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January 23, 2015
In existing homes, cellulose (here) or other loose-fill materials can be installed in building cavities through holes drilled (usually) on the exterior of the house. After the installation, the holes are plugged and finish materials replaced. | Photo courtesy of Cellulose Insulation Manufacturers Association.
Types of Insulation

Consumers can choose from among many types of insulation that save money and improve comfort.

January 23, 2015
The Future is Now for Advanced Vehicles

Go behind the scenes at the Washington Auto Show, where the next generation of advanced vehicles is here today.

January 22, 2015
State of the Union Remarks on Energy in Four Charts

We dive into the data behind President Obama's State of the Union statements about our booming energy sector.

January 21, 2015
State of the Union 2015: President Obama's Remarks on Energy
Watch Energy Highlights from the State of the Union

Watch a video of energy highlights from President Obama's sixth State of the Union address.

January 20, 2015
Join us for live coverage of the State of the Union, starting at 9PM ET. | Image courtesy of Sarah Gerrity.
Join @Energy for the 2015 State of the Union Address

Follow @Energy's live coverage of the State of the Union address, tonight at 9PM ET.

January 14, 2015
Image courtesy of Sarah Gerrity.
Celebrating Our #WomenInSTEM Video Series’ First Birthday

We’re addressing the STEM gap in a number of ways, including sharing the personal stories of women with STEM careers. Today our #WomenInSTEM video series is celebrating its first birthday.

January 12, 2015
Infographic courtesy of the White House.
Pushing America’s Automotive Industry Forward

The Department of Energy is supporting U.S. auto manufacturers, suppliers and workers -- helping to create the next generation of clean, efficient cars and trucks, made right here in America.

January 9, 2015
Pictured above is the Shelby Cobra, a vehicle 3-D printed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Using advanced composites and 3-D printing both cut the car's weight in half and improved performance and safety. | Photo by Carlos Jones.
Building a More Competitive American Manufacturing Industry with Advanced Composites

Our new Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Advanced Composites will help revolutionize clean energy technology one material at a time.

January 8, 2015
Michelle Alvarado worked on diagnostic software to monitor a laser beam at the AZero photo injector at Fermilab. | Photo courtesy of Fermilab.
Learn from Top Researchers as a #NationalLabsIntern

Apply for an internship or fellowship at one of the 17 National Labs to experience what it's like to work on the frontiers of science and technology.

December 31, 2014
Best of 2014: Our Year in Review

2014 has been a year of investments, breakthroughs and progress at the Energy Department. Read on and explore the timeline to see some of our most memorable moments.