Welcome to the Energy Community
Jeanne Holm // May 1st 2013

Energy.Data.Gov is where data and insight are combined to facilitate public discussion and awareness of our Nation’s energy activities. Whether you are interested in alternative fuels, managing buildings to be more energy efficient, or trying to manage energy in your own home, we have something for you. Look at the

The Energy Data Jam Goes on Tour
Anjelika Deogirikar // Apr 12th 2013

2012 was a good year for American innovation. The outgrowth of the “Data Jam” from the health sector into other areas like energy and education sparked an inspiring wave of entrepreneurship. These Jams -- formerly known as Joint Application Modeling Sessions -- were a major improvement to the familiar format

Microsoft Launches “Innovation Challenge” around Food Resilience
Ana Privette // Jul 28th 2015

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2015 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is partnering with Microsoft to launch the “Innovation Challenge,” a competition to develop software applications that help farmers, agriculture businesses, and consumers explore how climate change will affect their food systems. The Innovation Challenge was formally launched on July 27th at a conference of the Agricultural &

Ultra-High Speed (UHS) Application Challenge prize winners announced
Daniel Morgan // Jul 20th 2015

The National Institute of Justice has selected three winning entries have been selected to share Ultra-High Speed (UHS) Application Challenge prize of $150,000. This Challenge encouraged software developers and public safety professionals to develop apps that could improve public safety operations using public domain data and UHS bandwidth systems to

Meta - The Blog
Get Local Data. Build Apps. Win the National Challenge.
Jasamyn Roberts // Jul 13th 2015

Don’t Miss the CitySDK Open Data Solutions Challenge this Month, with a chance to demo your app to Commerce Chief Data Officer Ian Kalin. Earlier this summer, the U.S. Census Bureau announced the “City SDK Open Data Solutions Challenge.” This challenge is now in the homestretch with submissions accepted through