Tribal Energy Program Grant (Federal)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place United States

Name Tribal Energy Program Grant
Incentive Type Federal Grant Program
Applicable Sector Tribal Government
Eligible Technologies Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers, Furnaces, Boilers, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Siding, Roofs, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Geothermal Electric
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Federal
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs, Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Varies by solicitation

Maximum Incentive Varies by solicitation

Program Administrator U.S. Department of Energy
Date added to DSIRE 2003-05-01
Last DSIRE Review 2014-12-09

References DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency[1]


The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Tribal Energy Program promotes tribal energy sufficiency, economic growth, and employment on tribal lands through the development of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. The program provides financial assistance, technical assistance, and education and training to tribes for the evaluation and development of renewable energy resources and energy efficiency measures.

DOE's Tribal Energy Program consists of program management through DOE headquarters, program implementation and project management through DOE's field offices, and technical support through DOE laboratories. Program management for the Tribal Energy Program is carried out by DOE's Weatherization and Intergovernmental Program, which provides programmatic direction and funding to DOE field offices for program implementation. DOE's Golden Field Office solicits, awards, administers, and manages financial assistance agreements.

Program funding is awarded through a competitive process. Click here to view current program funding opportunities, here for other tribal-energy related funding opportunities, and here to apply for technical assistance.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Lizana Pierce
Department EERE Tribal Energy Program

U.S. Department of Energy

Division Golden Field Office
Address 15013 Denver West Parkway

Place Golden, Colorado
Zip/Postal Code 80401
Phone (720) 356-1749


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

Authority 1: 25 USC § 3501 et seq.

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


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