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January

California Adopts New Standards for More Efficient Lightbulbs
Algae Biomass Supply Request for Information
National Wind Technology Center Recognizes Wind for Schools Team
New Year Message to Wind Powering America Stakeholders
DOE Guarantees $17 Million Loan for New York Energy Storage System
EPA, Corps of Engineers Grant Permits for Cape Wind Project
DOE Makes $184 Million Available for Advanced Vehicle Research
Interwest Energy Alliance Summarizes Key Renewable Energy Policies in the West
DOE and DOI Propose Solar Energy Zones in Six Western States
EIA: U.S. Power Grid to Rely More on Renewable Energy, Natural Gas by 2035
President Obama Signs Bill Extending Energy Efficiency, Renewable Provisions
DOE Finalizes Two Loan Guarantees for Giant Renewable Projects
DOE Intends to Fund $50 Million in Cost-Competitive Solar Energy Technologies
Brochure Highlights Nanomanufacturing R&D Projects to Improve Manufacturing Processes and Products
GWCC Receives Funding for Lighting Project
West Side Real Estate News & Notes
Mayor Annise Parker Announces Energy Efficiency Incentive Program
LG Chem, Argonne Sign Licensing Deal to Make, Commercialize Advanced Battery Material
GM, Argonne Sign Licensing Deal for Advanced Battery Chemistry
DOE Releases Biopower Technical Strategy Workshop Summary Report
Brochure Highlights Grand Challenge Research and Development Projects for Innovations in Manufacturing
EPA, Corps of Engineers Grant Permits for Cape Wind Project
Detroit's North American International Auto Show Spotlights Hybrids
DOE's Argonne Laboratory Licenses Advanced Battery Cell Powering Chevy Volt
DOI Approves Ninth Commercial Solar Project on Public Lands
Ford Unveils its First Electric Passenger Vehicle, the Focus Electric
DOE Offers $74 Million for Fuel Cell Research and Development
Wood Mackenzie: Economic Recovery in Asia Drives up Global Oil Demand
Wind Powering America Employment Opportunity
WPA Hosts Fourth Annual Wind for Schools Summit: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Hawaii's Natural Energy Institute to Host Pre-RFP Conference January 18
Kansas City's KCTV-5 Visits High School Planning Wind for Schools Project
Clean Cities Provides Dozens of New Photos of Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles
Hawaii's Tiered Rate Structure Rewards Energy Conservation
Colorado's Ponderosa High School Dedicates Wind for Schools Project
Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Lundberg Family Farms Nearly Doubles On-Site Solar
Austin Energy's GreenChoice Program Now Green-e Certified
California PUC Decision Allows Use of TRECs
Alaska Launches New Small Wind Working Group
U.S. Department of Energy Publishes 2010 Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Report
Fuel Cell Technologies to Power Transit Buses
Applications Now Being Accepted for National Geothermal Academy
Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes Weatherized
Workforce Development in Wind Technologies: A WPA Webinar
Nevada Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Authority
Nevada's GreenPower Program
Nevada WindGenerations Program
Fuel Cell Technologies to Power Transit Buses
Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities
The New American Home Incorporates Energy-Saving Technologies
NOAA, NASA: 2010 Tied for Warmest Year on Record for the Globe
Global Clean Energy Investment Reaches Record in 2010: Bloomberg
Cup Race Series for Electric Vehicles Unveils Inaugural Season
Jersey City to Install 100 Solar-Powered Garbage Cans along the Waterfront
Department of Energy Offers First Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Advanced Biofuels Plant
Department of Energy Offers Support for Arizona Solar Project
Secaucus Wins Two Grants for Energy Upgrades at the Public Works Garage, Municipal Ice Rink, and Secaucus Animal Shelter
New DOE Bioenergy Information Resource for Data-driven Collaboration
Department of Energy Offers First Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Advanced Biofuels Plant
Handbook of Best Practices for Geothermal Drilling Released
Departments of Energy and Commerce Announce New Partnership to Further Cooperation on Renewable Energy Modeling and Forecasting
Hydrogen Fuel Cell Portable Light Tower Lights Up the Golden Globe Awards
Integrated Biorefinery and Infrastructure Technologies Peer Review Webinars, February 1-3, 2011
NSCC Boosts Green Curriculum
Wind Energy Development Can Revitalize Rural America
EPA Grants E15 Fuel Waiver for 2001-2006 Model Year Vehicles
New DOE Efforts Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities
DOE, Commerce Department Form Renewable Energy Modeling Partnership
World's Largest Solar PV Project Receives DOE Loan Guarantee
300,000 Homes Weatherized in Recovery Act Milestone
Delayed NASA Solar Sail Satellite Finally Orbits
Vice President Biden Announces Plan to Put One Million Advanced Technology Vehicles on the Road by 2015
DOE Project Uses Bacteria to Make Biodegradable Plastic-Wood Composites from Waste
DOE Publishes Report Estimating Energy Savings in Niche Markets
AutoServ among Energy Efficiency Loan Recipients
Jefferson County, CO Schools Begin 3 MW Solar Installation
Empire State Building Goes Green in a Big Way
Allegheny College Purchases 100% Wind
Thousand Oaks, CA Purchases Approximately 8.6 Million kWh
Open Energy Information Site Compiles Energy Data

February

H2 Safety Snapshot Newsletter Released
EVENT ADVISORY: 'Neighbor to Neighbor Lighting' Set to Launch on Feb. 3 at ECSU
The Breakthrough Behind a 300% Increase in Photosynthesis Productivity
BP: Renewable Energy to Triple Its Share of World Energy Supply by 2030
President's State of the Union 2011 Outlines Clean Energy Goals
State Launches Energy Education Effort
Electric Vehicles Hot as Volt Speeds Rollout, Leaf Wins Award
Biden Spotlights New Initiatives for Advanced Technology Vehicles
Washington Auto Show Highlights Advanced Technology
Construction Underway for Recovery Act-Funded Landfill Gas-to-Energy Projects in CA and RI
DOE Facilitates Market-Driven Solutions to Develop and Deploy New High-Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioners
Earning Green
DOE Invests $20 Million in U.S. Solar Manufacturing and Advanced Photovoltaic Technologies
Draft Needs Assessment for Innovative Exploration Technologies Released
DOE Invests $7 Million in the PV Solar Incubator Program to Support Emerging Solar Technologies
Aurora Installs 2 Wind Turbines
DOE Pursues SunShot Initiative to Achieve Cost Competitive Solar Energy by 2020
Salazar, Chu Announce Major Offshore Wind Initiatives
Department of Energy's Wind and Water Program Releases Three Solicitations
Western and FEMP Offer Assistance with Renewable Energy Certificates
Department of Energy and Department of the Interior Announce Major Offshore Wind Strategy
DOE Leverages Fossil Energy Expertise to Develop And Explore Geothermal Energy Resources
NREL Issues Sources Sought Notice: Deployment of Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Systems into Green Communities
DOE Releases New Analysis Showing Significant Advances in Electric Vehicle Deployment
DOE's SunShot Seeks Cost-Competitive Solar Energy by 2020
Biomass Conversion Technologies Platform Peer Reviews, February 14-18, 2011
President Sets Better Buildings Initiative for Energy Efficiency
Cost of Renewable Energy Spreadsheet Tool Now Available
DOE Invests $27 Million in U.S. Solar Manufacturing and Advanced PV
DOE Offers Loan Guarantee to Boost Advanced Biofuels
Market-Driven High-Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioners Boosted
DOE, Department of Interior Announce Offshore Wind Initiatives
Deltahawk Engines: Announces $720,000 State Loan to Assist Project Creating Jobs in Racine
DOE Hydrogen Program Releases 2010 Annual Progress Report
Colorado's Ponderosa High School Installs Latest Wind for Schools Project Turbine: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Understanding the Current Science, Regulation, and Mitigation of Shadow Flicker: A NEWEEP Webinar
2010 R&D Achievements Honored at DOE SSL Workshop
Searching for leaks
Windows Help Save Energy
Virginia School Installs Wind Turbine with Recovery Act Support
President's Energy Budget Invests in Innovation, Clean Energy, and National Security Priorities
First Wind for Schools Project Turbine Installed in Virginia with Recovery Act Support
2011 Public Power Wind Award Nominations
Defense Logistics Agency Offers Renewable Energy Certificate Solicitation
State Program Funds Solar Project at U Maryland College Park
FEMP Program Manager Offers Insights
DOE Requests $3.2 Billion for Renewable Energy, Efficiency in FY 2012
Cost of Wind Energy, Project Financing, and Funding: A WPA Webinar
BOEMRE Preparing Assessment for Offshore Wind in the mid-Atlantic
Global Wind Energy Capacity up by 22% in 2010: GWEC
IEA: Halving Carbon Emissions from New Cars Achievable by 2030
Wyoming Editorial: Wind Tower Plant Will Be Great Addition
USDA Boosts Rural Wind Energy with Loan Guarantee
DOE Announces Up to $5 Million to Support the Next Generation of Advanced Automotive Designers and Engineers
DOE Supercomputer Helps Design More Efficient Big Rigs
Department of Energy Offers Support for an Oregon Solar Manufacturing Project
Clean Cities Releases 2011 Vehicle Buyer's Guide
Campbell Soup Signs PPA for 9.8 MW Solar
Missouri Regulators Adopt New Energy Efficiency Investments Rules
Wind Energy an Opportunity for Rural Income, Jobs, and Economic Development
San Diego R&D Workshop Presentations Posted
Clean Cities Reveals Early Lessons on Electric Vehicle Deployment
Energy, Interior Departments Announce New Location for Solar Decathlon 2011
Next Generation Luminaires™ Announces LED Design Competition Winners
Solar Energy Powers Water Treatment Plant
Honda Civic GX Tops ACEEE's Greenest Vehicles of 2011 List
DOE Supports Oregon Solar Manufacturing Project
DOI Boosts 'New Energy Frontier' in Proposed FY 2012 Budget
DOE Offers $5 Million for Advanced Automotive Designers and Engineers
USDA Requests Renewable Energy Funds in FY 2012 Budget
University of Waterloo Wins 2011 Hydrogen Student Design Contest
Department of Energy Finalizes $96.8 Million Loan Guarantee for Oregon Geothermal Project
Job Squad employers, unemployed
Group helps homes save energy
HKS, Inc. Uses 100 Percent Green Power
Colorado State University Installs 5.3 MW Solar
Providence Offers Interest-Free Loans to Offset Energy Efficiency Costs
Delta-Montrose Electric Association (Colo.) Launches Community Solar

