Office: Carbon Management
FOA number: DE-FOA-0002610
Download the full FOA: FedConnect

Background Information

On January 30, 2023, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM) announced $93 million in 11 projects awarded under the “CarbonSAFE: Phase II - Storage Complex Feasibility” funding opportunity that will improve procedures to safely, efficiently, and affordably assess onshore and offshore carbon dioxide project sites within a storage complex at a commercial scale. Projects will focus on developing geologic storage sites with potential to cumulatively store 50 or more million metric tons of carbon dioxide.


Awardees include:

  • Advanced Resources International Inc.
  • Battelle Memorial Institute
  • Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
  • Gas Technology Institute
  • Port of Corpus Christi Authority
  • Southern States Energy Board
  • University of North Dakota
  • University of Utah
  • University of Wyoming

A detailed list of the selected projects can be found here.

Additional Information


Last Updated: January 30, 2023