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Chapter : Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
- INTRODUCTION 705
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 706
- INFORMATION SOURCES 707
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is responsible for developing and directing Department of Energy (DOE) programs to increase the production and use of renewable energy such as solar, biomass, wind, geothermal, and alternative fuels. Headed by an assistant secretary, EERE works to improve the energy efficiency of buildings, transportation, and industrial systems through financial and technological support of long-term research and development.
EERE carries out its mission through a variety of offices, programs and initiatives under three broad ...