U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
USDA Announces REAP Funding for 244 Projects
October 19, 2012
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced $16 million in funding for 244 projects to help agricultural producers and rural small businesses reduce energy consumption and costs and incorporate renewable energy technologies. Funding is made available through USDA's Rural Energy for America Program (REAP), and these federal funds leverage other funding sources for businesses.