U.S. Department of Energy – Loan Guarantee Program

State:      Federal

  • Incentive Type:     Federal Loan Program
  • Eligible Efficiency Technologies:     Yes; specific technologies not identified
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:     Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Thermal Process Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Hydroelectric, Geothermal Electric, Fuel Cells, Daylighting, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Ocean Thermal, Biodiesel
  • Applicable Sectors:     Commercial, Industrial, Nonprofit, Schools, Local Government, State Government, Agricultural, Institutional, Any non-federal entity, Manufacturing Facilities
  • Amount:    Varies. Program focuses on projects with total project costs over $25 million.
  • Maximum Incentive:    Not specified.
  • Terms:    Full repayment is required over a period not to exceed the lesser of 30 years or 90% of the projected useful life of the physical asset to be financed