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DOE Announces Large Alt Fuel Grant Program

On Wednesday, The U.S. Department of Energy announced that it will provide up to $4.5 billion in grants for alternative fuel vehicle projects through the Clean Cities program. The funding opportunity will provide 7 to 15 projects between $250,000 and $1 million in funding. This funding will support projects in three major Areas of Interest (AOI): on-the- road demonstrations, safety-related training and emergency preparedness. Applicants may submit only one application to each AOI. The reference number for this FOA is DE-FOA-0000951. Applicants must register with and submit application materials through the Funding Opportunity Exchange, the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s application portal, located here: https://eere- The DOE is hosting a one hour webinar for this FOA on Thursday, July 24 at 3:00 p.m. EST. For more information on the FOA and webinar, visit the website here: