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July 3, 2013
Screenshot of Asset Revitalization Initiative (ARI) website.
U.S. Department of Energy Launches New Website for Asset Revitalization Initiative (ARI)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) launched a website for the Asset Revitalization Initiative (ARI), a DOE-wide effort to advance the beneficial reuse of its unique and diverse mix of assets, including land, facilities, infrastructure, equipment, technologies, natural resources and a highly skilled workforce.

July 1, 2013
 Wellington Muchero is a quantitative geneticist at the Bioenergy Science Center in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. | Photo by Jason Richards, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
10 Questions for a Quantitative Geneticist: Wellington Muchero

When Wellington Muchero got a part-time job in a plant molecular biology lab as a college student, there was no turning back. Learn how this quantitative geneticist advances breakthroughs in biofuels production in the latest "10 Questions."

June 28, 2013
EM Office of External Affairs Acting Communications Director Dave Borak talks with EM intern Valerie Edwards.
It’s a bird…It’s a plane…It’s an intern!

Only 22 years old, Valerie Edwards has accomplished significant feats, from flying airplanes to building award-winning robots.

June 27, 2013
Having PRIDE at the Department 365 Days a Year

Celebrating PRIDE month at the Energy Department.

June 25, 2013
Illustration: Sandbox Studio, Chicago.
Around the US in 17 Labs

Use symmetry’s interactive map to learn more about what goes on at the national laboratories, including the 10 institutions under the purview of the DOE Office of Science, the single largest supporter of basic research in the physical sciences in the United States.

June 23, 2013
Fourth Graders Power Their Classroom with Solar Energy

Video documents a group of fourth graders quest to take their classroom "off the grid."

June 21, 2013
Celebrating Small Business Week at the Energy Department

Small businesses are at the heart of our work. Find out why.

June 19, 2013
Domnique Newallo is a 2012 recipient of the Spelman STEM scholarship funded by the Department of Energy.
Spelman Graduate Defies Odds with Help from DOE Scholarship

According to Domnique, the Spelman STEM Scholarship was the best thing that could have come to her. She says, “I wouldn’t have been able to do it without the Department of Energy. I believe there are no excuses in life that you can’t accomplish something if you work hard for it.”

June 10, 2013
Dr. Siva Sivananthan at the Sivananthan Laboratories in Bolingbrook, Illinois. | Photo courtesy of Megan Strand, UIC
White House Champions of Change Recognizes Solar Innovator

A solar innovator among a group of honorees representing the best and brightest entrepreneurs from around the world.

June 10, 2013
Department of Energy Contractor Diana Lewis Heading to National Small Business Week

Diana Lewis, a West Virginia native and founder of Action Facilities Management, Inc., a Department of Energy contractor, is one of the small business owners being recognized by her state as the Small Business Person of the Year. During National Small Business Week she will travel to Washington, D.C. to receive an award and compete for the national title, which will be awarded on June 21.