U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

EERE Financial Opportunities

Solicitations for Business, Industry, and Universities

The majority of Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) financial opportunities are for business, industry, and universities.

To explore current EERE financial assistance solicitations and solicitation-related requests, click on the titles in the table below. If you are searching for listings in a particular technology area, be sure to also look at those labeled "crosscutting." These apply to more than one technology area.

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Technology Solicitation Title Open Date Close Date
Geothermal Integrated Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) Research and Development 02/21/2014 04/30/2014
Geothermal Low Temperature Geothermal Mineral Recovery Program 02/04/2014 05/02/2014
Water Power Administration of the Wave Energy Converter Prize 03/10/2014 05/14/2014
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells RFI: Hydrogen Contamination Detectors 04/22/2014 05/19/2014
Buildings-
Commercial Buildings
DE-FOA-0001084 COMMERCIAL BUILDING TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATIONS 02/27/2014 05/19/2014
Manufacturing Request for Information : Clean Energy Manufacturing Topics Suitable for Establishment of a Manufacturing Institute 04/17/2014 05/20/2014
Water Power Environmental Stewardship for Renewable Energy Technologies: MHK Environmental and Resource Characterization Instrumentation 03/10/2014 05/22/2014
Biomass Bioenergy Technologies Incubator 02/25/2014 05/23/2014
Wind Program Technology Incubator for Wind Energy Innovations 04/02/2014 05/30/2014
Buildings Request for Information (RFI) - High Impact Commercial Building Technology Deployment 03/10/2014 05/30/2014
Water Power MARINE AND HYDROKINETIC RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT UNIVERSITY CONSORTIUM 04/10/2014 05/30/2014
Wind Program Wind Forecasting Improvement Project in Complex Terrain 04/04/2014 06/05/2014
Biomass Biological and Chemical Upgrading for Advanced Biofuels and Products 04/15/2014 06/13/2014
Manufacturing Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Composite Materials and Structures 02/26/2014 06/19/2014
Water Power Water Power Manufacturing 04/10/2014 06/24/2014
Solar Solar Market Pathways 04/17/2014 07/03/2014
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent - Funding Opportunity Announcement: Fuel Cell Technologies Incubator: Innovations in Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Fuels Technologies 03/05/2014 Not Available
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement Number DE-FOA-0000826 06/19/2013 Not Available
Geothermal NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT DE-FOA-0000890 02/20/2014 Not Available
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent: Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric Medium Duty Trucks, Roof-top Backup Power, and Advanced Hydrogen Refueling Components 05/09/2013 Not Available
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent: Research and Development for Hydrogen Storage 06/06/2013 Not Available
FEMP Notice of Intent - Assisting Federal Facilities with Energy Conservation Technologies (AFFECT) 07/09/2013 Not Available
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent to Issue DE-FOA-0000821 06/27/2013 Not Available
Biomass Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement Bioenergy Technologies Incubator 02/11/2014 Not Available
Solar Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement "Sunshot Incubator Program" 11/05/2013 Not Available
Water Power Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement titled 'MHK R&D University Consortium' 03/21/2014 Not Available
Crosscutting Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0000982 12/18/2013 Not Available
Vehicle Technologies Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement Vehicle Technologies Incubator 11/18/2013 Not Available
Biomass Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Annoucement Biological and Chemical Upgrading for Advanced Biofuels and Products (No. DE-FOA-0001085) 04/07/2014 Not Available
Vehicle Technologies Notice of Intent to Issue FOA 03/24/2014 Not Available
Water Power Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0000971 12/20/2013 Not Available
Water Power Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement titled Competitive Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Demonstrations at the Navy's Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) 03/24/2014 Not Available
Water Power Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0001006 Water Power Manufacturing 03/24/2014 Not Available
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent: Clean Energy Supply Chain and Manufacturing Competitiveness Analysis for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies 04/15/2014 Not Available
Wind Program Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0000984 Wind Forecasting Improvement Project in Complex Terrain 02/11/2014 Not Available
Wind Program Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0000978 Technology Incubator for Wind Energy Innovations 03/12/2014 Not Available
Buildings Notice of Intent: Certification and Rating of Attachments for Fenestration Technologies (CRAFT) 10/21/2013 Not Available
WIP-
State Energy
Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement Number DE-FOA-0001073 03/14/2014 Not Available

For more information about obtaining funding for the opportunities listed above, see How to Apply.

For information on loan guarantees, see DOE's Loan Guarantee Program. Also see the recent Request for Information on loan guarantee solicitations.

In addition, EERE participates in DOE small business programs. To learn more about these programs, see the website of the Small Business Innovation Research Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer Program.

Outside of EERE, some federal laboratories offer subcontract opportunities to business, industry, and university groups. See the laboratory subcontract section for more information. In addition, other government agencies frequently offer opportunities relevant to EERE technologies. For more information, see related solicitations.