Local Climate Initiatives

Opportunity: ULI Net Zero Imperative

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has launched the Net Zero Imperative – a multi-year initiative to accelerate decarbonization in the built environment. The program will hold technical assistance panels in eight global cities this year, designed to help building owners, cities, and other relevant constituents... Read More

Funding Alert: US DOT RAISE Grants Notice of Funding Opportunity

The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has published this notice of funding opportunity that solicits applications for projects to be funded under the Local and Regional Project Assistance Program in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (“Bipartisan Infrastructure Law”). The Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability... Read More

Funding Alert: MEA FY22 Commercial Clean Energy Rebate Program

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) provides rebates through the Commercial Clean Energy Rebate Program (C-CERP) to eligible businesses, nonprofits, local governments, and State of Maryland government agencies and departments that install eligible clean energy systems on facilities located within the State. For C-CERP, eligible clean... Read More

Funding Alert: MEA FY22 Solar Technical Assistance Program

This Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) program provides technical assistance to state and local government entities for solar site surveys and to conduct preliminary development of solar projects. For projects accepted under this program, MEA will coordinate with the Maryland Environmental Service (MES) for the provision... Read More

Funding Alert: MEA FY22 Resilient Maryland Program

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) is pleased to announce that the FY22 Resilient Maryland program has opened for the second round of applications. Resilient Maryland is a competitive grant program that provides funds to help offset the costs of analyzing, planning, and designing clean and resilient... Read More