The Department of Energy's investments in research and development have significantly influenced our nation's transportation sector. The Vehicle Technologies Office has received a number of awards throughout the years reaffirming the importance of this research and its results. These awards highlight the positive impact of VTO's work with national laboratories and industry partners, including technology development, increased economic competitiveness and improved quality of life for the American people.
- The R&D 100 Awards highlight many of the successes achieved by the Department of Energy's national laboratories in moving fundamental research into technology and towards commercialization.
- The Federal Laboratory Consortium Excellence in Technology Transfer Awards recognize "outstanding work in the process of transferring federally developed technology to the marketplace."
Read about other success stories in research, development and deployment or learn more about how the research these awards recognize align with VTO's plans and roadmaps.