The Energy Department is requesting proposals for a new manufacturing institute to reduce energy use and carbon emissions from industrial-scale materials production through reuse, recycling, and remanufacturing technologies.President Obama Announces Winner of Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute and Launches New Competition
The Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, with nearly 200 partners, will spur advances in smart sensors and digital process controls that can radically improve the efficiency of manufacturing. The President also announced the launch of a new EERE-led, $70 million manufacturing hub competition to support technologies to revolutionize the ways materials can be reused and recycled.
Twenty-three small businesses each will receive $1 million to further develop clean energy technologies with a strong potential for commercialization and job creation.
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The Energy Department awarded more than $10 million to nine projects to further reduce the cost and improve the quality of highly efficient light-emitting diode (LED) and organic light-emitting diode (OLED) products.