Applications Open for $4B in Loan Guarantees for Energy Efficiency, Microgrids, Renewables

The US Department of Energy is offering $4 billion in loan guarantees for energy efficiency, microgrid and renewable energy projects that avoid, reduce, or sequester greenhouse gases.The solicitation was issued July 3, following the close of a 30-day comment period.The DOE seeks:Energy efficiency projects that incorporate new or … [Read more...]

Efficiency, Microgrids Eligible for $4B in DOE Loan Guarantees

Innovative energy efficiency projects, including microgrids, will be eligible for federal loan guarantees under a draft solicitation being circulated by the US Department of Energy.Released April 16 for comment, the program also will offer the guarantees for renewable energy projects. In all, the DOE will make $4 billion in guarantees … [Read more...]

Microgrid Developers: April 30 Deadline for DOE Loan Guarantees

Take note, microgrid developers and others working with efficient fossil fuel generation. The next deadline is April 30 to apply for loan guarantees under an $8 billion federal program.The Department of Energy issued the solicitation late last year for what it calls advanced fossil fuel projects. The DOE is opening the funding to a range of … [Read more...]