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May 28, 2015
Better Buildings Expanding to Help Increase Efficiency in Homes

To further advance energy efficiency in buildings across the country, the Department of Energy is launching two new Better Buildings Accelerators that will help American families improve the efficiency of their homes.

May 26, 2015
Energy Department Announces $32 Million to Boost Solar Workforce Training, Drive Solar Energy Innovation

Today, the Energy Department is announcing $32 million in funding to help train American workers for the solar energy workforce and to further drive down the cost of solar by developing innovative low-cost concentrating solar power collectors and increasing access to critical solar data.

April 23, 2015
Environmental Justice and Tribal Consultation Training

This training entitled "Developing Productive Government and Community Relations," is designed for attendees to better understand tribal and governmental interactions. It will cover federal Indian law and policy, tribal government authorities and structures, and cultural sensitivities and awareness. It is hosted at the Department of Energy, Forrestal Building in Washington, D.C., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

April 21, 2015
2017 EJ Save the Date

Save the Date!
March 8 through 10, 2017
2017 National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program

April 21, 2015
Climate Change: Energy and Community Impacts

Climate Change: Energy and Community Impacts. Presentation by Jonathan Pershing at the 2015 National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program in Washington, DC.

April 6, 2015
EPA and DOE Honor 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are honoring 128 businesses and organizations in 33 states with the Energy Star’s Partner of the Year award for their commitment to saving energy and protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency achievements.

March 31, 2015

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is hosting Reservation Economic Summit (RES), a four-day event that provides Native American businesses and entrepreneurs with the tools they need to be successful.

March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015 - SEAB Meeting

The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) held a public meeting on March 31 to consider the reports of the SEAB task forces on nuclear nonproliferation and the national laboratories. There was also an opportunity for comments from the public.

March 27, 2015

The Secretary of Energy on December 20, 2013 established the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) Task Force on Nuclear Nonproliferation and charged the Task Force to advise the DOE on future areas of emphasis for its nuclear nonproliferation activities

March 26, 2015
Energy Department Offers Conditional Commitment to Alcoa to Support Manufacturing of Aluminum for Automotive Sector

As part of the Administration’s effort to support advanced vehicles that are more affordable for Americans to drive, strengthen U.S. leadership in manufacturing advanced vehicle technologies, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions through increased fuel efficiency, the Department of Energy announced a conditional commitment for a $259 million loan to Alcoa Inc. today.