Alternative and Renewable Energy

Van Ness Feldman has helped clients secure nearly $3 billion in federal funding for projects in recent years.  The firm’s lawyers and policy professionals are experienced in every step of the funding process, including developing and implementing strategies for securing funding from both Congress and federal agencies, assisting with funding applications, negotiating funding agreements, and managing ongoing reporting and compliance requirements.   

Announcements of current funding opportunities affecting alternative and renewable energy are below.

DRAFT Federal Loan Guarantees for Advanced Fossil Energy Projects
(Applications Due:  To be announced)

Presolicitation for Research and Development of Improved Solar Panels
(Applications Due:  To be announced)

Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement on Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric Medium Duty Trucks, Roof-top Backup Power, and Advanced Hydrogen Refueling Components
(Applications Due:  To be announced)

Regional Wind Deployment Resource Centers
(Applications Due:  December 5, 2013)

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions Research and Development Leading to Cost-Competetive Coal-to-Liquids (CTL) Based Jet Fuel Production
(Applications Due:  December 6, 2013)

Partnership on Advanced Frontiers in Renewable Hydrogen Fuel Production Via Solar Water Splitting Technologies
(Applications Due:  December 13, 2013)

Next Generation of Photovoltaic Technologies III
(Applications Due:  December 19, 2013)

Propose Research on Renewable Energy of Oil & Gas Operations
(Applications Due:  December 20, 2013)

Solar Decathlon 2015
(Applications Due:  December 20, 2013)

RFI on Renewable Energy Certificates
(Applications Due:  January 3, 2014)

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) - Phase 1 Release 2
(Applications Due:  February 4, 2014)

Energy for Sustainability Program
(Applications Due:  February 20, 2014)

SunShot Incubator Program - Round 9
(Applications Due:  March 13, 2014)

Low-Cost Carbon Fiber Available to US Manufacturers for Market Development and Demonstration
(Applications Due:  June 26, 2014)

Click here for more information on our Renewable Energy practice.