March

More Than 500 People Attend Wind Webinars Hosted by NEWEEP and WPA
ETA Announces $40 Million in Green Jobs Grants
Kansas High School Students Test Airspace Awareness Software as Part of Wind for Schools Project
Sterling Heights to Use Grant to Install Energy-Efficient Lighting at DPW Building
Wind Powering America Launches Interactive Anemometer Loan Program Wind Data Map
Regional Wind Powering America Meetings Are Coming to a City Near You
Economic Conditions Still Challenge Renewable Energy Growth: Report
DOE Finalizes $96.8 Million Loan Guarantee for Geothermal Project
Department of Energy Issues Power Purchase Agreement Request for Information
DOE, Interior Department Announce New Solar Decathlon Site
DOE, Masdar to Test Solar PV Coating Technologies
DOT Seeks $3.2 Billion in Transit Infrastructure for FY 2012
Department of Energy Offers Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee to Support Maine Wind Project
DOE Clean Cities and National Park Service Accepting Proposals for Transportation Projects
Clean Cities Partners with National Park Service
North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners Current and Planned Activities in Small Wind Credentialing: An ASES Small Wind Division Webinar
DOE Offers Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee to Support Maine Wind Project
Department of Energy Offers Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee to Support Maine Wind Project
Wind Supplier Aims to Open Mid–Atlantic's First Manufacturing Facility
YouthBuild Long Island Students Selected for Weatherization 'Green Team' at United Way of Long Island
Winter 2011 Issue of Energy Matters Now Available
Energy Department Announces New Advance in Biofuel Technology
Federal Tax Dollars to Pay for Local Energy Savings
New York Grocers Can Go Green with Support from NYSERDA
California's Largest Utilities Hit 18% Renewables in 2010
Illinois' Inaugural Clean Energy Challenge Names Winners
Global Clean Energy Up 30% in 2010 from 2009: Bloomberg Report
DOE Offers Loan Guarantee to Support Maine Wind Project
DOE, Defense Department Boost Clean Energy and Energy Security
Biomass 2011 Registration Now Open
Geneva International Show Spotlights Alternative Vehicles
Geothermal Capacity Could More than Double by 2020: Pike Research
New Energy-efficient Boiler in Montclair Fire Station Will Save Tens of Thousands of Dollars, Official Says
Analysis, Sustainability, Feedstock, and Algae Peer Review Webinars, April 4-8, 2011
Obama Administration Announces Launch of i6 Green Challenge to Promote Clean Energy Innovation and Economic Growth
EPA Updates Emissions and Generation Integrated Resource Database (eGRID)
DOE Announces EERE Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Department of Energy Announces Funding to Support the Next Generation of American Scientists and Engineers
Department of Energy Announces New Funding to Support the Next Generation of American Scientists and Engineers
Fuel Cell Technologies Program Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities Available
ITP's Research on Nanocoatings for Gas Turbines Can Lead to Energy and Cost Savings
DOE Honors Minnkota Power Cooperative with 2010 Wind Cooperative of the Year Award
First Virginia Wind for Schools Project Turbine Installed: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Grant Funds Set to Help IWCC Take Weatherization Program Mobile
Motorweek PBS Airs Fuel Cell Vehicle Segment
Fuel Cell Powered Mobile Lighting System Wins Prestigious Editor's Choice Award
Arizona Wind for Schools Project to Be Installed by September
DOE SBIR Grant Helps Propel Innovative Wind Energy Small Business
NREL's Energy Modeling Tools Help Cut Energy Use in Buildings
DOE Helps Launch the Multi-Agency i6 Green Challenge for Commercialization
New Biodiesel Fact Sheet Available from Clean Cities
Ames Laboratory uses High-Throughput Techniques to Find Green Catalysts
DOE Fellowships to Support the Next Generation of Clean Energy Innovators
Small and Distributed Wind: A WPA Webinar
DOE Lauds a Biofuels First: Producing Isobutanol from Cellulose
DOE Finalizes $50 Million Loan for CNG-Powered Vehicles
NREL to Hold Workshop on Energy Storage Needs for Material Handling Equipment in Conjunction with ProMat 2011
Information and Communication Technology Portfolio Brochure Highlights Innovative Projects
City of Beaverton (Ore.) Begins Community Solar Purchase Program
Datapipe Purchases 100 Percent Renewable Energy
DOE Announces Funding Opportunity for Applied Research and Development in Hydrogen Storage Technologies
Public Service Co. of Okla. Offers Green Power Program
Institute Helps to Get the Lead Out
Kansas City Buses Provide Clean Ride for Kids
Geothermal Startup Will Put Carbon Dioxide to Good Use
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Participants Bring Innovation to D.C.'s Ward 7
A Former "Most Wanted" Building Gets a Reprieve
City Turns to Solar
Mt. Wachusett Community College Makes Huge Investment in Wind Power
Roadmap Finalized for Low-Temperature, Coproduced, and Geopressured Technologies
Disneyland's Dry Cleaning Gets an Energy Efficient Upgrade
Driving "Back to the Future": Flex-Fuel Vehicle Awareness
BLM Lists 2011 Priority Renewable Energy Projects
Green Beer: Not Just for St. Patrick's Day
White Tank Library Feeds Excess Solar Energy to APS
U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Unveils First-Ever Smart-Charging Micro-Grid
Learning the Basics of Distributed Wind
Department of Energy Launches "America's Next Top Energy Innovator"
DOE and Partners to Host Webinar April 4: Fuel Cells for Supermarkets
Nation's First Solar District Energy System Heats Up with DOE Support
DOE to Host Annual Merit Review Meeting
EPA Streamlines Alternative Fuel Conversion Compliance Requirements
Making Buildings Better: Indie Energy and Their Geothermal Breakthrough
Better Homes, Better Buildings, Better Communities
Resolving to Make Earth Day Last All Year
EPA Names Cities with the Most Energy Star-Certified Buildings
DOI Begins First 'Smart' Lease for Offshore Wind Power
Jobs and Economic Development from New Transmission and Generation in Wyoming
Washington D.C. Recognized as Leading U.S. Green Power Community
Nevada Dedicates Largest Photovoltaic Solar Plant in the United States
Guide to Geothermal Power Finance Released
Hawaii Awards $2.6 Million to Speed EV Adoption
Viridian Energy Offers Clean Energy for New York City
Washington Cities Campaign for Green Energy
Irvine Unified to Implement 2 MW Multi-School Solar Program

