Florida Farm to Fuel Grants Program (Florida)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Florida

Name Florida Farm to Fuel Grants Program
Incentive Type State Grant Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Nonprofit, Schools, Local Government, Utility
Eligible Technologies Biomass
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Varies







Start Date 2007-07-01


















Program Administrator Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Website http://www.floridafarmtofuel.com/grant.htm
Date added to DSIRE 2007-09-18
Last DSIRE Review 2008-09-08



References DSIRE[1]


Summary

In 2007, the Florida Legislature established the Farm to Fuel Grants Program to provide matching grants for demonstration, commercialization, research and development projects relating to bioenergy. As part of this program, the Legislature appropriated $25 million for matching grants. The Program intends to stimulate investment in energy projects that produce bioenergy from Florida-grown crops or biomass.

Grant funds are available to Florida municipalities and county governments, established for-profit companies licensed to do business in Florida, universities and colleges in Florida, utilities located and operating within Florida, and not-for-profit organizations.

Grant applications are available on the program website above. The deadline for the 2007-08 round of applications was October 26, 2007.


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Fla. Stat. § 570.957
Date Effective 2007-07-01



















Incentive Contact

Contact Name Tom Steckler
Department Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Division Farm to Fuel Grants Program, Bioenergy Projects
Address 3125 Conner Boulevard
Address 2 Suite E, MS-C17
Place Tallahassee, Florida
Zip/Postal Code 32399-1650
Phone (850) 488-0646


Email FarmtoFuel@doacs.state.fl.us
Website http://www.floridafarmtofuel.com/grant.htm
     
     

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"