Tag: US Energy Department

News and Policies, U.S.

US Energy Department Plans 50% Growth Of Country’s Hydropower

July 29, 2016

Via: CleanTechnica

A new report published by the US Department of Energy has hinted at a 50% growth in the country’s already impressive hydropower sector. In a new report published this week by the US Department of Energy (DOE), entitled Hydropower Vision: A […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

US Energy Department Invests $15 million in Algae Tech to Crush the Costs

July 19, 2016

Via: Renewable Energy News

In Washington, as the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Bioenergy 2016 conference opened its third day, the DOE announced up to $15 million for three projects aimed at reducing the production costs of algae-based biofuels and bioproducts through improvements in […]

News and Policies, U.S.

US Energy Department to fund biorefinery projects

May 10, 2016

Via: Energy Global

Recognising the importance of biofuels to energy and climate security, the Energy Department has announced up to US$90 million in project funding focused on designing, constructing and operating integrated biorefinery facilities. The production of biofuels from sustainable, non-food, domestic biomass […]

News and Policies, U.S.

US Energy Dept. selects H2 Refuel H-Prize finalist

February 2, 2016

Via: Energy Global

The US Energy Department has announced SimpleFuel as a finalist for the US$1 million H2 Refuel H-Prize Competition. SimpleFuel was selected by an independent judging panel and will have until July 2016 to deploy their small scale onsite hydrogen generation […]