April

HTAC Issues 2010 Annual Report
Coast Guard Energy Management Program Includes Wind for Schools Initiative
DOE Announces $12 Million in Available Funding to Support Advanced Biofuels Development
Departments of Energy and Interior Announce $26.6 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Hydropower Technologies
Thermal Images of Homes to Identify Weatherization Potential
Secretary Chu Announces Over $110 Million in SunShot Projects to Advance Solar Photovoltaic Manufacturing in the United States
New York State Launches its First Solar Thermal Incentive Program
Departments of Energy and Interior Announce $26.6 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Hydropower Technologies
Deepwater Platform Aims to Harness Offshore Wind and Wave Power
DOE to Award $112 Million in SunShot Projects to Advance PV Manufacturing
U.S. Department of Energy and Qatar Sign Agreement to Strengthen Cooperation on Clean Energy
President Obama Sets Goal to Cut Oil Imports by One-Third
Major Corporate Fleets Align to Reduce Oil Consumption
Georgia County Turning Waste into Big Energy Savings
Clean Electricity Potential at Existing Dam Facilities: Report
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Team Uses Appalachian Mountain History to Model Home
Flushing Officials Begin to See Energy Savings with Heating Upgrades in Fire Hall, DPW Buildings
Request for Information (RFI) for Supporting Ongoing Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Demonstration and Validation Activities
Secretary Chu Announces Progress on International Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy
DOE Announces Nearly $170 Million in Available Funding to Advance Solar Energy Technologies
Touch Screens Keep You Posted at City Hall
DOE Finalizes $1.6 Billion Loan Guarantee for BrightSource Energy Inc.
Annual International Wind-Diesel Workshop Lives On: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Southwest Windpower Receives Globe Sustainability Innovation Award
Department of Energy Offers Conditional Commitment for $1.187 Billion Loan Guarantee to Support California Solar Generation Project
Wind Powering America to Publish Regional Meeting Reports
How Energy Efficiency is "Lighting Up" the Streets of Philadelphia
IEA Releases First Clean Energy Progress Report at Ministerial
California Boosts RPS to One-Third Renewables by 2020
Department of Energy Announces Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition, EcoCar2: Plugging into the Future
DOE Finalizes $1.6 Billion Solar Loan Guarantee, Offers another $1.1 Billion PV Loan Guarantee
DOE Highlights Progress on International Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy
DOE Offers $170 Million for Solar Energy Technologies
Miami Students' U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Design Focused on Sustainability
DOE and DOI Offer $26.6 Million for Advanced Hydropower Technologies
DOE Fuel Cell Technologies Program Announces Reversible Fuel Cell Workshop on April 19
Russian Scientists Team with NREL on Innovative Weathering System
Wind Powering America Update
DOE's Oak Ridge and Lawrence Berkeley National Labs Join with Dow Chemical to Develop Next-Generation Cool Roofs
Duke Energy to Deploy Energy Storage Technology at Texas Wind Farm
U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Energy Announce Funding for Biomass Research and Development Initiative
U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Energy Announce Funding for Biomass Research and Development Initiative
San Jose (CA) Launches SunShares Program
Department of Energy Offers $2.1 Billion Conditional Commitment Loan Guarantee to Support California Solar Thermal Power Plant
Clayton Becomes Missouri's First EPA Green Power Community
Trico Electric (AZ) Develops Community Solar Offer
Clean Cities FOA to Promote Community Readiness for Plug-in Electric Vehicles and Charging Infrastructure
Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote Electric Vehicles
Clean Cities Now Newsletter Available Online
Ohio State University Readies for its Encore at the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011
Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects
DOE Rolls Out Program to Promote Electric Vehicles
United States and Qatar Sign Clean Energy MOU
California CSP Plant Gets $2.1 Billion DOE Loan Guarantee
King County, Washington, Is Charging Up Savings
Interior Approves Cape Wind Offshore Construction and Operations Plan
County, State and Federal Officials Tout Jobs Created by Green Energy Investment
Nevada's Beowawe Geothermal Plant Begins Generating Clean Energy
DOE Labs Join to Develop Next-Generation Cool Roofs
DOE Launches Advanced Car Competition for Universities
DOE Partners to Test Advanced Energy Technologies for Utilities
Wind Turbine/Radar Interactions: A WPA Webinar
DOE and HUD Announce Lenders to Participate in New Pilot Program to Help Homeowners Pay for Energy Improvements to their Homes
Federal Agencies Release Performance Benchmarks for Energy and Sustainability Goals
Nebraska Wind for Schools Project Team Installs Turbine in Crawford
Los Alamos County Completes Abiquiu Hydropower Project, Bringing New Clean Energy Resources to New Mexico
Webinar: Science Magazine Highlight - Moving Towards Near Zero Platinum Fuel Cells
CIBS: On a Mission to Retrofit Bed-Stuy, Block by Block
How to Bring Distributed Wind to the Home, Farm, or Business
EPA Offers Environmental Education Regional Grants
Middlebury Students Practice 'Self-Reliance' with U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 House
How One Missouri Town is Helping Residents Save Money and Energy
DOE Offers $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects
DOE and Agriculture Department Fund Biomass Research Initiative
DOE and HUD Launch Pilot Home Efficiency Financing Program
Good Earths and Rare Earths
American Institute of Architects Select Top Ten Green Projects
CEQ Announces 2011 GreenGov Presidential Awards
Boston Manufacturing R&D Workshop Presentations Posted
DOE Announces a $213 Million Energy Savings Performance Contract with FDA's White Oak Campus
Google Signs PPA for 100.8 MW Oklahoma Wind
Oak Park Pursuing Community Choice Electricity Aggregation
State Support for Clean Energy Deployment: Lessons Learned for Potential Future Policy

