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The Energy Blog includes entries from many voices across the Department of Energy, offering unique perspectives on DOE's mission, work, and why it matters to you.
The Energy Savers Blog covers consumer information on energy efficiency and renewable technologies at home, on the road, and in the workplace. This blog supports the EnergySaver.gov Web site.
The Building Envelope and Windows R&D Program Blog is your resource for the most up-to-date information concerning the R&D program, with updates on activities ranging from Cool Roofs to the Windows Volume Purchase Program. This forum engages program stakeholders for feedback on program activities and reports, as well as provides information on upcoming meetings and workshops.
This page is your resource for information on how EERE is monitoring its portfolio of Recovery Act projects, with updates on monitoring activities ranging from construction-site visits to improved monitoring processes. The forum is a place to learn about EERE's work monitoring financial assistance awarded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, including best practices uncovered and lessons learned.
The National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition blog covers news and events related to the National and Regional Business Plan Competition. The blog provides the latest news on the upcoming Competition and stories about previous years' competitors.
The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon News Blog provides regular updates about Solar Decathlon news and events.
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Energy Saver connects with consumers on Facebook to discuss ways to save energy and money at home.
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon shares regular Facebook updates about Solar Decathlon and encourages users to share their own thoughts.
The Building Energy Codes Program shares information on Facebook to promote stronger building energy codes and and help states adopt, implement, and enforce those codes.
Discover the power of bioenergy through an interface that provides extensive access to research data and literature, GIS mapping tools, and collaborative networks.
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon shares regular Twitter updates about Solar Decathlon.
DOE's YouTube channel offers videos from across the department, including the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon shares video from and about the competition that challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive.
The Building Energy Codes Program shares videos from conferences, webcasts, and trainings related to energy codes.
The Clean Cities YouTube channel features videos about the Clean Cities program, alternative fuels, advanced vehicles, and successful Clean Cities transportation projects.
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