Department Of Energy

Travel On A Budget This Labor Day WeekendHere are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.
Save On Energy This SeptemberCheck out the U.S. Department of Energy’s website on where to begin saving this year.
Mass. Lawmakers Press Feds To OK Cape Wind FinancingThe 11-member Massachusetts congressional delegation has sent a letter to the U.S. Secretary of Energy urging him to approve a loan guarantee for the Cape Wind offshore wind power project.
What Are Your Fall New Year’s Resolutions?Labor Day implies that summer is over and the school year is about to start, and for many of us this feels more like the beginning of a new year than January first.
EPA Gives 9 NE Businesses Energy Star AwardsNine New England businesses and organizations have been given "Energy Star" awards for their long-term commitment to greater energy efficiency.
Cape Wind Project Suffers Financing Setback Cape Wind's attempt to win a Department of Energy loan guarantee has been placed "on hold" in a blow to efforts by the nation's first offshore wind farm to secure financing.
State Training Home Builders In Energy EfficiencyThe state Department of Energy Resources announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Energy has given the state $350,000 to help pay for a program that trains builders to use thermal imaging-enhanced building methods.
3 Local Companies Get Fed Grants For Solar Power U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu says three Massachusetts companies will receive $12.6 million from the federal government to help develop the country's advanced solar energy technologies.
Geologists Studying N.E.'s Geothermal Energy PotentialGeologists from Massachusetts and Connecticut are teaming to study whether hot rocks miles below New England's surface could produce geothermal energy.