May

Women in Tyvek: Hope in Nontraditional Green Jobs
Webinar May 17: Sustainability for the Global Biofuels Industry - Minimizing Risks and Maximizing Opportunities
President Obama visits Geothermal Technologies Program Partner
New 80-m Wind Resource Maps Available for Alaska, Hawaii, and the United States
Maryland Advances its EV-Charging Infrastructure
Alaska Signs Contract for Energy Efficiency in State Facilities
Extension on Application Closing Date for Biomass Funding Opportunity Announcement
Manufacturing Plants Incorporate Energy Efficiency into Business Model
25 Cities Meet to Discuss How to Bring More Solar to Market
New Hampshire Taps Innovative Green Businesses in Partnership
DOE-Supported New Mexico Hydropower Project Begins Operation
Team New Jersey's Beach House Approaches Sustainable Design from Different Angle
Education Department Program Advances Sustainable Schools
Wind Industry Reports Growth as Renewables Show Yearly Expansion
New York Extends On-Site Wind Turbine Incentive Program
USDA and DOE Award Biomass Research and Development Grants to Reduce America’s Reliance on Imported Oil
USDA and DOE Award Biomass Research and Development Grants to Reduce America's Reliance on Imported Oil
Downtown Bicycle Station Opens
Funding Opportunity: Technology Advancement for Rapid Development of Geothermal Resources in the U.S.
MFA Launches ‘Energy$mart’ Academy
WPA Hosts Six Regional Meetings to Garner Stakeholder Feedback on Wind Deployment Barriers: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Charles Newcomb Rejoins the Wind Powering America Team
Wind Powering America National Coordinator Michele DesAutels Completes Bureau of Land Management Assignment, Returns to DOE
Department of Energy Offers $90.6 Million Conditional Commitment Loan Guarantee to Support Colorado Solar Generating Facility
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Presents 2011 Annual Merit Awards
DOE Publishes Updated SSL R&D Plan
United States' Clean Energy Patents Soar in 2010: Report
DOE Offers $90.6 Million Loan Guarantee for Colorado Solar Facility
Turning Sunlight and Water Into Hydrogen Fuel
DOE Announces $1 Million for International Collaboration on Industrial Energy Efficiency
USDA Announces Project to Develop Next-Generation Biofuels
Innovation in Electric Vehicle Technology? Easy as A123
Purdue's IN Home Rallies for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011
New Rules Facilitate Renewable Energy Development on Public Land
DOE and USDA Award $47 Million in Biomass Research Grants
DOE Announces Guide for 50 % More Energy Efficient Office Buildings
Expanded CA 33% RPS Law Clarifies Role of RECs
Wind for Schools: An ASES Small Wind Division Webinar
Los Angeles County and Energy Upgrade California Announce Winners of Home Energy Makeover Contest
DOE Releases GATEWAY Report on Walmart Parking Lot Lighting
Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development Launches New Energy Efficiency Program
Where Does Small Scale Wind Development Fit in the Bigger Wind Energy Picture?
Secretary Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers Installed Under the Recovery Act
Lincoln Park: City to See $642,000 Streetscape-Improvement Grant
DOE Announces Funding for U.S.-India Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center
DOE Releases GATEWAY Report on LED T8 Replacement Light Products
Texas Medical Center Completes New Energy Efficiency Project
How Elyria, Ohio, Is Putting Money Back in Its Citizens' Pockets
Renewables Could Provide almost 80% of Global Energy by 2050: UN Report
An Update on DOE's Loan Programs
Transmission and Wind: A WPA Webinar
DOE Funds U.S.-India Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center
Energy Star Building Projects Honored
Massachusetts Completes the Nation's First Large Wind Turbine Blade Test Facility
Green Power Leaders Shine on Campus and among Utilities
CHIP House Takes Design to Different Heights in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011
DOE Webinar: Hydrogen Production by PEM Electrolysis - Spotlight on Giner and Proton
DOE Educates and Informs at LIGHTFAIR
Massachusetts Completes the Nation’s First Large Wind Turbine Blade Test Facility
U.S. Department of Energy Announces Expanded Partnership with Industry to Advance Next-Generation Automotive Technologies
Green Mountain Energy Launches Solar Leasing Program
First Choice Power Offers 100% Green Electricity Plan
DOE Wind Energy Program Newsletter Debuts at AWEA's WINDPOWER Conference
Secretaries Chu and Duncan, NSTA Announce New Energy Education Initiative to Promote Energy Awareness and Efficiency
Grand Valley State University Publishes Offshore Wind Social Issues Brief
Apply Now for 2012 EnergyValue Housing Award Challenge
Local Leaders Promote Neighbor to Neighbor Energy Challenge
Innovation at DOE's Los Alamos Unlocking a New Source of Domestic Oil
Vice President Names First DOE 'Top Energy Innovator'
DOE Offers Loan Guarantee for Solar Generation Project in Nevada
DOE Spotlights EV Chargers Installed Under the Recovery Act
Wind Powering America 10th Annual All-States Summit Proceedings
DOE Expands Industry Partnership for Next-Generation Auto Technologies
USDA Program Provides More Flex-Fuel Pump Options
World's Largest Medical Center now among the Most Energy Efficient
Massachusetts is Winding the Future
Wind Powering America Summit: Morning Proceedings Webcast
Texas Voluntary Retirements Increase by 45% in 2010
Marin Energy Authority Provides Green Power Opportunity for 5,500 Residents
Five BetterBuildings Case Studies Highlight Key Lessons to Improve Energy Efficiency Programs Nationwide
DOE Brings Together State Leaders for 10th Annual Wind Powering America Summit
IEA HIA Honors U.S. Researcher at International Conference on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

June

Obama Administration Launches First Federal Electric Vehicle Pilot
DOE to Host Biomass Program Peer Review in June
EPA, DOT Unveil the Next Generation of Fuel Economy Labels
ARPA-E, Stanford University Explore Hows and Whys of Energy Use
DOE Announces Expanded Partnership with Industry to Advance Next-Generation Automotive Technologies
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 House Design Places People, Outdoors at its Heart
DOE Releases Latest Lighting Facts Product Snapshot
DOE and DOT Release Fuel Cell Transit Bus Targets RFI
DOE Partners in New Education Initiative to Promote Energy Efficiency
How the Recovery Act and Community Organizing are Saving Major Cash for San Mateo County Residents
St. Louis County Takes Solar Plunge with Panels at Tilles Park
Phase II of the Volume Purchase Program Launches
DOE Announces $27 Million to Reduce Costs of Solar Energy Projects, Streamline Permitting and Installations
Clean Cities Publishes New Electric Vehicles Fact Sheet
New England Interview: A Panel of Seven Offer Insight into the Evolving Drivers and Challenges Facing Wind Development in New England
Wind Siting in New England: Bridging State Goals and Local Concerns
New England Offshore Wind Update
ISO New England Releases the New England Wind Integration Study
West Palm, Delray Install Charging Stations for Electric Cars
DOE Webinar: Fuel Cells and Renewable Portfolio Standards
Montana Students Learn about Wind Energy
Wind Powering America Team Presents 2011 Awards at All-States Summit
WPA Convenes 10th Annual All-States Summit: A Wind Powering America Success Story
New England Wind Energy Education Project Conference and Workshop Proceedings
Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $15 Million for Next Generation Energy-Efficient Lighting
Ruth Douglas Miller Named One of the Top 150 Scientists in Kansas' History
Unleashing Rooftop Solar Energy through More Efficient Government
DOE Offers $27 Million to Reduce Costs of Solar Energy Projects
Department of Energy Announces up to $70 Million to Advance Technology and Reduce Cost of Geothermal Energy
Secretary Steven Chu Highlights Grand Opening of Natural Gas Fueling Station in Camden
DOE Announces Funding Selections for SSL R&D
New York Taps Groups to Spur Energy Efficiency and Green Jobs Training
Maryland Adopts International Green Construction Code
DOE Offers Conditional Loan Guarantee to Solar Project in Nevada
FHA, Fannie Mae Launch Energy Efficiency Retrofit Program
Team Canada Returns to DOE's Solar Decathlon with First Nation Values in Mind
DOE Awards $15 Million for Next Generation Energy-Efficient Lighting
New Vermont Renewable Energy Law Takes Effect
New Iowa Law Boosts Biofuel and Renewable Fuels
Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project
Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project
Department of Energy Announces up to $36 Million to Support the Development of Drop-In Biofuels and Bioproducts
Energy Secretary Steven Chu Highlights Grand Opening of Natural Gas Fueling Station in Omaha
Department of Energy Announces up to $36 Million to Support the Development of Drop-In Biofuels and Bioproducts
Windows Volume Purchase Program Launches Phase II
DOE Wind Powering America: Summer 2011 Webinar Schedule
DOE and The Appraisal Foundation Announce New Partnership to Focus on Energy Performance and Building Appraisals
DOE Offers $2 Billion in Conditional Loan Guarantee Commitments for Two California Concentrating Solar Power Plants
DOE Offers $2 Billion Loan Guarantees for Concentrating Solar Power Plants
Drop-In Biofuels Get up to $36 Million in DOE Support
Community Wind Projects: A WPA Webinar
Innovative High Energy Density Capacitor Design Offers Potential for Clean Energy Applications
DOE Announces up to $70 Million to Advance Geothermal Energy
DOE Offers Conditional Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project
Five Million Smart Meters are Installed Nationwide
Belgium's Ghent University Prepares their E-Cube for U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon 2011
Want to Incorporate Renewables on the Farm? Consider the Energy Pyramid
Partnership will focus on Energy Performance and Building Appraisals
NM Green Chamber of Commerce Partners with SunPower
Pasta Prima Uses 100% Green Power
DOE Offers Support for Innovative Manufacturing Plant That Will Produce High Quality Solar Silicon at Low Cost
DOE Announces Over $30 Million to Help Universities Train the Next Generation of Industrial Energy Efficiency Experts
Induced Seismicity Protocol for Public Comment
Puget Sound Energy Launches Green Offer for Natural Gas Customers
Virginia Adopts New Laws to Promote Renewable Energy
DOE Offers $150 Million Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee to Support Breakthrough Solar Manufacturing Process
Virginia Tech Wins EcoCAR Competition
Clean Cities Releases Updated Program Fact Sheet
Economic Development Administration Funding Opportunity Announced
Blue Ribbon Panel Recommendations Report Now Available
USDA Rural Energy Assistance Program Grant Opportunity Announced
Environmental Law Institute Publishes Two Wind Siting Studies
Webinar June 21: Top Five Fuel Cell States – Why Local Policies Mean Green Growth
New Wave Power Project In Oregon
CPS Energy and Denton Municipal Electric Receive 2011 Public Power Wind Award
Virginia's First Wind for Schools Project: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
New Boston Solar Program will Help Residents Go Green and Save Money
Enhanced Geothermal Systems Roadmap Workshops
Elevate Energy Management in Your Company with the ISO 50001 Standard
Department of Energy Conditional Loan Guarantee Commitment to Support the Development of New Hampshire's Largest Wind Farm
Department of Energy Commits Support for Landmark Rooftop Solar Project
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon's Team China Transforms Shipping Containers into Solar-Powered House
Innovative Solar Manufacturing Gets DOE Support
DOE Offers $359 Million Loan Guarantee for Photovoltaic Solar Power Plant
DOE Offers Conditional Loan Guarantee to Support Development of New Hampshire's Largest Wind Farm
Primus Power's Flow Battery Powered by $11 Million in Private Investment
DOE Offers Loan Guarantee to New Hampshire's Largest Wind Farm
DOE to Help Train Next Generation of Industrial Energy Efficiency Experts
Virginia Tech Wins EcoCAR Competition
DOE Announces Energy-Saving Project at U.S. Forest Service Sites Leveraging Nearly $2.5 Million in Private Investment
Department of Energy Awards More Than $11 Million to Advance Innovative Geothermal Energy Technologies
DOE's State Energy Program Announces Grant Opportunities for State Energy Offices
Funding Opportunity Announcement Webinar: Technology Advancement for Rapid Development of Geothermal Resources (DE-FOA-0000522)
Oregon Launches Cool Schools Program
Department of Energy Announces $120 Million to Support Development of Innovative Manufacturing Processes
2011 State of the States: Fuel Cells in America Report Issued
Cincinnati Bell Energy Launches Green Energy Offer
Tuesday Webcast for Industry: A Discussion of New ITP Tools and Resources for Industry
New Community Solar Projects Launch in Washington and Colorado
SoftLayer to Purchase 10 Million kWh of Wind
Iowa State Expands Wind Purchase
Department of Energy Awards Nearly $7.5 Million to Help Develop Next Generation Wind Turbines
Ingersoll Rand Hosts Fourth Save Energy Now LEADER Showcase
Department of Energy Announces New Partnerships to Support Manufacturing Job Training
NREL Facility Named One of Nation's Top Sustainable Buildings
Maine Community Seeing Things in a New Light
DOE Offers $120 Million to Support Innovative Manufacturing Processes
DOE Supports Landmark Rooftop Solar Project
DOE Awards More Than $11 Million to Advance Geothermal Energy Technologies
DOE Awards Nearly $7.5 Million to Develop Next Generation Wind Turbines
Efficiency, Renewable Energy Projects Win 11 R&D 100 Awards
Clean Cities Unveils Hall of Fame to Recognize Clean Transportation Achievements
DOE Announces Grants for Energy Technology Conferences, Workshops with Student Participation
U.S. Department of Energy Geothermal Electricity Technology Evaluation Model (GETEM) Webinar
Obama Administration Announces 14 Initial Partners in the Better Buildings Challenge

