Federal dollars have been a major catalyst in advancing renewable power, but industry officials say that government support going forward could be affected by proposed federal regulatory revisions and possible action in Congress.
Reorganization plans at the Departments of Interior and Energy did not get a warm reception at the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee last week, with senators particularly concerned about the administration's proposal to eliminate the Advanced Research Projects Agency within the Department of Energy (ARPA-E).
The Environmental Protection Agency relied on a faulty analysis by the Department of Energy when it rejected a West Virginia refinery’s request for an exemption from renewable fuel blending requirements, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
WASHINGTON, September 20, 2017 - The Energy Department (DOE) has approved a long-term application from Eagle LNG Partners Jacksonville II LLC (Eagle Maxville) to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) in a quantity of 0.01 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d).
WASHINGTON, July 19, 2017 - The Department of Energy has awarded $40 million to establish four Bioenergy Research Centers (BRCs), aimed at developing a new generation of sustainable, cost-effective bioproducts and bioenergy.
WASHINGTON, July 19, 2017 - A draft report detailing findings from the power grid analysis says “the power system is more reliable today due to better planning, market discipline, and better operating rules and standards.”