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February 15, 2011
Secretary Chu and Senator Reid to Make Major Energy Announcement for Nevada

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary Steven Chu and U.S. Senator Harry Reid will host a press conference call today, Tuesday, February 15 at 4:00 pm EST to make a major funding announcement concerning a Nevada clean energy project. Today's announcement will create jobs and help the renewable energy industry expand in Nevada.

WHO: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu

U.S. Senator Harry Reid 

February 8, 2011
WEDNESDAY: Chu, Salazar, Vilsack to Participate in Onshore Renewable Energy Workshop

Secretaries Chu , Salazar, Vilsack will open conference with roundtable discussion on building a clean energy economy

February 7, 2011
NOON TUESDAY: Energy Department to Release New Report on Progress of Electric Vehicle Deployment

WASHINGTON -TOMORROW, Tuesday, February 8, 2011, David Sandalow, Department of Energy Assistant Secretary for Policy and International Affairs, will host a conference call with reporters to release a new DOE report on electric vehicles.  The report will examine progress to date in meeting President Obama's goal of putting one million electric vehicles on the road by 2015, as well as additional steps that can continue to accelerate America's leadership in electric vehicle deployment.

February 4, 2011
Chu, Salazar to Announce Major Offshore Wind Energy Initiatives

NORFOLK,VA - On Monday, February 7, 2011 Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will announce major new initiatives to accelerate the responsible siting and development of offshore wind energy projects.

February 4, 2011
MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy Conference Call


WASHINGTON -TOMORROW, February 4, 2011, Secretary Steven Chu will join with Richard Swanson, President Emeritus of SunPower Corp., to host a media conference call to announce new funding for solar technology and manufacturing projects. Secretary Chu will also release additional details about the Department's SunShot initiative.


February 3, 2011
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, U.S. Representatives Larson and Courtney to Visit Research Center in East Hartford

WASHINGTON, DC - Tomorrow, Friday, February 4, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will travel to East Hartford, Conn. to visit United Technologies Research Center, which has received funding from the Department for several transformational clean energy research projects. The Secretary is visiting UTC to highlight the importance of investing in innovation and clean energy to put people back to work, grow the economy, and win the future. He will be joined by U.S. Representatives John Larson and Joe Courtney for a tour of the facilities and in addressing UTC employees.

January 28, 2011
NOON TODAY: Chu, Psaki to hold Conference Call on President Obama's Upcoming Events

Top Obama officials will highlight importance of investing in innovation

January 26, 2011
Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Visit Memphis


WASHINGTON, DC - Tomorrow, January 27th U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will travel to Memphis, Tenn. to visit Sharp Solar Manufacturing Plant and FedEx Memphis Superhub. The visit comes two days after President Obama outlined in his State of the Union speech his vision for a new clean energy economy.

January 24, 2011
WEDNESDAY: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on Clean Energy and Innovation

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host the Department of Energy's inaugural "Energy Matters" online town hall on President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda as a follow-up to the State of the Union.  He will speak to and answer questions from an online and in-person audience.

January 19, 2011
Secretary Chu to Host Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting

Washington, DC - On Thursday, January 20, 2011, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host the second meeting of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB). The first meeting of the New Year will focus on the importance of innovation in maintaining global competitiveness. Secretary Chu will begin his remarks at 9:30 AM.

Media wishing to attend should contact Niketa Kumar at by Wednesday, January 19th by 5 p.m.