Posts under Category: grants

  • Funding Opportunity: $9 Million to Improve the Energy Efficiency of US Commercial Buildings
    [November 20, 2014]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The U.S Department of Energy’s 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.” The FOA encourages investments in energy-saving upgrades that can be widely adopted in [...] Read More

  • Iowa State University Wins $1,250,000 Department of Energy Project
    [September 19, 2014]

    BY TOMMIE CLARK & SANDRA CANNON| IOWA ENERGY CENTER Thanks to a highly competitive award from the Department of Energy (DOE), the Iowa Energy Center is proud to partner with Wilson Engineering Professor Sri Sritharan of Iowa State University. Sri’s project will develop high-performance concrete wind turbine towers that can be designed to reach heights of 140 meters. These [...] Read More

  • Call for RFP’s: Iowa Energy Center’s Competitive Grant Programs
    [September 4, 2014]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER A year ago the Iowa Energy Center introduced three new competitive grant programs that are  helping Iowa organizations be more successful in competing for external funding to further the environmental, social, and economic well-being of Iowans through improved energy efficiency measures and alternate energy technology. Based on the success of those programs, [...] Read More