DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY ANNOUNCES $100 MILLION TO BOOST COMMERCIALIZATION OF CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES
$100 million will go to 8 projects in ARPA-E'S Seeding Critical Advances for Leading Energy technologies with Untapped Potential (SCALEUP) program to lower emissions through clean energy deployment, reduce dependence on imports of critical minerals, and secure the nation’s standing as a global leader of research and innovation.
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY ANNOUNCES $39 MILLION TO INCREASE DOMESTIC SUPPLY OF CRITICAL MINERALS
The 16 projects in the MINER program aim to develop commercially scalable technologies that will enable greater domestic supplies of copper, nickel, lithium, cobalt, rare earth elements, and other critical elements.
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY ANNOUNCES 12 PROJECTS TO RECYCLE USED NUCLEAR FUEL
ARPA-E's new Converting UNF Radioisotopes Into Energy (CURIE) program focuses on substantially reducing the disposal impact of used nuclear fuel (UNF) and supporting a comprehensive national strategy to deal with waste safely and securely.