Tag Archives: Dan Brouillette

DOE, National Lab, University Join Forces for Energy Storage Workforce Development

Dan Brouillette

The Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Youngstown State University will collaborate on a potential $1 million project to establish a center in the Midwest region for training workers in the battery and electric vehicle manufacturing industry. “We are in a period of tremendous advancement in battery technologies, presenting new opportunities for electric vehicles and energy storage systems,” said DOE Secretary Dan Brouillette

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DOE Unveils Policy Recommendations for Space Exploration; Dan Brouillette Quoted

Dan Brouillette

The Department of Energy (DOE) has introduced a set of recommendations that supports the U.S. government's National Space Policy. The strategy builds on six decades worth of DOE's contributions to U.S. Space programs and indicates the role of the department's innovation enterprise in responding to large-scale research development challenges in space policies.

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DOE Makes Roadmap to Guide U.S. Pursuits in Energy Storage Tech;

Dan Brouillette

The Department of Energy (DOE) has unveiled a strategy designed to help the nation research, develop and transition energy storage technologies. The Energy Storage Grand Challenge Roadmap would guide DOE's efforts to produce and commercialize these technologies while maintaining manufacturing competitiveness in the U.S. The overall strategy aims to ensure U.S.-made energy storage technologies can meet the country's market demands by 10 years from now. 

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DOE Unveils Plan to Guide Hydrogen-Focused Pursuits; Dan Brouillette Quoted

Dan Brouillette

The Department of Energy (DOE) has published a strategy that highlights how DOE plans to pursue hydrogen-related research, development and demonstration projects. The Hydrogen Program Plan aims to enable the production, storage, transportation and application of hydrogen in multiple economic sectors. The Advanced Research Projects Agency–Energy will also take part in the plan's activities.

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DOE Establishes Fellowship to Support Industry-Government Collab on Operational Tech; Dan Brouillette Quoted

Dan Brouillette

The Department of Energy has initiated an effort to foster collaboration between the government's national security experts and the energy industry's operational technology managers. DOE said Wednesday its OT Defender Fellowship tasks Idaho National Laboratory to help critical infrastructure security practitioners gain an increased understanding of cybersecurity.

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DOE, NASA Sign Collaboration Agreement to Tackle Space Opportunities; Jim Bridenstine Quoted

Jim Bridenstine

The Department of Energy and NASA have formed a new agreement in support of national space policies and the Artemis program, an effort to bring back manned space exploration. “This new MOU will continue our esteemed work together as this Administration strives to reach the next generation of space innovations and exploration,” said secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette.

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DOE to Invest $65M in Power Grid Modernization Project; Dan Brouillette Quoted

DOE

The Department of Energy (DOE) has earmarked $65 million in funds to extend its network of grid-interactive and efficient building communities in the U.S. The department noted the effort may increase the number of testbeds supported by the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy such as Reynolds Landing in Alabama.

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DOE Eyes $122M Funding Opportunity for Carbon Ore R&D Efforts

Dept. of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) intends to award $122 million in funds to support research and development activities on rare earth elements and critical minerals. DOE said that it seeks to assess the potential of natural resources across basins in the U.S. to drive regional economic growth for the department. 

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DOE Stands Up New Office for Arctic Region Programs; Dan Brouillette Quoted

Dept. of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) has launched a new office meant to drive DOE's activities across the Arctic region. The Arctic Energy Office will directly report to the DOE undersecretary and handle initiatives in the areas of national security, science and energy. DOE will establish AEO's physical office at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks

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DOE-Led National Lab Launches Platform for Integrated Energy Research; Dan Brouillette Quoted

Dan Brouillette

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory, managed by the Department of Energy (DOE), has launched a platform designed to facilitate scientific research on integrated energy systems. The Advanced Research on Integrated Energy Systems (ARIES) platform offers an environment where scientists can study the integration between multiple energy resources.

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