Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is compiling a Teaming Partner List to facilitate the formation of new project teams for the anticipated Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) – 2016 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). The Teaming Partner List will be available as an attachment to the Request for Information (RFI) on EERE Exchange at https://eere-Exchange.energy.gov, and moved to FOA DE-FOA-0001383 when available.
The Building Technologies Office (BTO) has issued a notice of intent to release a funding opportunity focusing on reducing the energy use of commercial and residential buildings. Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) will fund projects in an Innovations section and a Frontiers section.
The Building Technologies Office (BTO) has issued a notice of intent to release a funding opportunity that focuses on demonstration and national scale-up of business and technology solutions that can effectively help small and medium commercial buildings improve their energy efficiency.
Business Innovation Submission Deadline: August 14, 2015
Building Technologies Office is partnering with the SunShot Catalyst crowdsourcing initiative to identify and solve problems related to software development, data, and/or automation in buildings.
Letter of Intent Deadline: February 17, 2015
Full Application Submission Deadline: March 13, 2015
BTO is seeking 2 or 3 year project proposals from national laboratories for activities to incorporate into the FY 2016, FY 2017, and FY 2018 Annual Operating Plans.
Full Application Deadline – February 11, 2015
This FOA makes available competitive, 2-year cooperative agreements for U.S.-based university teams to research and develop innovative building energy efficient technologies, manufacturing (for projects developing hardware), and commercialization.
Application Deadline: February 4, 2015
The Building Technologies Office (BTO)’s Residential Buildings Integration Program has announced the availability of up to $4 million in 2015 for the Building America Industry Partnerships for High Performance Housing Innovation Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001117.
Application Deadline: February 3, 2015
The Small Business Innovation Research program has announced its FY 2015 Phase 1 Release 2 topics, which include buildings-related topics: energy efficient solid-state lighting luminaires, products, and systems; and integrated storage and distributed generation for buildings.
Closed Application Deadline: January 20, 2015
The Building Technologies Office (BTO) Commercial Buildings Integration Program has announced the availability of nearly $9 million for Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001168, “Advancing Solutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of U.S. Commercial Buildings.”
Application Deadline: January 15, 2015
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a solid-state lighting (SSL) R&D funding opportunity on October 14, 2014, titled Solid-State Lighting Advanced Technology R&D – 2015, DE-FOA-0001171.
Application Deadline: January 12, 2015
This Building Energy Efficiency Frontiers and Innovations Technologies (BENEFIT) 2015 FOA contributes to advancement in two core technological areas: non-vapor compression HVAC technologies and advanced vapor compression HVAC technologies.
Closed Deadline for submission: December 30, 2014
The Building Technologies Office (BTO) Commercial Buildings Integration has announced a Request for Information (RFI) DE-FOA-0001226, “High Impact Commercial Building Technology.”
GSA’s Green Proving Ground (GPG) program aims to drive environmental performance in federal buildings and lead market transformation through early adoption and deployment of innovative building technologies.
CLOSED Deadline: May 21, 2014
The Building Technologies Office (BTO) has announced the availability of up to $6 million under the Building Energy Codes Program to to investigate whether investing in education, training, and outreach programs can produce a measurable significant change in single-family residential building code compliance rates.
Closed Deadline: May 30, 2014
This RFI seeks information regarding the development and maintenance of new and existing tools, specifications, case studies and other resources actively deployed by the Commercial Buildings Integration program.
Deadline: May 19, 2014
DOE seeks to fund demonstration and deployment activities for technologies that are ready for market adoption but that may be underutilized due to market barriers including perception of risk, gaps in information and data on performance as well as cost.
Total DOE Funding: $14 million Deadline: April 21, 2014
This funding opportunity intends to advance innovative, energy-efficient technologies, approaches, and design tools for commercial and/or residential buildings. The funding opportunity covers two focus areas, Incubators and Frontiers (Innovations).
Total DOE Funding: $1.6 million Deadline: February 5, 2014
Through this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) the Building Technologies Office (BTO) seeks to establish a performance rating mechanism for assessing the energy performance of fenestration attachments.
Total DOE Funding: $3 million
This FOA seeks to develop a “turn key” Building Automation System using Open-Source software and architecture specifically tailored to small and medium buildings to advance opportunities for energy efficiency in this sector.
Total DOE Funding: $6.4 million
BTO is seeking innovative approaches for improving the energy performance of buildings. BTO plans to stimulate new innovations in the Emerging Technologies portfolio by supporting relatively small projects that evaluate new ideas aligned with our program goals.
Total DOE Funding: $11 million
The objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to achieve cost reduction of solid-state lighting (SSL) for general illumination through improvements in manufacturing equipment, processes, or techniques.
Total DOE Funding: $12 million
The focus of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to develop cost-effective building technologies that can have a tremendous impact on energy savings overall and lead to a market-ready solution (e.g. at the commercial prototype phase) within five years of project launch.
Total DOE Funding: $10 million
The objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is achieve cost reduction of solid-state lighting for general illumination through improvements in manufacturing equipment, processes, or techniques.