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Recovery Act Slides

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A presentation discussing the allocation of funds by the U.S Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 towards the Cleantech sectors.

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Recovery Act Slides

  1. 1. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009: Cleantech Sectors Overview enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  2. 2. Topics Covered <ul><li>Recovery Act Spending 2009 vs 2012 </li></ul><ul><li>Allocation of Funds by Sector </li></ul><ul><li>Allocation of Funds by Cleantech Program: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental Management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fossil Energy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Energy Science </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental Protection Agency </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Broad Recovery Goals </li></ul>enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  3. 3. Recovery Spending in 2009 vs. 2012 By fiscal year 2012 expenditure on Energy and Environment will increase from 1% of total recovery act funding spent to 17% enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  4. 4. Overall Allocation of Funds <ul><li>The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) was signed into law by President Obama on February 17th, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>$43 billion is to be distributed to the U.S Energy sector </li></ul><ul><li>$111 Billion is to be allocated to Infrastructure improvements and Science </li></ul><ul><li>$16.4 billion will be allocated to the U.S Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy </li></ul>[www.recovery.gov] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  5. 5. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Funded Program: Green Buildings A $5.5 Billion investment in federal public building projects enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  6. 6. DOE Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Recovery Plan Total Funds Available: $16.8 billion Total Funds Authorised: $16,800,000 Total awarded: $860,621 (5.1%) <ul><li>$5 billion for the Weatherisation Assistance Program </li></ul><ul><li>$3.1 billion for the State Energy Program </li></ul><ul><li>$3.2 billion for Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grants </li></ul><ul><li>$2.5 billion for Applied Research, Development, Demonstration, and Deployment, including: </li></ul><ul><li>$256 million for the Industrial Technologies Program </li></ul><ul><li>$117 million for the Solar Technologies Program </li></ul><ul><li>$110 million for the Vehicle Technologies Program </li></ul><ul><li>$100 million for facility and infrastructure improvements at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory </li></ul><ul><li>$93 million to support Wind Energy Projects </li></ul><ul><li>$50 million for Information and Communications technology </li></ul><ul><li>$41.9 million to spur the growth of the fuel cells market </li></ul><ul><li>$25 million for the Massachusetts Wind Technology Testing Centre </li></ul><ul><li>$2 billion for Advanced Battery Manufacturing Grants </li></ul><ul><li>$400 million for Transportation Electrification </li></ul><ul><li>$300 million for an Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program and ENERGY STAR </li></ul><ul><li>$300 million for an Alternative Fuelled Vehicles Pilot Grant Program </li></ul>enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  7. 7. DOE Environmental Management Recovery Plan Total Funds Authorised: $6,000,000 Total awarded: $2,892,965 (48.2%) <ul><li>Focus of Projects: </li></ul><ul><li>Cleanup of soil and groundwater </li></ul><ul><li>Transportation </li></ul><ul><li>Disposal of waste </li></ul><ul><li>Demolishing former weapon complex facilities </li></ul>www.wikipedia.com enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  8. 8. DOE Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability Recovery Plan Total Funds Authorised: $4,500,000 Total awarded: $0 (0%) <ul><li>Focus of Projects: </li></ul><ul><li>Smart Grid </li></ul><ul><li>Transmission Reliability </li></ul><ul><li>Energy Efficiency/Energy Storage </li></ul><ul><li>Renewable Energy Integration </li></ul>[www.cresthalifax.org] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  9. 9. DOE Fossil Energy Recovery Plan Total Funds Authorised: $3,400,000 Total awarded: $81,000 (0%) <ul><li>Focus of Projects: </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage </li></ul><ul><li>Site Characterization of Promising Geologic Formations for CO2 Storage </li></ul><ul><li>Clean Coal Power Initiative </li></ul><ul><li>Carbon Capture and Sequestration from Coal-Fueled Power Plants </li></ul><ul><li>Geologic Sequestration Training and Research </li></ul>[www.treehugger.com] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  10. 10. DOE Energy Science Recovery Plan Total Funds Authorised: $1,600,000 Total awarded: $574,888 (35.9%) <ul><li>Focus of Projects: </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced Scientific Computing Research </li></ul><ul><li>Biological and Environmental Research </li></ul><ul><li>High Energy Physics </li></ul><ul><li>Fusion Energy Sciences </li></ul><ul><li>Science Laboratories Infrastructure </li></ul>[www.symmetrymagazine.org] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  11. 11. DOE Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy Recovery Plan Total Funds Authorised: $400,000 Total awarded: $0 (0%) <ul><li>Focus of Projects: </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance the economic and energy security of the United States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>reductions of imports of energy from foreign sources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>reductions of energy-related emissions, including greenhouse gases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>improvement in the energy efficiency of all economic sectors </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Ensure that the United States maintains a technological lead in developing and deploying advanced energy technologies. </li></ul>[www.windpowerninja.com] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  12. 12. Environmental Protection Agency Recovery Plan [http://www.epa.gov/recovery/] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  13. 13. Broad Recovery Goals: <ul><li>Promote Energy Efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Deploy Renewable Power </li></ul><ul><li>Modernise the Grid </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce Oil Consumption </li></ul><ul><li>Restore America’s Scientific Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce Legacy Environmental Footprint </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions </li></ul>[redgreenandblue.org] enabling sustainable innovation www.skipso.com
  14. 14. <ul><li>For more information on Cleantech grants, funding and </li></ul><ul><li>news please visit www.skipso.com </li></ul>

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