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National Industrial Competitiveness through Energy, Environment, and Economics

NICE3
Number: 81.105
Agency: Department of Energy

Program Information 

Program Number/Title (010):
81.105 National Industrial Competitiveness through Energy, Environment, and Economics
Federal Agency (030):
Department of Energy
Authorization (040):
Department of Energy Organization Act of 1977, as amended, Public Law 95-91; Energy Policy Act of 1992, as amended, Public Law 102-486.
Objectives (050):
This program is in close-out. Financial assistance will not be provided in the future.
Types of Assistance (060):
PROJECT GRANTS
Uses and Use Restrictions (070):
None.
Eligibility Requirements (080)
Applicant Eligibility (081):
None.
Beneficiary Eligibility (082):
Both state and local governments benefited from these grants. Commercial firms with expertise in waste reduction and pollution prevention, large and small businesses, and others in the business of preventing pollution and energy conserving technologies also benefited.
Credentials/Documentation (083):
No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-87.
Application and Award Process (090)
Preapplication Coordination (091):
Preapplication coordination is not applicable. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedures (092):
This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-102. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-110. NICE3 is in close-out mode. There is no appropriation for grant project funding.
Award Procedure (093):
None.
Deadlines (094):
Not Applicable.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time (095):
Not Applicable.
Appeals (096):
Unsuccessful applicants from the competitive solicitation were entitled to a written debriefing by DOE program officials with a clear explanation of why the proposal was not accepted for funding.
Renewals (097):
Not Applicable.
Assistance Consideration (100)
Formula and Matching Requirements (101):
Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program.
Matching requirements are not applicable to this program.
MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance (102):
Projects covered a period of up to 3 years with release of funding subject to work progress. Access to process implementation and efficiency data is to be available for 10 years after project completion to measure performance against expectation and to support commercialization of the technology. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Not Applicable.
Post Assistance Requirements (110)
Reports (111):
Not Applicable.
Audits (112):
Not Applicable.
Records (113):
Access to process implementation and efficiency data must be available for 10 years after project completion to measure performance against expectation and to support commercialization of the technology.
Financial Information (120)
Obligations (122):
(Project Grants) FY 11 Not Available; FY 12 Not Available; and FY 13 Not Available - Funding is not available at this time.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance (123):
No Data Available.
Program Accomplishments (130):
Not Applicable.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature (140):
Not Applicable.
Information Contacts (150)
Regional or Local Office (151) :
None.
Headquarters Office (152):
LaTonya A. Poole, 1000 Independence Ave., SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20585 Email: latonya.poole@ee.doe.gov Phone: (202) 586-3835.
Website Address (153):
http://www.eere.energy.gov; http://www1.eere.energy.gov
Examples of Funded Projects (170):
Not Applicable.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals (180):
Not Applicable.