Resources

Upcoming Deadlines:

USDA REAP Grant, March 31, 2017 – get an energy audit now!

Resource Information:

USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Grants
USDA has funding nation-wide to support energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements like LED lighting, HVAC upgrades, new equipment, solar and more for small businesses and farms:

  • 25% reimbursement
  • Up to $250,000 for energy efficiency & $500,000 for renewable energy
  • Deadline March 31, 2017 – all project sizes
  • Deadline October 31, 2017 – small projects (total project costs under $80,000)
  • Requires pre-approval
  • Projects with total costs over $50,000 require an energy audit. Get started.
  • Guaranteed loans also available

West Virginia & southwestern Virginia:
Appalachian Power Company (AEP) Commercial & Industrial Programs

West Virginia & western Maryland:
FirstEnergy Lighting for Business Incentive Program 

  • Requires pre-approval
  • NCIF is trained to use the required program application tool

Maryland:
Maryland Energy Administration Grants

More coming soon…