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81.087 Renewable Energy Research and Development
OFFICE OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND RENEWABLE ENERGY, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
Department of Energy Organization Act of 1977, Public Law 95-238, Section 207; Public Law 101-218.
To conduct balanced research and development efforts in the following energy technologies; solar buildings, photovoltaics, solar thermal, biomass, alcohol fuels, wind, hydropower and hydrogen, and geothermal. Grants will be offered to develop and transfer to the nonfederal sector various renewable energy technologies.
TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS:
Assistance may be used to develop and transfer renewable energy technologies to the scientific and industrial communities, State, and local governments.
Applicant Eligibility: Profit organizations, private nonprofit institutions/organizations, intrastate, interstate, and local agencies and universities may apply.
Pre-application Coordination: This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Formula and Matching Requirements: This program has no statutory formula, but cost-sharing is encouraged.
POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Reports: Quarterly progress and expenditure reports, and a final report at the conclusion of the grant time period.
Account Identification: 89-0224-0-1-271.
Under the State Cooperative Reservoir Analysis Program, a broad range of research, technical, and resource studies were carried out.
REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE:
The following list represents an overview of regulations, guidelines, and literature: EERE Federal Register notices; EERE Solicitations, which may be accessed through the EERE homepage at: http://www.eren.doe.gov; "Federal Financial Assistance Opportunities at DOE;" DOE Financial Assistance Regulations (10 CFR 600); and the DOE Guide to Financial Assistance, all of which may be accessed through the DOE Office of Procurement and Assistance Management homepage at: http://www.pr.doe.gov.
Regional or Local Office: Not applicable.
EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
American Institute of Architects Foundation-Determination of solar building technology research and development needs.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS:
Selection will be based on an objective merit review, program policy factors, the availability of funds, provisions of appropriation laws, reports, and as otherwise specified in specific solicitation document(s).