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February 17, 2016
Better Buildings Challenge SWAP Teams with Industry for Major Energy Savings

Hilton Worldwide and Whole Foods Market swap energy teams to learn from each other and produce even greater savings in a new video series.

February 17, 2016
Inspired by iconic New Deal-era posters, the Energy Department’s <a href="/node/28723">Loan Programs Office</a> created its own poster series to highlight projects it helped finance through the Section 1705, Title XVII and ATVM programs. One of LPO's greatest successes has been helping <a href="/node/1430081">launch utility-scale PV solar</a> in the United States.
5 Big Wins in Clean Energy from the Loan Programs Office

The Energy Department's Loan Programs Office guaranteed $16.1 billion in loans to 25 Recovery Act projects. Beautiful illustrated posters celebrate how LPO has helped create jobs and provide clean energy to homes and businesses across America.

February 17, 2016
Video: Recovery Act by the Numbers

The Recovery Act was passed seven years ago today. Learn how it has laid the foundation for America's clean energy future.

February 16, 2016
Oak Ridge Kicks Off Demolition of the K-27 Building
Workers Make History by Demolishing Manhattan Project Facilities

The Energy Department's Office of Environmental Management is about to complete the first-ever demolition of a gaseous diffusion complex from the Manhattan Project.

February 12, 2016
Today, the Department of Energy proposed a new lighting standard that would apply to General Service Lamps, including LEDs. | Energy Department photo
What Today’s Lighting Efficiency Proposal Is And What It Isn’t

Today, the Department of Energy proposed an efficiency standard for General Service Lamps. Learn the facts about what that means and why it's important.

February 12, 2016
World leaders launch Mission Innovation at the United Nations Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) in Paris-Le Bourget, France, November 30, 2015.
Accelerating Clean Energy Technology Solutions through the President’s Budget

The President released his final budget, staking out a path to meet our country's greatest challenges not just for the year ahead, but for decades to come. The budget proposes smart investments to accelerate the pace of American innovation, so that we can create jobs, build the economy of the future, and tackle our nation's greatest challenges.

February 10, 2016
To explore the nucleus inside an atom, scientists use giant particle accelerators that act like microscopes. Detectors like this one collect the information for scientists to analyze. | Photo courtesy of Jefferson Lab.
Exploring the Heart of Matter

A nucleus is 10,000 times smaller than an atom. Check out the huge accelerators scientists use to peer inside these tiny particles.

February 8, 2016
<div class="field field-name-field-map-byline field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div  class="field-item odd">Sandia’s design for giant wind turbine blades that are stowed at dangerous wind speeds to reduce the risk of damage. | Courtesy of TrevorJohnston.com/Popular Science</div></div></div>
Enormous Blades for Offshore Energy

How researchers at the National Labs are designing wind turbine blades 2.5x longer than any that exist today.

February 4, 2016
Accelerator on a Chip

Scientists at the National Labs are attempting to build the world’s smallest particle accelerator.

February 2, 2016
Infographic by <a href="/node/1332956">Carly Wilkins</a>, Energy Department.
INFOGRAPHIC: How Do We Know Iran Isn't Building a Nuclear Bomb?

Learn about the monitoring and verification measures the IAEA uses to ensure Iran complies with the Iran Deal.