department Invests $54 Million to Spur Development of Transformational Manufacturing Technologies
Saving Energy and Money with Aerogel Insulation
Energy Department Invests in Innovative Manufacturing Technologies
FERC Approves Final Rule to Integrate Variable Energy Resources

July

A Material Change: Bringing Lithium Production Back to America
Energy Department Announces $102 Million for Small Business Research

August

Houses of Bark and Energy of Sunshine
Supercomputing Our Way to a Clean Energy Future
We Can’t Wait: Obama Administration Announces New Public-Private Partnership to Support Manufacturing Innovation, Encourage Investment in America
New Public-Private Partnership to Support U.S. Manufacturing Innovation
New Public-Private Partnership to Support U.S. Manufacturing Innovation
White House Announces Executive Order on Industrial Energy Efficiency, including Combined Heat and Power

September

Executive Order Promotes Industrial Energy Efficiency
USDA Announces $10 Million in Rural Smart Grid Funds

October

AMO Announces First Annual IAC Student Research Awards
USDA Announces $134 Million in Smart Grid Funding
United States' Clean Energy Patents Soar, Report Indicates

November

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Debuts Titan Supercomputer
Batteries May Fade, but Research Can Revitalize
Webinar: Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Manufacturing R&D Opportunities
AMO Participates in West Virginia's Inaugural TransTech Energy Conference

December

Energy Department, ArcelorMittal Partnership Boosts Efficiency of Major Steel Manufacturing Plant
Energy Department to Provide Technical Assistance to Facilities Impacted by EPA Boiler Rule