Clean Energy Supply Chain and Manufacturing Competitiveness Analysis for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies

Quick Facts

Due DateJune 30, 2014 (Monday)
Award Amount$ 200,000 - $ 600,000
Category of Funding ActivityEnergy
Eligible Applicants
  • Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity below)

Program Description

With this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), the Department of Energy (DOE) seeks to fund Outreach and Analysis type projects. Topics include: Topic 1: Outreach to develop strategies and new approaches to facilitate development and expansion of the domestic supply chain of hydrogen and fuel cell-related components in the U.S. ?Identify gaps in the supply chain and strategies to mitigate the gaps for hydrogen and fuel cell components and systems. ?Develop supply chain enhancement strategies (e.g., online supply chain exchanges, supply chain outreach, and supply chain exchange event type events). Topic 2: Global manufacturing competitive analysis for hydrogen and fuel cell-related technologies. ?Carry out comprehensive analysis of the factors affecting U.S. manufacturing competitiveness for hydrogen and fuel cell components and systems. ?Provide manufacturing-related market analyses related to the global fuel cell industry trends, including the number of units and size (megawatts) of fuel cells shipped and binned by country and type of application. The full Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is posted on the EERE eXCHANGE website at https://eere-exchange.energy.gov. Applications must be submitted through the EERE eXCHANGE website to be considered for award. The applicant must first register and create an account on the EERE eXCHANGE website. A User Guide for the EERE eXCHANGE can be found on the EERE website at http://eere.energy.gov/financing/exchangeExchange/Manuals.aspx after logging in to the system. Information on where to submit questions regarding the content of the announcement and where to submit questions regarding submission of applications is found in the full FOA posted on the EERE eXCHANGE website.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberDE-FOA-0000854
Funding Opportunity TitleClean Energy Supply Chain and Manufacturing Competitiveness Analysis for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
Opportunity CategoryEnergy
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of Awards3
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Posted DateMay 20, 2014 (Tuesday)
Application Due DateJune 30, 2014 (Monday)
***Potential applicants are encouraged to submit a Letter of Intent by 05/30/2014. However, a Letter of Intent is not required to submit a full application.
Application Archive DateSeptember 30, 2014 (Tuesday)
Total Program Funding$ 2,000,000
Award Amount$ 200,000 - $ 600,000
CFDA Number
  • 81.117 - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Information Dissemination, Outreach, Training and Technical Analysis/Assistance

Eligible Applicants

  • Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity below)

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Energy
Program Information Websitehttps://eere-exchange.energy.gov
ContactOffice: Golden Field Office
Carlo DiFranco, Grants Management Specialist
FCTOmanufacturing@go.doe.gov

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