First Steps toward Developing Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency on Tribal Lands – 2016

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
DOE
Description: 

Deadline passed as of October 20, 2016. Deadline for 2017 unknown. Under the planned FOA, the Office of Indian Energy intends to solicit applications from Indian Tribes (including Alaska Native regional corporations and village corporations) and Tribal Energy Resource Development Organizations under the following topic areas: (1) Conduct energy options analyses (Topic Area 1); (2) Establish baseline energy use (Topic Area 2); (3) Develop energy organizations (Topic Area 3); (4) Conduct climate resiliency planning (Topic Area 4); (5) Establish policy, regulations, and codes to reduce energy use or promote energy develop (Topic Area 5); and, (6) Obtain skills and training related to energy use and development (Topic Area 6). It is expected that proposed activities will result in specific measurable results or end-products that will lead to the development and deployment of energy solutions, and/or build knowledge or skills necessary to implement successful strategic energy solutions.

Category: 
climate change, carbon emissions, clean energy, sustainable energy, energy planning
Funding Amount: 
DOE currently anticipates making eight to twenty grant awards in amounts ranging from $50,000 to $250,000. The actual level of funding, if any, depends on Congressional appropriations.

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)