Funding Opportunities


Grants for New Technologies to Produce Carbon Neutral Liquid Fuels
  The U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) is offering up to $5 million to eligible small businesses (for a total of $25 million in available funding) for the development of technologies that use renewable energy to create Carbon Neutral Liquid Fuels from air and water. Additional information on eligibility requirements for the Renewable Energy to Fuels through Utilization of Energy-dense Liquids (REFUEL) program and how to apply is available here. The concept paper submission deadline is May 25, 2016, with a full application deadline to be determined.


Funding Agency & Grant Finding Sites


Federal Level Funding:

  Federal government grant programs at Grants.gov
  Federal government business opportunities at FBO.gov
  Department of Energy Loan Guarantee Program
  Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E)
  Department of Energy: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Financial Assistance
  FedConnect—the Government Acquisition and Grants Program
  Federal Finance Facilities Available for Energy Efficiency Upgrades and Clean Energy Deployment

State Level Funding:

  The California Energy Commission Energy Innovations Small Grants Program
  Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)