DOE Office of Indian Energy Deployment of Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency on Indian Lands (DE-FOA-0001390) Funding Opportunity Modified
|Tribal Energy Program|
Energy Department Modifies Indian Energy Funding Opportunity
Applications due: Dec. 10, 2015
Up to $6 million in funding is available to accelerate clean energy development on tribal lands. Through this funding opportunity announcement (FOA), the DOE Office of Indian Energy will help Indian Tribes and Tribal Resource Development Organizations to install:
DOE expects to make up to $6 million in federal funding available for approximately 6 to 10 awards under this FOA, subject to availability of appropriated funds.
Modification 0001 Changes
All modifications are highlighted in yellow in the body of the FOA.
Modification 0001 included, clarifying the types of eligible hydropower systems, clarifying “community‐scale project,” adding “Alaska regional development organization” as an example of an “Inter‐Tribal Organization,” updating summary slide requirements, adding a requirement to include an explanation and rationale as to how the proposed project meets the community‐scale requirement, specifically addressing the “substantial” element, defining kBtu, and clarifying the description of Table 2, and adding Appendix E, Summary Slide Template.
The deadline to apply is Dec. 10, 2015. For more information, download the Modification 0001 under FOA Documents.
Informational Webinar Materials Available
The DOE Office of Indian Energy hosted an information webinar on the FOA on Sept. 16, 2015. In addition to describing the funding opportunity in detail, the presenters discussed who is eligible to apply, what the application needs to include, cost share and other requirements, how to ask questions, and how applications will be selected for funding.
The webinar slides and audio are posted.