The Energy Department expands the Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative by advancing the development of innovative manufacturing technologies, increasing the efficiency of U.S. manufacturing, and training American workers for advanced manufacturing jobs.
With $100 million of Department funding, Project LIBERTY, the nation’s first commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant to use corn waste as a feedstock, will produce 25 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol per year.
America remains a global leader in wind energy, ranking second in installed capacity in the world, according to two reports released by the Energy Department. Check out full coverage including photos, video, interactive graphics, blog posts, and more.
The Energy Department funds 31 new projects to accelerate research and development of critical vehicle technologies that will improve fuel efficiency and reduce costs.