This report examines the role of rare earth metals and other materials in the clean energy economy. It was prepared by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) based on data collected and research performed during 2010.
One of the big reasons we became a global economic leader is because we built things faster and better than anyone else. Today, that global economic leadership is at a crossroads. That’s why the clean energy manufacturing industry that is expanding across the Midwest is so important.
Secretary Chu tours automotive research labs in Shanghai and gives a speech to 800 university students on the critical role that science and innovation will play in ensuring both countries' future prosperity.
Editor's note: This event has concluded. Part of the "State of the States" series, this webinar stars Elizabeth Doris of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Jeff Lyng of the Colorado Governor's Energy Office.
What do a smart window company, a microbial analysis start-up and waste-heat recovery start-up have in common? They’re all having success using technology developed at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Rebecca Bivens applied at Argonne and was hired in April 2009, four months after she lost her second job. She now works in safety and procurement. Her job is funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
The Department formally committed all $32.7 billion of our grand and contract funding to clean energy projects and met the Recovery Act deadline. Now it's time for the recipients to get to work on their innovative projects.