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May 18, 2016
10 Ways the Clean Energy Ministerial Is Speeding Up the World’s Clean Energy Revolution

The world needs a lot more clean energy, and fast. Here are 10 ways the Clean Energy Ministerial is working to deliver the solutions to climate change and improve energy access around the globe.

May 17, 2016
These Tiny Capsules Fight Climate Change

Scientists at the National Labs designed a new way to capture carbon dioxide by making tiny microcapsules using everyday baking soda.

May 5, 2016
VIDEO: Getting Started on the Road to Clean Energy

A new program called Cyclotron Road connects clean energy entrepreneurs with the unique resources of our National Labs.

April 22, 2016
PHOTOS: 11 Carbon-Fighting Energy Technologies

Scroll through the photo gallery to see just a few of the ways the Energy Department is addressing climate change through technologies that cut carbon pollution, grow the economy and protect the planet.

March 17, 2016
How to Store Carbon

Find out how National Labs scientists are developing new tools to ensure carbon storage is safe and permanent.

December 23, 2015
2015 Was a Big Year for Secretary Moniz

Secretary Moniz had a big year in 2015. See what kept him busy and what he accomplished.

December 5, 2015
How We Solve Climate Change

At COP21 in Paris and beyond, clean energy innovation is key to solving climate change.

November 29, 2015
Announcing "Mission Innovation"

President Obama joins world leaders in announcing “Mission Innovation,” an initiative to dramatically accelerate global clean energy innovation to address climate change.

October 15, 2015
The Energy Department is developing alternatives to hydrofluorocarbons, which are used in supermarket refrigeration, air conditioners and more. | Photo by I-5 Design & Manufacture.
A Global Effort to Phase Down Hydrofluorocarbons

The Energy Department is part of the global effort to scale back the use of refrigerants thousands of times more potent than CO2.