Rhode Island is at the frontier of energy education, offering a state-of-the-art curriculum in many of its schools. With the help of funds from the Energy Department’s State Energy Program, the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources continues its partnership with the nonprofit National Energy Education Development Project (NEED) to provide energy education materials to schools and organize workshops to train teachers on energy curricula.
The Department of Energy will convene a public meeting to discuss and receive comments on issues related to the Quadrennial Energy Review. The purpose of the meeting is to examine energy infrastructure constraints in New England and regional approaches to addressing them
A year of progress, preparation and promise was the theme connecting two days of panels and presentations last month at the 2013 American Wind Energy Association WINDPOWER Offshore conference in Providence, Rhode Island.
The Energy Department is investing in an innovative insulation material that saves energy and money for industrial facilities while also helping to support 50 full-time clean energy jobs for Americans.
Innovative Manufacturing and Materials for Low-Cost Lithium-Ion Batteries CX(s) Applied: B3.6 Date: 09/23/2011 Location(s): Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Texas Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Hurricane Irene struck the East coast last Friday, making landfall in North Carolina. Over the weekend, the storm traveled up the East Coast and into the mid-Atlantic and New England areas of the U.S. In response to Irene, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Virginia declared a State of Emergency.
Rhode Island State Energy Program Non-utility Scale Renewable Energy Program CX(s) Applied: B5.1 Date: 05/03/2011 Location(s): Pascoag, Rhode Island Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory