Press Releases

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $100 Million to Support Cutting-Edge Clean Energy Technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today issued a funding opportunity announcement (FOA) for up to $100 million to support the deployment of novel technologies that can significantly change how communities, industries and businesses reduce emissions, promote energy efficiency, and drive grid modernization. The funding program, administered by DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), supports President Biden’s Building a Better America agenda by lowering emissions, generating good-paying jobs and securing U.S. leadership on clean energy technologies.


U.S. Department of Energy Awards $35 Million for Technologies to Reduce Methane Emissions

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $35 million in funding for twelve projects focused on developing technologies to reduce methane emissions in the oil, gas, and coal industries. DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency–Energy (ARPA-E) Reducing Emissions of Methane Every Day of the Year (REMEDY) program was unveiled earlier this year for universities and private companies focused on dramatically reducing U.S.


U.S. Department of Energy Announces $45 Million in Carbon Storage Technologies for Building Materials

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced up to $45 million  to support the development of technologies that  can transform  buildings into net carbon storage structures.  With  carbon storing  building  materials  often  being  scarce,  expensive,  and geographically limited,  DOE is  pioneering  technologies that  overcome these barriers to lower or eliminate emissions associated with their production.


 

Blog Posts

ARPA-E Blog Skyscrape US Olympic Team Thermo Adaptive Textiles Intelligent Insulation
Team USA Debuts Winter Olympics Garments with Skyscrape’s ‘Intelligent Insulation’

ARPA-E awardee Skyscrape recently teamed up with Ralph Lauren to incorporate ‘Intelligent Insulation’ into Team USA’s Opening Ceremony Parade Uniform for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. The uniform includes a parka made with Skyscrape’s temperature-responsive insulating fabric, as well as a mid-layer jacket, pant, gloves, and boots.


ARPA-E QA Blog Program Director Dr. Simon Freeman Photo of Ocean Water Waves
Meet the Program Director: Dr. Simon Freeman

We recently sat down with new ARPA-E Program Director, Dr. Simon Freeman, to discuss his background, interest in energy, and goals during his tenure at ARPA-E.


ARPA-E ATLANTIS Floating Offshore Wind Turbines FOWT Program White House Department of Energy
Plumbing the Depths

ARPA-E launched the ATLANTIS program back in 2018 as our first structured effort to move the technological needle within the offshore wind energy space. With just a few short years of advanced research and development under its belt, ATLANTIS is already drawing recognition from high places.