SolSmart Program - American Cities Climate Challenge

SolSmart Program

Federal Agency

Sub-Department

Solar Energy and Technologies Office

Purpose

To help cities, counties, and regional organizations across the nation streamline processes that make it faster and easier to deploy solar energy, attract investment, and lower energy costs for families and businesses. DOE is expanding the program to incorporate new solar-related technologies and respond to the evolving needs of local governments.

Applicant and/or Project Eligibility Requirements

Eligible entities include municipalities, counties, and regional organizations in the United States.

Decarbonization Considerations

Consider implementing the necessary strategies to achieve SolSmart Gold to accelerate the implementation of solar and solar-related technologies in your community.

Equity Considerations

Consider prioritizing the designation criteria related to accelerating solar and solar-related technologies in low-and moderate-income communities.

Helpful Tips

N/A

Deadline (Announced or Anticipated)

Rolling

Funding Available

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Max Award Amount

N/A

Expected Allocations

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Average Award (Estimated)

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Matching Funds

Not required

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