Who Is Eligible?
Farmers – Individual or entity directly engaged in agricultural production where 50% or greater of its gross income is derived from agricultural production. Incorporating the operation as an LLC or otherwise can ensure that your farm exceeds this threshold.
What Activities Are Eligible?
Construction of renewable energy systems(wind, solar, renewable biomass, micro-hydro, geothermal) or energy efficiency improvements that will 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.
Applicants may qualify for a grant of up to 25% of eligible project costs, limited to the grant maximums.
Maximum grant: $2,500
Minimum grant: $500,000
Minimum grant: $1,500
Maximum grant: $250,000
Fall and Spring deadlines
For full grant details and an application, visit: http://www.energycap.org/reap
For questions or assistance with completing this application, contact Alex Arnold at firstname.lastname@example.org.