In 2007 the Renewable Energy Fund was established by the Legislature. In 2013 the Legislature authorized $3,000,000 of funding be made available each biennium to the Renewable Energy Fund from the Resources Trust Fund.
The Legislature further provided that the Commission shall contract with the Department of Commerce to provide technical assistance to the Renewable Energy Council and the Industrial Commission to carry out the law, including pursuit of aid, grants, or contributions of money and other things of value from any source for any purpose consistent with the law.
Grant Round Application Deadline: October 2, 2023
Renewable Energy Council Meeting: November 6, 2023
Applicant & Council Information
The renewable energy development fund is a special fund in the state treasury. All funds in the renewable energy development fund are appropriated to the industrial commission on a continuing basis for the purpose of carrying out and effectuating this chapter. Interest earned by the fund must be credited to the fund.