July

ITP Funding Available for Transformational Manufacturing Technologies and Innovative Materials
School Wind Turbine Installations Map Updated
Clean Coalition Publishes Local CLEAN Program Guide
NEWEEP Convenes Conference and Workshop to Advance Social Acceptance of Well-Sited Wind Projects in New England: A Wind Powering America Success Story
DOE Announces 6 New Corporate Partners Join the National Clean Fleets Partnership
Skystream 3.7 Turbine Available at Home Depot Locations
New Corporate Partners Join the National Clean Fleets Partnership
DOE Forms New Partnerships to Support Manufacturing Job Training
EPA Proposes 2012 Renewable Fuel Standards
DOE Offers $4.5 Billion in Loan Guarantees for Three Solar Power Plants
Virginia Manufacturer Keeps Jobs Local by Embracing Energy Efficiency
D.C. Community Comes Together in the Name of Sustainability, Affordability
Initial Partners Named in the Better Buildings Challenge
What to Know About Installing a Wind Energy System on Your Farm
DOE Funding Available to Support Industrial Assessment Centers
U.S. DOT and EPA Finalize New Fuel Economy and Environmental Labels, Including Those for Electric Vehicles
ITP Funding Available for Transformational Manufacturing Technologies and Innovative Materials
Construction on Nevada's First Wind Farm
Small Wind Policy Comparison Tool: An ASES Small Wind Division Webinar
DOE Reports Growth for Wind Power, Advanced Vehicles, and Fuel Cells
DOE Releases Annual Market Reports for Wind Energy, Advanced Vehicles, and Fuel Cell Technology
New Interactive Map Reveals U.S. Tidal Energy Resources
U.S. Firms Top New Renewable Energy Use Survey
Team Florida Takes "Sunshine State" Moniker Seriously
DOE Offers $105 Million Loan Guarantee for Cellulosic Bio-Refinery
Department of Energy Offers Severstal Dearborn, LLC a $730 Million Conditional Loan Commitment for Michigan Project
Global Investments in Cleantech up a Third: UN Report
Amendment to Funding Opportunity Announcement, DE-FOA-0000522: Geothermal Technology Advancement for Rapid Development of Resources in the U.S.
New Energy Star Initiative Recognizes Cutting-Edge Products with Highest Energy Efficiency
Webinar July 19: Where the Jobs Are – Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in Your Area
Startup America Initiative Offers Opportunities for Entrepreneurs
U.S. Department of Energy, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Partners Launch Project to Improve Wind Forecasting
DOE Publishes Updated Recommendations for Testing and Reporting LED Luminaire Lifetime
California College Completes 4.5-MW Solar Project
Tuesday Webcast for Industry: Establishing and Maintaining a Strategic Partnership with the Chief Financial Officer
Wind Powering America Updates Map of Community Colleges Offering Wind Energy Programs
Departments of Energy, Defense Partner to Install Fuel Cell Backup Power Units at Eight Military Installations
Application Deadline Extended for ITP's Innovative Manufacturing Initiative Funding Opportunity
U.S. Department of Energy and Ad Council Launch Consumer Education Campaign: Save Money by Saving Energy
Myths and Benefits of Wind Energy: A WPA Webinar
NREL Helps Car Industry Develop Engineering Tools for Batteries
Lighting Facts® Partners Recognized at DOE SSL Workshop
Interior Department Approves Four Major Renewable Energy Projects
Team Massachusetts Brings a Fourth Dimension to the Solar Decathlon
DOE Offers $730 Million Loan Commitment for Michigan Steel Plant
BOEMRE Analyzing Proposed Mid-Atlantic Offshore Wind Energy
How Refrigerator Standards Have Saved Consumers Billions of Dollars
Secretary Chu Applauds New Wind Turbines in Illinois Dedicated to Research, Education, and Workforce Development in Wind Energy
Here Comes The Sun in Oregon
New Energy Star Initiative Recognizes the Most Energy-Efficient Products
Departments of Energy, Defense Partner to Install Fuel Cell Backup Power Units at Eight Military Installations
Governors' Coalition Urges President Obama to Support Nation's Wind Energy Potential
Department of Energy Announces Funding for Nationwide Student-Focused Clean Energy Business Competitions
Department of Energy to Award Over $6 Million for Clean Energy Projects on Tribal Lands
City Seeking Applicants for High Efficiency Toilet Program
Missed Registration? Attend Biomass 2011 via Webinar
DOE Announces Funding for Nationwide Student Clean Energy Business Competitions
New Report Identifies Challenges and Opportunities to Achieving 50% Energy Savings in Homes
Application Deadline Extended for ITP’s Innovative Manufacturing Initiative Funding Opportunity
EV Battery Supplier Expands North Carolina Factory
Centerpoint Energy and U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman Announce Results of Pilot Project on Home Energy Use
Article Highlights Ways to Boost Energy Efficiency of Attics
DOE, Defense Department to Install Fuel Cells on Eight Military Bases
DOE to Award $6.3 Million to 31 Clean Energy Projects on Tribal Lands
DOE, Ad Council Launch Energy-Saving Campaign for Consumers
Harnessing Tidal Power, While Protecting Marine Life
Award-Winning Solar Silicon Ink Supported by SunShot's PV Incubator
Where to Build in New York City? Team New York Looks Up
Seattle Market Introduction Workshop Presentations Posted

