Dept. of Energy - RFI on Advanced Energy and Manufacturing and Recycling Grant Program
Request for Information (RFI) - Advanced Energy Manufacturing & Recycling Grant Program
This is a Request for Information (RFI) issued by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Manufacturing & Energy Supply Chains (MESC), in collaboration with DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO).This RFI seeks public input to help inform DOE’s implementation of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL).
The purpose of this RFI is to solicit feedback on issues related to design and implementation of the Advanced Energy Manufacturing & Recycling Grant Program from small- and medium-sized manufacturers, including minority-owned firms; individuals and organizations involved in clean energy business planning, siting, operations, and management; academic experts; research laboratories; government agencies; Tribes; State and local officials; labor unions; economic development organizations; community-based organizations (CBOs); and other stakeholders.
To help inform DOE’s implementation of BIL Section 40209, this RFI seeks input on:
Clean Energy Property Projects
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Projects
Small- and Medium- sized Manufacturing Firms
Project Finance and Commercial Viability
Community and Labor Engagement
Investing in the American Workforce
Equity, Environmental, and Energy Justice
This RFI is not a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA); therefore, DOE is not accepting funding applications at this time. There is no guarantee that a FOA will be issued as a result of this RFI.
September 16, 2022