Current Solicitations for the California Energy Commission's
Energy Research and Development Division

PIER Contractors' General Information.

Building Natural Gas Technology (BNGT) Grant Program

Program Opportunity Notice - PON-13-503

Date Released: December 4, 2013.

Deadline to Submit Abstracts (Stage 1) - February 3, 2014 by 3:00 p.m.
Deadline to Submit Proposals (Stage 2) - April 11, 2014 by 3:00 p.m.

Stage 1 Results. Posted March 5, 2014

Energy Innovations Small Grant (EISG) Program

Industrial/Agricultural/Water End-Use Energy Efficiency Research Area

Program area description

Program Opportunity Notice PON-13-501
2013 Emerging Technology Demonstration Grant Program
(ETDG III-Natural Gas)

Notice of Proposed Awards (PDF file posted March 3, 2014)

Date Released: October 9, 2013.

Deadline to Submit 6 page Abstracts (Stage 1) - December 3, 2013 by 3:00 p.m.
Deadline to Submit Applications (Stage 2) - January 30, 2014 by 3:00 p.m.

Stage 1 Results. Posted December 30, 2013

Buildings End-Use Energy Efficiency

Program Opportunity Notice (PON-13-301)
Developing a Portfolio of Advanced Efficiency Solutions: Technologies and Approaches for More Affordable and Comfortable Buildings

Documents for this solicitation been moved to the EPIC Contracts page. All future EPIC PONs will appear on that page.

Renewable Energy Research Area

Program Opportunity Notice PON-13-502
Joint Renewable Energy and Advanced Generation, and Energy-Related Environmental Research, Development and Demonstration

Notice of Proposed Awards - Posted February 27, 2014

There will be two Pre-Application Workshops:

October 22, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. in Sacramento and via webcast.

October 24, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. in Diamond Bar and via webcast.

Deadline to Submit Applications - December 20, 2013, by 3 p.m.

Transportation Research Area

Program area description

Program Opportunity Notice PON-13-506
Natural Gas Engine-Hybrid Electric Research and Development

Date released: February 26, 2013.

Deadline to Submit Applications: April 18, 2014 by 3:00 p.m.

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