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Office of Fossil Energy FY 2010 Energy and Water Appropriations Act R&D Projects

Funding: Fuel cell prototype: $481,000; gasification systems: $720,500; synthesis gas combustion: $288,000.

Open Date: 04/20/2010

Close Date: 05/19/2010

Funding Organization: U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy

Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000317


Developing a 1-5 kilowatt fuel cell system prototype to operate on fossil and biomass-derived fuels is one of three Congressionaly funded projects (CDPs) included in a Funding Opportunity Announcement issued by the U.S. Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory. All the CDPs are targeted for awards to for-profit firms.

The fuel cell project goal is to demonstrate fuel flexiblity and modularity of high temperature fuel cells. The other two projects involve low-cost gasification systems and control technologies for synthesis gas combustion. 

For more information, see the full solicitation.

Last updated: 05/04/2010

Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.