The Energy Department has awarded nearly $2 million to Virginia Tech and State University Advanced Research Institute for its Building Energy Management Open Source Software. The goal is to develop software that allows HVAC, lighting, water heaters, and more to interconnect, reducing energy and saving money.
If you installed a small wind energy system last year, you might be in luck. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently published a notice that spells out what small wind turbine owners must do to qualify for a 30% investment tax credit.
America's veterans are some of our most valuable national assets, but transitioning to a new career can be a challenge. To address that need, the Energy Department SunShot Initiative’s new training program will teach solar installation to veterans.
The amount of energy consumed by federal agencies is now at its lowest level since 1975, primarily as a result of decreased jet fuel use. Find out how our Federal Energy Management Program helps agencies achieve energy-saving goals.