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Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006. Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006. Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth is a Discretionary grant funded by Golden Field Office. It is categorized in Energy. The grants is open to all (government, organization, and/or individual) entities. The application deadline (close date) to apply is 2023-03-06 (35 days left).
The following table summarizes the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006. Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth opportunity.
Opportunity NumberDE-FOA-0002731
Opportunity TitleBipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006. Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateOctober 19, 2022 (Wednesday)
Last Updated DateNovember 8, 2022 (Tuesday)
Close DateMarch 6, 2023 (Monday)

Detailed Funding Description

Modification 0002: 1. Update the submission deadline for Full Applications from Sunday, March 5, 2023, to Monday, March 6, 2023. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Modification 0001: 1.
Remove the requirement of the Community Benefits Plan section within the Content and Form of the Concept Paper in Section IV.C. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Water Power Technlogies Office (WPTO), this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) titled “Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006: Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth.
” Awards made under this FOA will be funded, in whole or in part, with funds appropriated by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, more commonly known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL). This FOA seeks applications to address innovative solutions to retrofit non-powered dams with environmentally sustainable hydropower at a reasonable cost; applications to address development and testing technologies that mitigate challenges to pumped storage hydropower deployment, including market and revenue uncertainty, development costs and financing, long development timelines, permitting challenges, construction risks, and environmental impacts; and applications to address and encourage emerging organizations to support hydropower development.
WPTO expects the amount of funding available for projects under this FOA will be approximately $14.5 million and cover the following topic areas: 1. Hydropower Retrofits for Non-Powered Dams; 2. Innovative Pumped Storage Hydropower Technologies; and 3. Hydropower R&D by Emerging Organizations.
Please Note: In the event that an Applicant experiences technical difficulties with a submission, the Applicant should contact the eXCHANGE helpdesk for assistance (exchangehelp@hq.doe.gov). To view the complete FOA document, visit the eXCHANGE website at: https://eere-exchange.

Dates and Awards Details

The following table shows the dates and awards information in detail for Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006. Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth federal grants. It posted on 2022-10-19 and will be closed on 2023-03-06.
Agency NameGolden Field Office
Important Dates
Post DateOctober 19, 2022 (Wednesday)
Close DateMarch 6, 2023 (Monday)
Last Updated DateNovember 8, 2022 (Tuesday)
Archive DateApril 5, 2023 (Wednesday)
Awards DetailNot Available
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementYes
Additional InformationEERE Funding Opportunity Exchange
Additional Information URLhttps://eere-exchange.energy.gov

CFDA Numbers

The next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this federal grant.
  • 81.087 - Renewable Energy Research and Development

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Energy
  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
  • Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity below)
  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Independent school districts
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Individuals
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Small businesses
  • Others
  • Additional Information: DOE/NNSA FFRDCs are not eligible to apply as either a prime or subrecipient.

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor DetailFOA Mailbox
HydropowerFOA@ee.doe.gov
EmailHydropowerFOA@ee.doe.gov
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