Other Research Funding Opportunities for the
Energy Research and Development Division

Low Carbon Fuel Research & Development*

In July 2016, the Energy Commission was allocated $18 million to support research and demonstration of low carbon fuels. Projects resulting from the funding opportunities listed below will help to reduce petroleum use, drive greenhouse gas reductions, and improve air quality from California’s transportation sector.

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Solicitation Title Deadline to Submit Applications* Program Area/Strategic Objective Funding Amount
Renewable Intermediate Fuel Production for Jet Fuel in Heavy-Duty Transportation Sector (GFO-17-901) Closed Transportation R&D $3 million†
Federal Cost Share for Low-Carbon Fuel Research and Development (GFO-17-902) Closed Transportation R&D $3 million†
* The deadline to submit applications to the California Energy Commission has expired. † This is a new area of Energy Commission R&D supported with FY 16/17 General Fund.

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Grant Funding Opportunity (GFO-17-902)
Federal Cost Share for Low-Carbon Fuel Research and Development

Date Released: August 11, 2017.
Deadline for Written Questions: On-going
Deadline to Submit Application: October 26, 2017 by 5:00pm

Notice of Proposed Awards - Posted November 28, 2017.