- Preparing Students for Our Nation’s Changing Energy Portfolio
June 28, 2016 3:00 PM
The utility sector is going through a rapid transformation as more renewables come online and more Americans choose to go solar. Adding large quantities of distributed energy onto the grid requires the workforce to acquire new knowledge and skills, which SunShot is enabling through its GEARED program.Read The Full Story
- Sun-Powered Schools: Helping Universities Go Solar
June 16, 2016 12:25 PM
Dormitory mini fridges, dishwashers in dining halls, and campus computer labs are just a few of the things that can create large utility bills for colleges and universities across the country. The SunShot Initiative is working to make it easier for college campuses to use solar energy to help ease the financial burden of around-the-clock operation.Read The Full Story
November 16, 2015
September 16, 2015Energy Department Announces $102 Million to Tackle Solar Challenges, Expand Access to Clean Electricity
Energy Department announces more than $102 million in new projects and available funding to support American leadership in clean energy innovation.
August 26, 2015
May 26, 2015Energy Department Announces $32 Million to Boost Solar Workforce Training, Drive Solar Energy Innovation
Today, the Energy Department is announcing $32 million in funding to help train American workers for the solar energy workforce and to further drive down the cost of solar by developing innovative low-cost concentrating solar power collectors and increasing access to critical solar data.
January 29, 2015
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