Renew America’s School Grant
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $500 million of funding for clean energy improvements at K-12 public schools. Funds will position school districts to make upgrades that will lower facilities’ energy costs and foster healthier learning environments for students. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 4/21/2023. DE-FOA-0002756
Carbon Capture Demonstration Projects Opportunity
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $1.7 billion of funding for six carbon capture facilities to significantly improve the efficiency, effectiveness, costs, emissions reductions, and environmental performance of coal and natural gas use. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 5/23/2023. DE-FOA-0002962
Energizing Rural Communities Prize
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $15 million of funding for individuals and organizations to develop partnership plans or innovative financing strategies to help rural or remote communities improve their energy systems and advance clean energy demonstration projects. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 5/24/2023. DE-FOA-0002970
DOT Charging and Fueling Infrastructure Grants
The CFI Program is a new competitive grant program created by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to strategically deploy publicly accessible electric vehicle charging and alternative fueling infrastructure in communities and along designated Alternative Fuel Corridors (AFCs). This program provides two funding categories of grants offering up to $700 million. Applicants may apply for funding under both programs by submitting only one application. Submission Deadline for Full Applications: 5/30/2023. 693JJ323NF00004
Carbon Capture Large-Scale Pilot Projects
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $820 million of funding for a carbon capture technology program for the development of transformational technologies that will significantly improve the efficiency, effectiveness, costs, emissions reductions, and environmental performance of coal and natural gas use, including in manufacturing and industrial facilities. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 6/21/2023. DE-FOA-0002963
Energy Improvement in Rural and Remote Areas
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $300 million of funding for financial investment, technical assistance, and other resources to advance clean energy demonstrations and energy solutions that are replicable and scalable for rural and remote areas of the U.S. with 10,000 or fewer inhabitants. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 6/28/2023. DE-FOA-0002970
Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) Pilot Demonstrations
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $74 million of funding to identify and develop EGS pilot demonstration projects in a variety of geologic formations and subsurface conditions that will act as models, experiments from which to learn, an opportunity to test hypotheses and validate design approaches, opportunities for collaboration, and opportunities to begin connecting with consumers and off-takers. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 7/7/2023. DE-FOA-0002826
Clean Hydrogen Electrolysis Manufacturing and Recycling
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $750 million of funding for Clean Hydrogen Electrolysis Manufacturing and Recycling. The program funds activities that will accelerate progress in clean hydrogen technologies and maximize the benefits of the clean energy transition as the nation works to curb the climate crisis, empower workers, and advance environmental justice. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 7/19/2023. DE-FOA-0002922
Industrial Decarbonization and Emissions Reduction Demonstration
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $2.5 billion of funding for the Industrial Decarbonization and Emissions Reduction Demonstration. The program funds projects that focus on the highest emitting and hardest to abate industries where decarbonization technologies can have the greatest impact: iron and steel, cement and concrete, chemicals and refining, food and beverage, paper and forest products, aluminum, other energy-intensive manufacturing industries and cross-cutting technologies. Submission Deadline for Full Application: 8/4/2023. DE-FOA-0002936
This information is obtained from energy.gov.
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