Jennifer M. Granholm

US Initiative Aims To Bring Energy Efficient, RT Heat Pump By 2027

US Department of Energy (DOE) at a recently held annual Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit announced new ‘Better Building’ initiatives to help organisations in all sectors of the US economy save energy while reducing costs and emissions. Among the new initiatives is the ‘Better Buildings Commercial Building Heat Pump Accelerator’, through which manufacturers are expected […]

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US Invests $44 Million In Grid Connected Renewable Energy Projects

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of eleven projects to receive $34 million for tools to advance a clean, reliable electricity grid run on wind and solar energy. DOE also announced a new $10 million funding to streamline the interconnection of clean energy to the grid. Together, these initiatives are estimated […]

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Biden-Harris Administration Invests $60 Mn To Expand Renewable Energy

United States (US) Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of three projects for which it claimed to receive up to $60 million. This project is undertaken to demonstrate the efficacy and scalability of enhanced geothermal systems (EGS). It was funded by DOE’s Geothermal Technologies Office in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. […]

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NREL Study Chalks Out Plan for Zero-carbon Grid Using Solar

By 2035, solar energy has the potential to power 40% of the USA’s electricity, drive deep decarbonisation of the grid, and employ as much as 1.5 million people—without raising electricity prices, finds a new study released by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The study titled “Solar Futures Study” calls for massive and equitable deployment […]

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