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BIL Provision: Clean Energy Demonstration Program on Current and Former Mine Land

Open Date:


Close Date:

Available until expended

Upcoming Milestones:

Estimated application opening date is 2023.

Eligible Recipients:

  • General Public
  • Private Sector

Program Purpose:

  • Energy Infrastructure

Reserved for Energy


Funded by:

U.S. Department of Energy


Establishes a program to demonstrate the technical and economic viability of carrying out clean energy projects on current and former mine land. Eligible uses include: (A) Solar. (B) Micro-grids. (C) Geothermal. (D) Direct air capture. (E) Fossil-fueled electricity generation with carbon capture, utilization, and sequestration. (F) Energy storage, including pumped storage hydropower and compressed air storage. (G) Advanced nuclear technologies.

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Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Grant – match required
Total Amount Available:
Limit per Applicant:
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