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LightMAT Hosts Industry Kick off Meeting

Over 40 industry and national lab representatives met in Detroit on February 9th, 2017 to learn more about what LightMAT is and opportunities to work with LightMAT....

Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Vehicles Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled "FY 2017...

LightMAT Consortium Labs help US Automakers Advance High Strength Steels for Vehicle LightWeighting

A project team led by the United States Automotive Materials Partnership LLC (USAMP), a wholly owned subsidiary of the U.S. Council for Automotive Research LLC representing FCA...

US DOE Clean Energy Initiative Designed to Accellerate Materials to Market

Advanced materials solutions have the potential to revolutionize the energy landscape and tip the scales further toward clean energy technologies. One of the most significant hurdles in...

Vehicle Technologies Program-Wide Funding Opportunity Selections

The Department of Energy (DOE) is investing $57 million in federal funding in thirty-five new projects, shown in the FY16 Vehicle Technologies Program-Wide FOA Selections Document,...

Energy Department Announces $137 Million Investment in Commercial and Passenger Vehicle Efficiency

Today, as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) jointly adopt a second round of standards...

Energy Materials Network – Sparking a Revolution in Materials Development for Clean Energy Technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Materials Network will accelerate materials development, from the early discovery stages all the way through to commercial deployment, and advance the...

LightMAT.org has launched!

LightMAT.org has launched! Read more details of the Lightweight Materials Consortium at the press release link below:

A new LightMAT Consortium LinkedIn group has been created

A new LinkedIn group (LightMAT Consortium) has been created to start the discussion of accelerating the development of lightweight materials R&D. Join the group today using the...

Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement has been

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office, this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), entitled "Fiscal Year 2016 Vehicle...

Energy Department Announces $58 Million to Advance Fuel-Efficient Vehicle Technologies

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced more than $58 million in funding for vehicle technology advancements and released a report highlighting the successes of DOE's...