Transportation Energy Efficiency Opportunities in the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)

White Paper

Authors


Shruti Vaidyanathan

Description:


States and municipalities are eligible to apply for funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to address a variety of transportation-related needs, including those related to improving energy efficiency. Money is available for distribution through the Department of Energy's Energy-Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program, the Surface Transportation Program (STP) or the National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program. Below is a list of potential projects that qualify for funding under the various programs. For additional details and information on application guidelines for the various funding opportunities, please see:


Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program: http://www.eecbg.energy.gov/ Surface Transportation Program: http://stimulus.smartgrowthamerica.org National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program (NCDAP): http://epa.gov/otaq/eparecovery/prognational.htm#program