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Grid Engineering for Accelerated Renewable Energy Deployment (GEARED)

Funding: Up To $12M Total

Open Date: 02/20/2013

Close Date: 04/19/2013

Funding Organization: SunShot Initiative

Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000856


GEARED, issued by DOE, is seeking applications that help to support the increased power system research, development, and analytical capacity while simultaneously growing the expertise and preparedness of current and incoming electric utility sector professionals for high penetrations of solar and other distributed energy technologies. In order to achieve this joint capability and human capacity development, Grid Engineering for Accelerated Renewable Energy Deployment (GEARED) will support two activities: training consortia that focus on quickly bringing their findings into training and educational initiatives; and a national coordination network that will link these consortia to one another and other relevant power system R&D and training activities.

For more information, see the full solicitation.

Additional Information:

  • Submission Deadline for Concept Papers: 4/12/2013 5 p.m. EST
  • Deadline for Questions: 4/16/2013 5 p.m. EST
  • Submission Deadline for Full Applications: 4/19/2013 5 p.m. EST

Last updated: 02/20/2013

Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.