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The Federal Energy Management Program's (FEMP) Distributed Energy and Energy Procurement initiative helps federal agencies accomplish their missions through investment in lasting and reliable energy-generation projects and purchases.

For more than 30 years, FEMP has helped federal agencies with renewable energy projects. FEMP continues to support agencies with identifying and implementing distributed energy projects, including on-site renewable energy, storage, and combined heat and power technologies utilizing all available on-site project financing options.

FEMP also supports federal agencies with energy procurement, specifically off-site clean energy procurement options.

FEMP provides resources and assistance to federal agencies based on current federal laws and requirements, agency needs and missions, and government best practices.

Read FEMP's Distributed Energy Program fact sheet.

Distributed Energy Implementation Process
FEMP’s six-phase process for implementing distributed energy projects.
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ESPC Energy Sales Agreements
Details this project structure, similar to a power purchase agreement, which uses the ESPC authority to implement distributed energy projects
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Renewable Energy Resource Guide
Information and key resources to develop strategies for meeting the renewable electricity requirement.
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Project Assistance
Request technical assistance from FEMP for a federal distributed energy project.
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Lists tools and documents to help federal agencies plan and implement distributed energy projects.
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Distributed Energy Technologies
Describes technologies that provide energy-efficient options for federal sites.
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Distributed Energy Resources for Resilience
Explains how distributed energy resources, such as renewable energy technologies, storage, and combined heat and power, can benefit federal agencies.
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Optimizing Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Performance
Covers how to measure PV performance and optimize it with an operations and maintenance plan.
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Agency Renewable Electricity Use
Shows how agencies are progressing toward their renewable electricity goals.
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Case Studies
Browse case studies of successful federal projects.
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