U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
EERE Financial Opportunities
Research and Development for On Board Vehicular Hydrogen Storage
Funding: $6 million
Open Date: 04/24/2008
Close Date: 05/23/2008
Funding Organization: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Funding Number: DE-PS36-08GO98004F
The Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy seeks to fund the research and development of viable hydrogen storage technologies for on-board vehicular applications. The only eligible applicants for this announcement are those who were invited to submit final applications following the preliminary application phase, which has been completed. No other applicants are eligible to apply.
The technical topic of Materials Discovery is the only eligible research area under this announcement. Research and development areas sought include new materials and concepts in the following areas: advanced metal hydrides, chemical hydrogen storage materials, carbon-based materials, high surface area sorbents including bridged catalyst (spillover) materials and conducting polymers, and other novel approaches.
Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.