August

Department of Energy Considers New Venue for Solar Decathlon 2013
Arizona Wind for Schools Team Installs First Turbine: A Wind Powering America Success Story
North American Power Launches New REC Product
Oklahoma's WindChoice Program Now Green-e Certified
DMEA Members Can Plug into Additional Solar Arrays
DOE Tribal Funding Opportunities
Department of Energy to Invest $50 Million to Advance Domestic Solar Manufacturing Market, Achieve SunShot Goal
Department of Energy to Invest $50 Million to Advance Domestic Solar Manufacturing Market, Achieve SunShot Goal
President Announces Higher Fuel Efficiency Standard
DOE Announces Philips as First Winner of the L Prize Competition
DOE Releases Results of Pilot Project on Home Energy Use
DOE Investing $50 Million to Advance Domestic Solar Manufacturing Market
Solar Startup to Create 250 Jobs in North Carolina
Harnessing Tidal Power, While Protecting Marine Life
USDA Creates New Biomass Production Projects
DOE Considers New Venue for Solar Decathlon 2013
Department of Energy Announces Philips Lighting North America as Winner of L Prize Competition
Department of Energy Relaunches Energy.Gov
Department of Energy Finalizes a $967 Million Loan Guarantee to Support the Agua Caliente Solar Project
New Tool for Solar Homes SAVEs Homeowners from Guesswork
Department of Energy Awards Nearly $7 Million to Advance Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Storage Systems Research
Small Wind News from IREC
Governor Cuomo Signs Power NY Act of 2011
DOE Announces Winner of L Prize Lightbulb Competition
Wind Energy Rebounds in Second Quarter of 2011: AWEA
DOE Awards $7 Million for Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Storage Research
Arizona Solar Project Gets a $967 Million DOE Loan Guarantee
A Solar Re-Skin at FedEx Field
President Obama Announces First Fuel Efficiency Standards for Work Trucks
Department of Energy Awards More Than $175 Million for Advanced Vehicle Research and Development
Department of Energy Releases New 'Billion-Ton' Study Highlighting Opportunities for Growth in Bioenergy Resources
Single, Key Gene Discovery Could Streamline Production of Biofuels
USDA and DOE Fund 10 Research Projects to Accelerate Bioenergy Crop Production and Spur Economic Impact
Webinar August 16: Go Local - Maximizing Your Local Renewable Resources with Fuel Cells
DesAutels Moving to Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement
USDA and DOE Fund 10 Research Projects to Accelerate Bioenergy Crop Production and Spur Economic Impact
DOE Announces Funding Opportunities for Solid-State Lighting: Core Technology Research and Product Development (Round 8)
Wind Power has the Ability to Maintain Rural Communities
H2 Safety Snapshot Newsletter Released
Department of Energy Highlights Consortium's Work to Advance Market-Ready Drop-in Transportation Biofuels
Viridian Energy Launches Green Power Service for Chicago Customers
Energy Department Applauds World's First Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Station in Orange County
The Iowa Utilities Board Estimates: 20% of All Energy Generated in Iowa Is from Wind
President Obama Announces Major Initiative to Spur Biofuels Industry and Enhance America's Energy Security
Wind Powering America Updates Maps of Educational Programs and Schools
DIA Adds 4.4 MW of Solar Power
Lord & Taylor Stores to be 100% Wind Powered
A U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Entry for Historic Norfolk
DOE Finalizes $102 Million Loan Guarantee to Maine Wind Project
Interior Department OKs 550 Megawatt Solar Project in California
President Obama Announces Major Initiative to Spur Biofuels Industry and Enhance America’s Energy Security
President Obama Announces Initiative to Spur Biofuels Industry
Billion-Ton Update on U.S. Homegrown Energy Resources
DOE Awards More Than $175 Million for Advanced Vehicle Research
USDA Announces $11.6 Million in Rural Energy for America Program Funding Awards
Jobs and Economic Development Impacts: A WPA Webinar
DOE Applauds World's First Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Station in Orange County
GM Signs Contract for Advanced EV Batteries with U.S. Manufacturer
DOE, Agriculture Department Fund Bioenergy Crop Research
The Next Generation of Hydropower Engineers and Scientists
Energy Efficiency Funds Headed towards Louisiana State Prisons
Department of Energy Highlights New Advanced Biofuels Research and Development Facility at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Argonne Releases Updated Document on Idling Reduction
Job and Economic Development Impact (JEDI) Model
Clean Cities Model Helps Fleets Analyze Natural Gas Options
Oregon Universities Break Ground on 5 MW Solar
Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley to Visit Surprise Valley Electrification Corp. Project Site
Interior Launches Leasing Process for Wind Energy Offshore Rhode Island, Massachusetts
USDA Funds More Than 900 Renewable, Energy Efficiency Projects
Army to Establish Task Force for Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects
DOE Finalizes $197 Million Loan Guarantee for Solar Manufacturing Facilities
New Local Resources and Financial Incentives Available for Your Manufacturing Plant
World's First Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Station Opens in California
DOE Offers a Conditional $133.9 Million Loan Guarantee for Bioenergy Plant
Solar Decathlon Team Leading the Way toward Sustainable Living Even in Disasters
What Kind of Projects Have You Done in School?
Biofuels Research Facility Opens at DOE's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
DOE Webinar August 30: Transforming Biomass into Feedstock
Department of Energy Joins with Manufacturers, Environmentalists to Announce New Efficiency Standards for Home Refrigerators
Santa Barbara Solar Group Purchasing Program Installs 205 kW
Smart Energy Cloud in Iowa
Agriculture Secretary Announces Smart Grid, Transmission System Improvements
Northern Virginia's Central Library’s Solar Panels Cut Energy Costs
Wind Powering America Produces Series of Information Postcards
Record Hill Wind Project Receives DOE Loan Guarantee, Moves Forward: A Wind Powering America Success Story
$14.5 Million Made Available in Incentives for Building High Energy Efficient Homes
Vice President Cites Private Sector Backing for ARPA-E Awardees
Kennebec Valley Community College's State-of-the-Art Solar Lab
DOE Announces New Efficiency Standards for Home Refrigerators
Solar Decathlon Entry Uses iPad to Monitor Home
USDA, Departments of Energy and Navy Seek Input from Industry to Advance Biofuels for Military and Commercial Transportation
Department of Energy Announces up to $12 Million in Investments to Support Development and Production of Drop-In Biofuels
Department of Energy Announces up to $12 Million in Investments to Support Development and Production of Drop-In Biofuels
DOE Investment Yields R&D 100 Award Winner in Energy-Efficient Lighting
DOE Finalizes $852 Million Loan Guarantee for California Solar Plant
USDA Guarantees Loan to Florida Biofuels Facility
Interior Approves Transmission for California Solar Project
USDA, Departments of Energy and Navy Seek Input from Industry to Advance Biofuels for Military and Commercial Transportation

