This to-be-announced funding opportunity will support the Advanced Manufacturing Office’s objectives through focus on processes and process technologies that improve energy efficiency in energy-intensive processes and chemical manufacturing.
ORGANIZATION NAMEU.S. Department of Energy
PROGRAM NAMEConservation Research and Development
AGENCY OR GRANT #DE-FOA-0002349
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Advanced Manufacturing Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “FY20 Advanced Manufacturing Multi-topic FOA”. This FOA supports the achievement of AMO’s goals of enhanced productivity through innovation by focusing in three main areas:
next-generation manufacturing for advancing process technologies that improve energy efficiency in energy intensive and energy dependent processes;
modular, hybrid, and/or catalytic processes to improve energy efficiency in chemical manufacturing; and
connected, flexible, and efficient manufacturing facilities, products and energy systems.
The FOA integrates identified research opportunities across AMO into a single funding opportunity and is intended to fund high-impact, applied research and development projects. THIS IS A NOTICE OF INTENT (NOI) ONLY. This Notice is issued so that interested parties are aware of the EERE’s intention to issue this FOA in the near term. All of the information contained in this Notice is subject to change. EERE may issue a FOA as described herein, may issue a FOA that is significantly different from the FOA described herein, or EERE may not issue a FOA at all. EERE will not respond to questions concerning this Notice. Once the FOA has been released, EERE will provide an avenue for potential Applicants to submit questions. Prospective applicants to the FOA should begin developing partnerships, formulating ideas, and gathering data in anticipation of the issuance of this FOA. EERE plans to issue the FOA in mid-May, 2020 via theEERE Exchange website: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/.
AVAILABLE FUNDING $63,900,000.00
MAXIMUM AWARD AMOUNT $5,000,000.00