Upcoming Funding Opportunity | Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands (DOE)

Webinar: Grant/Technical Assistance Opportunities for Tribal Renewable Energy Projects in WA/OR  

What: Types of projects/activities that can be funded, fund matching requirements, and application windows  

When: June 21st at 12:00—1:30pm PST  

Where: Register here   

Who: Hosted by Reuben Martinez and Mikhaila Gonzales from Spark Northwest  

Current Funding Opportunity: Community Renewable Energy Grant Program (ODOE)  

What: Planning and Constructing community renewable energy/resilience projects  

When: Applications accepted through July 8  

Who: Federally recognized Oregon Tribes, Public Bodies, and consumer owned utilities, located outside of Portland   

Funding: Planning $100,000 max, Construction $1,000,000 max  

Cost Share requirement: Planning 0%; Construction for Renewable Energy project 50%; Construction for Energy Resilience 0%   

Upcoming Funding Opportunity: Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands (DOE)  

What: Installing clean energy generating system(s) and/or energy efficiency measure(s) for Tribal Building(s);  

Deploying community-scale clean energy generating system(s) or energy storage on Tribal Lands;   

Install autonomous energy system(s)  

When: Funding Opportunity anticipated in Summer 2022  

Who: Indian Tribes, Intertribal Organizations, or Tribal Energy Development Organizations  

Funding: $100k-$4M, depending on the Area of Interest  

Cost Share requirement: 20% of total project cost  

More info: Notice of Intent for Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands – 2022 (DE-FOA-0002775)