September

Studies Prove the Economic Boost that Comes from Wind Energy Development
Tools and Techniques for Assessing Energy Yield Potential for Small Wind Turbines: An ASES Small Wind Division Webinar
Department of Energy Awards More Than $145 Million for Advanced Solar Technologies
Construction Begins on Nevada's First Wind Farm
DOE Releases GATEWAY Report on LED Retrofit Lamps
Departments of Energy and Interior Award Nearly $17 Million for Advanced Hydropower Technologies
Benton County's Wind Energy Ordinance: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
DOE Awards up to $12 Million to Support Drop-In Biofuels
ASES National Solar Tour Shines on
Alternative Vehicle Initiatives Rev Up at Ford, General Motors
DOE Awards More Than $145 Million for Advanced Solar Technologies
DOE, Interior Award Nearly $17 Million for Advanced Hydropower
Energy Efficiency Must Have a Starring Role in Putting America Back to Work
DOE, USDA, and U.S. Navy Seek Input from Industry to Advance Biofuels
Energy Department Awards Will Promote Electric Vehicles in 24 States and Train a Workforce for Advanced Vehicle Development
Department of Energy Awards $43 Million to Spur Offshore Wind Energy
Department of Energy Awards $43 Million to Spur Offshore Wind Energy
Department of Energy Awards $43 Million to Spur Offshore Wind Energy
Department of Energy Awards up to $38 Million to Advance Technology and Reduce Cost of Geothermal Energy
Local Resources in Your State Updated, Available on ITP State Activities Website
Grant Allows Homeowners to Finance Energy-Saving Improvements
DOE Awards Grants for EV Planning Activities and Workforce Training
DOE Awards More Than $30 Million to Help Universities Train the Next Generation of Industrial Energy Efficiency Experts
NMAI and Tribes Launch Environmental Website
DOE Awards More Than $30 Million to Help Universities Train the Next Generation of Industrial Energy Efficiency Experts
GovEnergy 2011 Offers Federal Energy Professionals Strategies for Reducing Energy Use
DOE Finalizes $90.6 Million Loan Guarantee for Colorado Solar Project
Salt River Project Launches Community Solar Program
Arizona State University Achieves 10 MW Solar Milestone
DOE Promotes Electric Vehicles in 24 States, D.C.
California Solar Power Plant Backed by $1.2 Billion DOE Loan Guarantee
DOE Awards $43 Million to Spur Offshore Wind Energy
DOE Awards more than $30 Million to Train Energy Efficiency Students
Questions for a Nanoscientist
Geothermal Energy Advanced by DOE's $38 Million Backing
Solar Manufacturer Gets $150 Million DOE Loan Guarantee
Edmonds (WA) Launches Community Solar Cooperative
Rooftop Solar Power for U.S. Military Housing Supported by DOE
Saft America Advanced Batteries Plant Celebrates Grand Opening in Jacksonville
Fuel Station of the Future – Innovative Approach to Fuel Cell Technology Unveiled in California
Vacancy Announcements Posted for Hydrogen Fuels R&D Position
DOE-Backed Advanced Batteries Plant Opens in Florida
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Set to Begin
Green Racing Marks Its 25th Competition
USDA Boosts Smart Grid, Transmission System Improvements in 14 States
Clean Cities Celebrates 20 Years of Data Collection and Dissemination
Installed Cost of Solar PV Systems in the U.S. Declined: DOE Lab Report
Clean Cities' Handbook Educates Drivers About Electric Vehicles
GovEnergy 2011 Offers Energy Professionals Strategies for Reducing Energy Use
Wind Powering America Program Update: A WPA Webinar
DOE Highlights Clean Energy Jobs, Announces Major New Energy Efficiency Milestone
Innovation Ecosystems Spur Rapid Growth for Startups, Entrepreneurs
University Teams to Showcase Affordable, Energy Efficient Living in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011
Department of Energy Finalizes $169 Million Loan Guarantee to Granite Reliable Power
DOE Announces Funding Opportunity for Solid-State Lighting U.S. Manufacturing Support (Round 3)
Wind Powering America Welcomes New DOE Program Lead Jonathan Bartlett
Energy Department Awards $8.4 Million for Projects to Improve Engine and Powertrain Efficiency
Department of Energy Awards $2 Million for National University Clean Energy Business Challenge to Jump Start Young Entrepreneurship
Kansas Wind for Schools Team Receives USDA Funding for Four Turbine Installations: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Weatherization Project Saves Hamden Residents Tax Dollars
Defense Department Speeds Clean Energy Move: Report
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Underway
Data Center Celebrates 20 Years of Delivering Savings
Engine and Powertrain Efficiency Projects Get $8.4 Million DOE Boost
DOE Offers up to $10 Million to Improve Energy-Saving Lighting
DOE Highlights Home Weatherization, Jobs Milestones
Loan Guarantees Finalized for Bio-Refinery, Geothermal, and Wind Projects
Hydrogen Student Design Contest Inspires and Opens Doors
Austin (TX), Brookeville (MD) and Washington D.C. Increase Purchasing
Ross (CA) and Novato (CA) to Join Marin Clean Energy Authority
University of Utah Increases Green Power Commitment
Tate Manufacturing Facility is 100% Green Powered
California Governor Signs Renewable Energy Bills
Distributed Wind Policy Comparison Tool and Guidebook

October

Portland Community College Celebrates Commissioning of Combined Heat and Power Fuel Cell System
Full Application Deadline Extended for ITP’s Innovative Manufacturing Initiative Funding Opportunity
City of New Orleans Launches Home Energy Efficiency Program
DOE Webinars October 6 and 7: Successful Strategies for Renewable Integration
Department of Energy Announces First Entry for Market- Driven High-Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioners Challenge
Portland Community College Celebrates Commissioning of Combined Heat and Power Fuel Cell System
First Entry Joins High-Efficiency Commercial AC Challenge
Maryland Tops U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011
DOE Finalizes Seven Loan Guarantees Covering Solar, Bioenergy Projects
Hydrogen Student Design Contest Inspires and Opens Doors
Administration Announces $12 Million i6 Green Investment
DOE Awards $156 Million for Groundbreaking Energy Research Projects
Schwan's Home Service and ThyssenKrupp Elevator Partner with Clean Cities to Reduce Petroleum Use
Local Energy Project Paying Off
Northeast Community College in Nebraska Installs Turbine
Arizona Wind for Schools Team Installs Two Turbines
Nationwide Utility Rates Available on OpenEI
Fuel Efficiency Flight Challenge Winner Crowned
OpenStudio: Building Design Expertise at Your Fingertips
Grid Modernization Pilot Projects to Integrate Renewable Energy
DOE, NASA Partner to Construct 'Greenest' Federal Building
College Commissions First of Ten Fuel Cell Systems
Farmers and Ranchers Can Learn How to Put Wind to Work for Them
Department of Energy Recognizes Winners of 2011 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards
DOE Releases 2011 Report on Pathways to Commercial Success for Fuel Cell Technologies
2011 DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Report Posted
DOE Educates and Informs at Greenbuild
DOE Releases Request for Information on Total Costs of Ownership of Future Light-Duty Vehicles
DOE Inducts Seven Transportation Champions into Clean Cities Hall of Fame
Edwards Air Force Base Installs Solar
DTE Energy Launches Energy Efficiency Product
DOE Lauds Winners of 2011 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards
City of New Orleans Launches Home Energy Efficiency Program
Regional Partnerships Target Technology Commercialization, Job Growth
Offshore Wind Development and Industry Update: A WPA Webinar
SunShot Success: GE to Make PrimeStar Solar Panels at New Colorado Plant
New Clean Energy Partnership with the Republic of Korea Announced
DOE Opens Building Job Task Analyses for Public Comment
A Barn Raising for the 21st Century
GreenGov 2011 Announces Day One Keynote and Plenary Speakers
Update to DOE RFI on Total Costs of Ownership of Future Light-Duty Vehicles
Maryland Energy Officials Tout New Efficiency Ranking
First Google.Org-Funded Geothermal Mapping Report Confirms Vast Coast-to-Coast Clean Energy Source
Southern Appalachian Regional Wind Energy Institute Meeting Presentations Available
Department of Energy to Invest $60 Million to Develop Innovative Concentrating Solar Power Technologies
Wind Powering America Updates Interactive Maps
Department of Energy Finalizes $169 Million Loan Guarantee to Granite Reliable Power: A Wind Powering America Success Story
DOE Consortium Publishes Roadway Lighting Specification
Eudora High School Video Club Produces Time-Lapse Video of Turbine Installation
University of Minnesota Commissions New Wind Energy Research Station Supported by the U.S. Department of Energy
Clean Cities Newsletter Now Available
Clean Energy Project Investments Mark Strong Quarter: Report
DOE Issues Report on Financing Solar Photovoltaic Systems for Schools
DOE to Invest $60 Million in Concentrating Solar Power Technologies
Partnering with National Labs Brings Cutting-Edge Technology to Market
DOE Consortium Publishes Roadway Lighting Specification, Hosts Webcast
University of Minnesota Commissions New Wind Energy Research Station Supported by the U.S. Department of Energy
Energy Department Launches Vehicle Cost Calculator
The How's and Why's of Replacing the Whole Barrel
Efficiency Maine Home Energy Savings Ends, but with Encouraging Verdict
Home-Insulation Firm Touring Neighborhoods for Thermal Imaging
Alaska’s First Utility Scale Wind Power Project to Begin Construction
New Energy Projects in Concord, NH
Gearbox Express Formed in Wisconsin
State Finds a Way to Make Weatherization Work
California Cap and Trade Regulation Recognizes Voluntary Green Power
Campbell Soup to Add 2.3 MW Solar
Establishing a Community College Wind Energy and Turbine Technology Program: Wind Powering America Lessons Learned
Colorado Springs (CO) Approves Solar Garden

