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Communities LEAP (Local Energy Action Program) Pilot

Open Date:

Closed

Close Date:

12/17/2021

Upcoming Milestones:

Eligible Recipients:

  • Local Government
  • Private Sector
  • Public Utility Entity

Program Purpose:

Technical Assistance

Reserved for Energy
Communities?

Yes

Funded by:

U.S. Department of Energy

Overview

The Department of Energy (DOE) Communities LEAP (Local Energy Action Program) Pilot aims to facilitate sustained community-wide economic and environmental benefits primarily through DOE’s clean energy deployment work. This opportunity is specifically open to low-income, energy-burdened communities that are also experiencing either direct environmental justice impacts, or direct economic impacts from a shift away from historical reliance on fossil fuels. Under the Communities LEAP Pilot, DOE will provide supportive services valued at up to $16M for community-driven clean energy transitions.

Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Technical Assistance
Total Amount Available:
$0
Limit per Applicant:
Under this pilot initiative, DOE will provide technical assistance services valued at up to a total of $16 million to support 24-36 communities to develop their own community-driven clean energy transition approach.
Estimated Awards:
24-36

Applicant Guidance

For more information, please visit https://www.energy.gov/communitiesLEAP/communities-leap.

Contact Information

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