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GRANT — TVA Energy For Farms Grants


Who is Eligible?

Farmers in the following counties: Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Cherokee, Clay, Henderson, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Yancey.

What kinds of projects are eligible?

Projects must benefit an agricultural production facility. Residences cannot be tied to projects. Technologies must be commercially available and feasible. Grants can only go toward post-application purchases/installations. Example projects include:

How much?

Applicants may qualify for a grant of up to 75%  of eligible project costs, limited to the grant maximum of $6,000. The award is delivered as a reimbursement after project purchases have been made.

Application deadline:

The application period closes October 31st, 2016.


For full grant details and an application, visit: 


For questions, contact Alex Arnold at

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