November

Secretary Chu Congratulates the National Renewable Energy Laboratory on 2011 GreenGov Presidential Award
DOE Proposes Rule Under Section 133 of the Energy Independence and Security Act
USDA Announces $44 million in Advanced Biofuels Funding
Vehicle Cost Calculator Helps You Add up the Savings
Solar for St. Paul
University of Minnesota Commissions DOE-Backed Wind Energy Station
Wind Energy Has A Lot Riding on Programs up for Debate in Congress
Interior Releases Updated Roadmap for Solar Energy Development
U.S. Solar Jobs Census Finds Solar Employment Soars: Report
Registration Deadline Extended for the Hydrogen Student Design Contest
DOE Tribal Energy Program Seeks Native American Students for 2012 Summer Internships
Walmart Sees the Light for Parking Lots
Ford, Chevrolet Rev Up All-Electric Cars
Kansans Save $2.3 Million in Challenge to Change Their Energy Behavior
DOE-MIT Search Engine Will Speed Materials Research
DOE's NREL Wins 2011 GreenGov Presidential Award
Santa Barbara County Launches New Home Energy Upgrade Financing Program with Energy Department Support
Energy Department Announces $7 Million to Reduce Non-Hardware Costs of Solar Energy Systems
USDA Announces Rural Renewable Energy Assistance
Better Buildings Challenge Partners Pledge 20% Energy Drop By 2020
California Passes 1 Gigawatt Rooftop Solar Milestone: Study
IEA Report: World's Renewables to Rise but Climate Future Challenging
DOE and EPA Release 2012 Annual Fuel Economy Guide
Energy Star National Building Contest Names Winner
Energy Department Recognizes Nation's Top Green Power Programs
Huntsville Celebrates Launch of Home Energy Upgrade Program with Energy Department Support
Philadelphia-area Building Retrofits Could Support 23,500 Jobs: Report
Energy Department Highlights Commissioning of Innovative Fuel Cell System at U.S. Army’s Aberdeen Proving Ground
3Degrees Expands its Green Power Programs to CT, ME, and WA
Arizona Utility Opens First Wind Farm
Northwest Colorado Council of Governments Celebrates 1,000th Weatherized Home
Fire Island Wind Project Approved: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Direct Energy Provides Green Power Option for Norwich (CT) Residents
DOE Highlights Commissioning of Innovative Fuel Cell System at U.S. Army’s Aberdeen Proving Ground
New Database Assists with Wind Project Siting
Innovative Energy Storage Technologies Enabling More Renewable Power
Energy Matters: Industrial Energy Efficiency
DOE, EPA Release the 2012 Annual Fuel Economy Guide
DOE's $7 Million to Help Trim 'Soft' Costs of Solar Energy Systems
Top U.S. Green Power Programs in DOE Spotlight
Town Known for First Thanksgiving is Grateful for Energy Savings
DOE Highlights Commissioning of Army Fuel Cell System
San Francisco PUC Moving Forward with Renewable Procurement
DOD Picks 2012 Energy Technology Installation Demos
National Laboratory 'Flips Switch' on East Coast's Largest Solar Array
Huntsville Launches DOE-Supported Home Energy Upgrade Program
SunEdison and Staples Reach 30 million kWh of Solar Production
Toms River Schools (NJ) Completing 6.2 MW of Installed Solar
Savings of 18.5% for Buildings that Meet 2010 Energy Standard: DOE

December

DOE Awards $12 Million to Spur Rapid Adoption of Solar Energy with the Rooftop Solar Challenge
Presidential Memorandum: Implementation of Energy Savings Projects and Performance-Based Contracting for Energy Savings
Webinar December 7: Fuel Cells and Telecom – Reports from the Field
Japan and Hawaii Join forces for Smart Grid Demonstration Project
We Can't Wait: President Obama Announces Nearly $4 Billion Investment in Energy Upgrades to Public and Private Buildings
Fuel Cell Lift Trucks: A Grocer's Best Friend
We Can't Wait: President Obama Announces Nearly $4 Billion Investment in Energy Upgrades to Public and Private Buildings
Energy Rebate Program Expands
Announcing Better Buildings, Better Plants
Update: U.S. Department of Energy Wind Program Funding Awards
DOE Launches Comprehensive Hydrogen Storage Materials Clearing House
Atlantic Wind Energy Workshop Report, Presentations Available
Vermont Increases Wind Capacity Six Fold
DOE Awards $12 Million in the Rooftop Solar Challenge
Tribal Clean Energy Assistance Offered by DOE
President Obama Announces Nearly $4 Billion in Building Energy Upgrades
Producing Clean, Renewable Diesel from Biomass
Iowa Now Second in Nation for Wind Power
Saving Farmland One Wind Energy Project at a Time
Energy Department Awards More Than $7 Million for Innovative Hydrogen Storage Technologies in Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles
Video: “Deep Heat” Explains Geothermal Energy
Energy Department Awards More Than $7 Million for Innovative Hydrogen Storage Technologies in Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles
Berea (KY) Solar Farm Sells Out
Clean Cities Publishes Guide to Alternative Fuel Lawn Equipment
Oklahoma State University Commits to Wind Power
Oak Park (IL) Offers 100% Green Power Option
DOE Awards $7 Million for Storage Technologies in Fuel Cell Vehicles
Wind Power Economics: Past, Present, and Future Trends: A WPA Webinar
Drop-in Biofuels Take Flight in Commerce City, Colorado
DOE Releases New Version of Energy Modeling Software
Industry to Tap National Labs in DOE Initiative to Cut Red Tape
Fueling the Navy's Great Green Fleet with Advanced Biofuels
Valerie Reed Tweets about the Future of Biofuels
U.S. Small Wind Market Report: 144,000 Turbines Deployed: Community and Small Wind Webinar Series
Energy Department Announces Major Recovery Act Milestone: 600,000 Homes Weatherized Three Months Ahead of Schedule
Charlotte Office Park Lights Up with Energy Efficient Additions
Kentucky Public Service Commission Approves Energy Efficiency Program Expansion
Senate Energy Committee Passes New Geothermal Legislation
Stimulus Funding in Georgia Used to Support Lighting Retrofit Projects at Convenience Stores throughout the State
Fuel Cell Powers Up Festivities at Secretary Chu's Holiday Party
Cross Island Farms Enjoys a Renewable Energy Harvest: A Wind Powering America Success Story
Arizona Wind for Schools Team Installs Turbine at Northern Arizona University
Water Power Program Releases Request for Information – Hydropower Advancement Project
Wind and Wildlife Interactions: A WPA Webinar
Wind and Water Power Program Programmatic and Functional Alignment
Wind and Water Power Program Programmatic and Functional Alignment
Tennessee Valley Authority Dedicates 43 kW Solar Funded by Voluntary Program
San Francisco (CA) PUC Approves Green Power Program
NC GreenPower's Carbon Offset Price Declines
Olympia (WA) Approves Community Solar Projects