Treasury Department Allocates $100 Million to Affordable Housing

The investment is intended to address mortgage inflation caused by the housing shortage. Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen announced that $100 million in financing is now available…

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FERC Grants Conclusive Approval for Mountain Valley Pipeline

The much-litigated natural gas project is back on track after a pipeline rupture in May. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) granted approval for Equitrans Midstream Corp. to…

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DOE Releases its Federal Definition for Zero Emissions Buildings

The department provides an industry standard and guidance for new and existing structures. The Department of Energy (DOE) released its National Definition of a Zero Emissions Building, outlining…

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DOI Awards $242 Million for Western Water Storage

The investment is expected to add enough capacity to support 6.4 million people for a year. The Department of the Interior (DOI) awarded $242 million to five water…

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DOI Announces Investment in Water Reuse Projects

Four projects in California and Utah aim to bolster water reliability. The Department of the Interior distributed $179 million to four projects dedicated to developing large-scale water reuse…

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NHTSA Opens Investigation into Self-Driving Cars

The agency received 22 reports of Waymo and Zoox vehicles violating traffic safety. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened an investigation into Alphabet’s and Amazon’s…

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Commerce Department Effort to Recruit Women in Construction

Secretary Raimondo says CHIPS Act goals will not be achieved without them. The Department of Commerce released its framework for encouraging women to become construction workers, saying that…

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Energy Department Announces Grid Expansion Initiative

The president’s administration issued authorization and permitting reforms, committing $331 million for Western power capacity. The Department of Energy announced a final rule that establishes the Coordinated Interagency…

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Labor Department Launches Initiative to Support Women in Apprenticeships

The grants seek to close gender gaps in skill trades and emerging industries. The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced a $6 million funding opportunity to promote women’s…

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FBI Opens Criminal Investigation into Baltimore Bridge Collision

The crew is being examined regarding any onboard system problems on the cargo ship before the crash. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) opened a criminal investigation this…

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