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DOE to Issue FOA for Regional Clean Hydrogen Studies

Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) plans to issue a new funding opportunity announcement for studies on how to streamline regional clean hydrogen deployments. The effort aims to reduce clean hydrogen costs, create jobs and address environmental challenges as the Biden administration seeks to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, DOE said Friday.

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DOE Launches Funding Opportunity for QIS, Nuclear Physics Research; Timothy Hallman Quoted

Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) has allocated $10 million for quantum information science and nuclear physics research and encouraged the industry, academia, national laboratories and nonprofits to apply for funding to study related areas of interest. The initiative aims to address nuclear physics challenges by advancing foundational and use-inspired QIS studies.

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DOE to Allot $162M for Land Vehicle Electrification; Jennifer Granholm Quoted

Jennifer Granholm

The Department of Energy (DOE) will invest $162 million in a pair of new funding opportunities that aim to reduce the carbon emissions of everyday land vehicles. DOE said Thursday it will finance two initiatives that aim to develop electric vehicles, corresponding infrastructure and low-emission technologies for on- and off-road vehicles.

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DOE to Fund Water Treatment Projects in 13 States

Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) will award $27.5 million in funds to 16 projects that aim to deliver sustainable water sources and low-cost treatment options to various sectors across 13 U.S. states. The funding opportunity is a part of DOE's efforts to support the government's intent to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

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DOE Unveils Funding Opportunities for Data Science, Computing Research Projects

Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) intends to award a total of $34.5 million in funds to support research efforts on data science and computation-based approaches that could forecast harsh weather patterns, address scientific gaps and accelerate clean energy technology development. DOE will obligate a cumulative sum of $11.5 million for the two funding opportunities within the current fiscal year.

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DOE to Fund Particle Accelerator Tech Projects; Jennifer Granholm Quoted

Jennifer Granholm

The Department of Energy (DOE) has earmarked $18 million in funds to support projects that will speed up the development of particle accelerator technologies. DOE said Tuesday it will award $6 million through the Accelerator Stewardship program to fund efforts that will focus on the application of particle accelerators in security, industry, energy and medicine.

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DOE to Support Four Vehicle Energy Consumption Mitigation Projects

Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) will award $18 million in funds through the second phase of the Next-Generation Energy Technologies for Connected and Automated On-Road Vehicles program to four projects that aim to lower automobile emissions. DOE initially awarded $32 million in funds to 10 teams during the first phase of NEXTCAR. 

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DOE Unveils $100M Clean Energy Funding Opportunity; Tarak Shah Quoted

DOE

The Department of Energy (DOE) has earmarked $100 million in funds to validate disruptive clean energy technologies that could address climate issues. DOE will also join a working group formed by the National Climate Task Force to develop technologies that could help the government achieve zero economy-wide emissions in 2050.

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NIST Releases FY 2021 Topics for SBIR Program

U.S. Research Security

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has unveiled the research areas for the first phase of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program in fiscal year 2021. The projects are required to validate and address NIST technical program areas associated with research topics under the program. Qualified projects may receive additional funds in succeeding SBIR phases.

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DOE Unveils Funding Opportunity for Direct Air Capture R&D Projects

DOE

The Department of Energy (DOE) will invest up to $15 million in funds to support research and development projects for direct air capture technologies. Areas of interest under the funding opportunity include initial engineering design of carbon capture, storage and utilization systems as well as testing and validation of structured material systems and component designs for DAC technologies.

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