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Funding Opportunity Number:
Jul 15, 2009
Aug 11, 2009
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Sep 03, 2009
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Sep 03, 2009
Nov 15, 2009
Funding Instrument Type:
Category of Funding Activity:
Expected Number of Awards:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Renewable Energy Research and Development
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
City or township governments
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Golden Field Office
This is a restricted eligibility. In accordance
with 10 CFR 600.6(b),
eligibility for award is restricted to state and local governments, Indian
Tribes and Tribal Energy Resource Development Organizations or Groups.
The full Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is posted in FedConnect,
found by going to
https://www.fedconnect.net and clicking on "Search Public Opportunities".
Under "Search Criteria", select "Issuing Office", enter "Golden Field
then click on "Search". Once the screen comes up, locate the appropriate
Announcement. In order to be considered for award, you MUST follow the
instructions contained in the Announcement.
The purpose of this FOA is to move EERE toward one of its goals to improve
knowledge and to promote acceleration of market adoption of renewable
(RE) technologies. This FOA supports implementation of the Recovery Act
creating jobs, promoting economic recovery, and investing in renewable
infrastructure. Projects should address the technical, economic, and
barriers to implementing a combination of renewable energy technologies
one integrated solution for a community to reduce its carbon footprint.
Projects should support and enable the deployment goals across the
EERE's renewable energy programs, with the intent of creating examples
be further replicated by other communities, nationally and
Eligible renewable energy technologies for purposes of this FOA include
not limited to, electric or thermal energy generated from solar, wind,
landfill gas, ocean (including tidal, wave, current, and thermal),
or new hydroelectric generation capacity achieved from increased
additions of new capacity at an existing hydroelectric project, as defined
Use the Quick Start Guide to assist you with FedConnect:
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED THROUGH FEDCONNECT AT
https://www.fedconnect.net/ TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AWARD. NOTE:
with system-to-system capabilities with Grants.gov for their submissions
continue to use their systems, and their applications will be accepted in
Grants.gov to be considered for award.
To submit an application in response to this FOA, Applicants must be
with FedConnect. Before you can register with FedConnect, you will need
1. Your company's DUNS (including plus 4 extension if applicable). If
don't know your
company's DUNS or if your company does not have a DUNS you can search for
request one at http://fedgov.dnb.com/webform/displayHomePage.do .
2. A federal Central Contractor Registration (CCR) account. If your
is not currently registered with CCR, please register at www.ccr.gov
continuing with your FedConnect registration.
3. Possibly, your company┐s CCR MPIN. If you are the first person from
company to register, FedConnect will need to create a company account.
person who knows your company's CCR MPIN can do this. To find out who this
in your company, go to http://www.ccr.gov/ and click Search CCR. Once
found your company, locate the Electronic Business Point of Contact.
After the initial FedConnect account is created, employees can register
the MPIN. If you are not sure whether your company has an account with
worry. Complete the registration form and FedConnect will let you know.
Applicants who are not registered with CCR and FedConnect, should allow at
least 21 days
to complete these requirements. It is suggested that the process be
possible. For those Applicants already registered in CCR, the CCR
must be updated annually at http://www.ccr.gov/Renew.aspx.
Questions regarding the content of the announcement must be submitted
the FedConnect portal. You must register with FedConnect to respond as an
interested party to submit questions, and to view responses to questions.
is recommended that you register as soon after release of the FOA as
to have the benefit of all responses. More information is available at
DOE will try to respond to a question within 3 business days, unless a
question and answer have already been posted on the website.
Questions pertaining to the submission of applications through FedConnect
should be directed by e-mail to support@FedConnect.net or by phone to
FedConnect Support at 1-800-899-6665.
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