The Office of International Affairs applies knowledge of energy technologies, markets, and policies to advance U.S. objectives in energy security, clean energy deployment, and national security.
Twenty countries commit to doubling their respective clean energy research and development investment over five years.
The Clean Energy Ministerial is a high-level global forum to share best practices and promote policies and programs that facilitate the transition to a global clean energy economy.
The Office of International Affairs has primary responsibility in the Department of Energy for international energy cooperation in energy, science, and technology.
The Assistant Secretary for International Affairs (IA) advises the Secretary, Deputy Secretary and other relevant DOE leadership on strategic implementation of the United States’ international energy policy. IA leads and develops the Department’s bilateral and multilateral R&D cooperation, including investment and trade activities, and represents the Department and United States Government in interagency processes, intergovernmental forums, and bilateral and multilateral proceedings that address the development and implementation of energy policies, strategies and objectives.
Recent Blog Posts
September 2, 2016
May 31, 2016
Goal of meetings will be to expand international collaboration in clean energy research, development, demonstration and deployment to combat climate change.
May 18, 2016
The world needs a lot more clean energy, and fast. Here are 10 ways the Clean Energy Ministerial is working to deliver the solutions to climate change and improve energy access around the globe.
March 10, 2016
Learn how the U.S. and Canada are partnering to build a stronger clean energy future.