The Iowa Office of Energy Independence has $8,634,400 in energy efficiency grants available for cities and counties across the state to reduce energy use, have a positive impact on budgets and enhance economic development through job creation.
This grant is based on the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The purpose of the Iowa EECBG program is to provide funding with a competitive grant process which would assist local governments with reducing fossil fuel emissions, reducing total energy use of the eligible entities, improving energy efficiency in the building and creating and retaining jobs.
To apply for these grants go to: www.iowagrants.gov
To get more information go to: www.energy.iowa.gov