Through the Hydropower Vision, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Wind and Water Power Technologies Office has led a first-of-its-kind comprehensive analysis to evaluate future pathways for low-carbon, renewable hydropower, focused on continued technical evolution, increased energy market value, and environmental sustainability.Funding Opportunity Announcement: Innovative Technologies to Advance Non-Powered Dam and Pumped-Storage Hydropower Development
The Energy Department’s Water Power Program has issued a funding opportunity announcement that will support the HydroNEXT initiative to lower costs, improve performance, and promote environmental stewardship of hydropower development.
The Energy Department’s Water Power Program intends to issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) to construct a national wave energy test facility inside U.S. federal or state waters. The Program plans to select one project that will be awarded under this FOA.
Use the Regulatory and Permitting Information Desktop (RAPID) Toolkit to help navigate the regulatory process and point you toward specific permit requirements and regulations.
Scroll through the slideshow of captivating images and stories that highlight key Water Program and national laboratory accomplishments in advancing our nation's clean energy future.