Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories Director Dr. Kim Budil speaks during a news conference with fellow administrators and scientists at the Department of Energy headquarters to announce a breakthrough in fusion research on December 13, 2022 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images).

Energy Department announces $112 million for fusion research

The projects will use supercomputing power to model plasmas, study turbulence and to address problems such as energy loss, according to the agency.

5 things to know about ARPA-E

The multimillion-dollar agency has been targeted for closure by the Trump administration, but Congress seems inclined to keep it thriving.
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DOE proposes $15M fund to fight energy sector hacks

A proposed $15 million Energy Department fund announced Tuesday looks to improve the cybersecurity posture of the sector’s most vulnerable companies: smaller utility firms with less resources…