Renewable Energy Grants for Schools (Illinois)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Renewable Energy Grants for Schools|
|Incentive Type||State Grant Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Photovoltaics, Wind, Geothermal Heat Pumps|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||50% of project cost|
|Maximum Incentive||1 million|
This grant program is meant to assist schools that wish to install, acquire, or improve renewable energy systems. The grant will provide 50% of the project cost up to a maximum of $1 million provided that school can demonstrate the ability to fund the remaining 50%. Schools may accept private funds for their portion of the project cost.
Public Act 095-0046 amends Article 6 of The Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and Coal Resources Development Law of 1997 (20 ILCS 687/6) by adding section 5.5. The grant program will be administered by the Illinois Department of Commerce.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Public Act 095-0046|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.