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U.S. Department of Commerce

Department of Commerce Statement on President Biden’s Proclamation on Solar Cells and Modules

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Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo released the below statement following President Biden’s emergency declaration
Makes Installing Loft Insulation a Simple Process

The Brief Guide That Makes Installing Loft Insulation a Simple Process

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Did you know that 51% of energy use in a typical home is for heating and cooling? If your energy costs are spiking, one of the best ways to reduce them is by insulating your loft.
DOE

ICYMI: Secretary Granholm Visited Tampa to Tout the Benefits of Clean Energy Innovation and...

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U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm traveled to Tampa, Florida to highlight how clean energy infrastructure is critical

How to Buy Solar: 4 Tips for Going Solar

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According to a recent report, the U.S. solar market grew by 42% over the last decade. There are a number of factors that lead to the significant growth of the solar energy sector, such as economic volatility, government incentives, and technological advancements.
DOE

DOE Seeks Feedback on President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Investments to Upgrade and Build...

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The U.S. Department of Energy today issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking public input on the structure of the $2.5 billion Transmission Facilitation Program (TFP)
Increase Solar Sales

How to Increase Solar Sales

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Solar power is growing more popular by the day as more and more people are switching over to this power source. The popularity of this energy source can be tied to all the numerous benefits it offers not just to the users but also to the environment at large.

EFC is Accepting Applications for $18M in Water Quality Grant Funding

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The New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation is pleased to announce the application period is open for the Green Innovation Grant (GIGP) and Engineering Planning Grant (EPG) programs. Governor Kathy Hochul this week announced the available funding through the launch of Round 12 of the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA).
NACWA

NACWA Member Testifies Before Senate on Key Clean Water Infrastructure Law Implementation

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members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife heard testimony from a public clean water utility member of the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA)
SEIA

Climate Bill Presents Opportunity for Mass. to Continue its Clean Energy Leadership

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Lawmakers in the Massachusetts Senate introduced sweeping climate legislation this week that contains several critical provisions for solar development in the Commonwealth.
HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD Announces Support for Washington, D.C.’s “Solar for All” Program

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced its support for Washington, D.C.’s “Solar for All” program to ensure that residents of HUD-assisted properties
Energy

NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITY HELPS UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES TURN WASTE INTO A RESOURCE FOR A CLEAN...

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a new $34.5 million funding opportunity to improve the current science
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Norton Participates in Hearing on Proposals for the Water Resources Development Act of 2022

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Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today participated in a Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and the Environment hearing on proposals for the Water Resources Development Act of 2022
EPA

EPA Announces Most Energy-Efficient Manufacturing Plants of 2021

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 93 U.S. manufacturing plants earned the agency’s ENERGY STAR certification in 2021. ENERGY STAR certified plants are verified

Toyota Battery Plant Lands in Liberty

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The first vehicle battery manufacturing plant in the U.S. is headed to North Carolina. In late 2021, Toyota announced its intentions to build its Toyota Battery Manufacturing plant near Liberty, North Carolina, initially investing $1.2 billion in the facility, an amount that some analysts say could reach $3.5 Billion over time. So, why here and why now? What makes Liberty, North Carolina the ideal location for the carmaker’s first battery plant in the U.S.? Here are five reasons Toyota chose this site.
DOE

DOE Announces $6 Million Investment to Train the Next Generation of Clean Energy Innovators

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Funding Supports Students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Other Minority Serving Institutions Developing Novel Solutions to Decarbonization and Legacy Pollution

Reasons to get a tankless water heater

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One of the main advantages of a tankless water heater is that it provides an endless supply of hot water. This type of heating system has no storage tank, which makes installation and maintenance easier. In addition, this type of unit does not require any gas to operate. Consumer Reports lists inconsistent water temperatures as the most common complaint among buyers. This problem occurs because a tankless heater can't supply enough hot liquid to many faucets at once.
GSA

GSA Administrator Carnahan, Secretary Granholm, Elected Officials Highlight Climate and Job Investments in Build...

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GSA Administrator Robin Carnahan, Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, Mayor Phelecia Nembhard, and County Executive Angela Alsobrooks held a press
DOE

DOE Sets 2025 Community Solar Target to Power 5 Million Homes

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced a new National Community Solar Partnership (NCSP) target: to enable community solar systems to power the equivalent of five million households by 2025 and create $1 billion in energy bill

NYPA and OGS Begin Comprehensive Energy Audit of Empire State Plaza

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The New York Power Authority (NYPA) and New York State Office of General Services (OGS) have begun a comprehensive energy audit of the Empire State Plaza as part of the state’s goal to green the plaza and for 100 percent of the electric generation in the state to be renewable energy by 2040. Ramboll
Installing Solar Panels

Benefits of Installing Solar Panels on your Home

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Are you tired of finding ways to reduce your electricity bills? Dreading to find stacks of fat utility invoices on your doorstep yet again; when you are still waiting on your paycheck? Being a responsible adult and taking care of family

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