- Advancing Energy Efficiency and Business Opportunities in South Africa
September 21, 2016 10:30 AM
The Energy Department supports a number of collaborations with African nations that share the goals of the U.S.-Africa Business Forum. One key collaboration, managed by the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s International program, is the South Africa Clean Energy Project. The goal of this project is to encourage the adoption of increasingly stringent energy efficient building codes, and to accelerate the deployment of related clean energy products.Read The Full Story
- Video: Appliance Standards Testing Ensures Level Playing Field
August 3, 2016 11:45 AM
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency Kathleen Hogan recently toured the Intertek testing laboratory in Cortland, NY – one of the sites where the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) tests products to ensure that consumers are getting the savings promised by its federal Appliance and Equipment Standards Program. Total savings for Americans are currently estimated at more than $65 billion annually.Read The Full Story
August 24, 2016
Student design competition, which challenges collegiate teams to design, build and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive, will take place October 5 – 15, 2017, in Denver.
March 11, 2016
Denver wins bid to host next U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, in which student teams compete to design, build and operate cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive solar-powered houses.
October 29, 2015
Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. flagship restaurant in Atlanta achieves 38 percent energy savings.
October 17, 2015Energy Department Assistant Secretary Danielson Honors Stevens Institute of Technology as Winner of U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon
Stevens Institute of Technology wins top honors overall by designing, building, and operating the most cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive solar powered house.
October 16, 2015
October 15, 2015