U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
FY 2014 VEHICLE TECHNOLOGIES PROGRAM WIDE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT
Open Date: 01/22/2014
Close Date: 04/01/2014
Funding Organization: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000991
The Vehicle Technologies Office supports a broad research, development, and deployment technology portfolio focused on reducing the cost and improving the performance of a mix of near- and long-term vehicle technologies including advanced batteries, power electronics and electric motors, lightweight and propulsion materials, advanced combustion engines, advanced fuels and lubricants, and other enabling technologies. Specifically, activities are aimed at meeting the goals and objectives of the President's Electric Vehicle Everywhere Grand Challenge as well as improvements in other vehicle technologies such as powertrains, fuel, tires, and auxiliary systems. Investment in advanced vehicle technologies, like vehicle electrification, lightweighting, and combustion engines, will yield benefits to conventional vehicles, as well as yielding the technologies necessary for alternative fuel vehicles. This Funding Opportunity Announcement contains a total of 13 areas of interest in the general areas of advanced light-weighting; advanced battery development; power electronics; advanced heating, ventilation, air conditioning systems; and fuels and lubricants.
For more information, see the full solicitation.
Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.