- Making Hydropower More Eco-Friendly
October 22, 2014 4:06 PM
Find out how the Energy Department is helping to improve hydropower technologies.Read The Full Story
- Calling All Coders: Help Advance America's Wave Power Industry
August 4, 2014 5:47 PM
The second round of coding competition kicks off that will help industry develop models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of marine and hydrokinetic devices.Read The Full Story
April 9, 2015
The Energy Department today announced $7 million in funding for the research and development of innovative technologies for low-impact hydropower systems. This funding will help advance hydropower drivetrains, which transfer rotational energy from turbines to generators, and structural foundations that will minimize environmental impacts and reduce the lifetime costs associated with operating and maintaining new hydropower projects.
March 24, 2015Department of Energy, Department of the Interior and Army Corps of Engineers Renew Five-Year Partnership to Advance Hydropower
Three agencies extend partnership to advance hydropower development for an additional five years.
January 22, 2015DOE Announces Webinars on Solar Program Overview, Best Practices in Developing a Tribal Strategic Energy Plan, and More
EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce. Webinars are free; however, advanced registration is typically required. You can also watch archived webinars and browse previously aired videos, slides, and transcripts.
January 15, 2015Energy Department Accepting Applications for a $3.6 Million Hydroelectric Production Incentive Program
The Energy Department today announced an incentive program for developers adding hydroelectric power generating capabilities to existing non-powered dams throughout the United States.
January 12, 2015
December 1, 2014