EPIC Funding for Technology Deployment (Aug2014)


The purpose of this solicitation is to fund technology demonstration and deployment projects that demonstrate and appraise the operational and performance characteristics of pre-commercial biomass conversion technologies, generation systems, and development strategies.1
This solicitation builds on previous public and private research and seeks to address the issues limiting full-scale commercial deployment of biopower and biogas electricity generation technologies.  This solicitation focuses on biopower and biogas electricity generation demonstration and deployment activities that address the highest priority issues identified by stakeholders. Projects must fall within the following project groups:
Group 1: Advanced Pollution Control Equipment and Low Emission Generators;
Group 2: Fuel Handling and Delivery Systems or Technologies;
Group 3: Biochemical Conversion Technologies or Deployment Strategies;
Group 4: Thermochemical Conversion Technologies or Deployment Strategies.