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FY08 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide FOA

Funding: $13 million

Open Date: 02/29/2008

Close Date: 05/06/2008

Funding Organization: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Funding Number: DE-PS26-08NT01045-00


This funding opportunity from the Department of Energy's Vehicle Technologies Program focuses on three areas of interest:

  • Solid State Energy Conversion for Vehicular Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and Waste Heat Recovery: The objective of this area of interest is to accelerate development of recently emerging high-efficiency thermoelectric (TE) modules that pump heat in either direction to provide the HVAC function in vehicles.
  • Materials and Manufacturing Technologies for High Energy Lithium-ion Batteries: The objective of this area of interest is to speed the development and deployment of advanced lithium-ion batteries for plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.
  • Fleet Evaluation and Factory Installation of Aerodynamic Heavy-Duty Truck Trailers: The objective of this area of interest is to accelerate the development, implementation, and commercialization of advanced aerodynamic trailers for heavy-duty trucks that substantially improve fuel economy and reduce petroleum consumption.

Last updated: 04/05/2013

Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.