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April 29, 2014
A new assessment conducted by Oak Ridge National Laboratory has identified more than 65 gigawatts of untapped hydropower potential in U.S. rivers and streams.
Huge Potential for Hydropower: Assessment Highlights New Possible Clean Energy Sources

The Energy Department’s New Stream-reach Development Assessment, conducted by Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has identified more than 65 gigawatts of untapped sustainable hydropower potential in U.S. rivers and streams.

April 29, 2014
AMO Program Peer Review

DOE's Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) will be conducting a Peer Review of its Research and Development (R&D), Facilities, and Technology Assistance activities in Washington, DC, on May 6-7, 2014. Presentations will be given on individual R&D projects, Facilities, and the Technical Assistance activities. Leading technology experts from the industrial and academic sectors will review AMO's Program and provide their view on its effectiveness and impact.

April 28, 2014
Attend AMO Program Peer Review May 6 and 7

DOE's Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) will be conducting a Peer Review of its Research and Development (R&D), Facilities, and Technology Assistance activities in Washington, DC, on May 6-7, 2014. You are cordially invited to attend and invite others. Presentations will be given on individual R&D projects, Facilities, and the Technical Assistance activities. Leading technology experts from the industrial and academic sectors will review AMO's Program and provide their view on its effectiveness and impact.

April 28, 2014
Secretary Moniz's Remarks at he 2014 National Science Bowl -- As Delivered

The Secretary's remarks, as delivered, at the National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C. on April 28, 2014.

April 25, 2014
EcoCAR 3 Pushes the Vehicle Efficiency Envelope

The Department of Energy is partnering with Argonne National Laboratory and General Motors to support the EcoCAR 3 collegiate competition to design, build and optimize eco-friendly powertrains for vehicles.

April 24, 2014
DOE Issues WIPP Radiological Release Investigation Report

Today, the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) released the initial accident investigation report related to the Feb. 14 radiological release at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) near Carlsbad, New Mexico.

April 23, 2014
CX-012016: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Yakima Training Center Wind Resource Assessment
CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.1
Date: 04/23/2014
Location(s): Washington
Offices(s): Golden Field Office

April 23, 2014
The Energy Department has several free resources that help educators teach students about clean energy including (clockwise, from top left) the <a href="http://energy.gov/eere/education/downloads/get-free-copy-energy-literacy-framework">Energy Literacy Framework</a>,  the <em>Get Current</em> <a href="http://www1.eere.energy.gov/education/pdfs/coloringbook_2010.pdf">Coloring Book</a>, <a href="http://www1.eere.energy.gov/education/pdfs/activitybook_2010.pdf">Energy Awareness Activity Book</a>, and <a href="http://www1.eere.energy.gov/education/pdfs/energyactionlist.pdf">Energy Action Checklist</a>.
USA Science and Engineering Festival: Inspiring and Educating the Clean Energy Workforce of Tomorrow

The Energy Department is helping the nation's future STEM workforce (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) explore energy literacy at the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. Learn more about the event and how you can participate.

April 17, 2014
2014 Vehicle Technologies Office Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting

At the 2014 Department of Energy Vehicle Technologies Office Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting, advanced vehicle technologies projects funded by DOE are presented and reviewed for their merit.