Bureau or Account: Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations

Funding amount: $150,000,000

Period of Availability: Available until expended

Funding Mechanism: Grant, Cooperative Agreement, or Other

New Program: Yes

Recipients: Technology Developers, Industry, State and Local Governments, Tribal Organizations, Community Based Organizations, National Laboratories, Universities, and Utilities.

Description: To establish a demonstration initiative composed of demonstration projects focused on the development of long-duration energy storage technologies.

Eligible Uses: Projects that --

(i) demonstrate promising long-duration energy storage technologies at different scales; and

(ii) help new, innovative long-duration energy storage technologies become commercially viable.

Next Milestone: Estimated application opening date, 3rd quarter 2022.