Clean Energy and Power

Energy Auditor Training Grant Program

Agency NameDepartment of Energy
Funding Amount$40,000,000.00
Bureau Name Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Funding Mechanism Grant
New? Yes
Funding Mechanism Grant

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients States
Program Description To provide grants to eligible States to train individuals to conduct energy audits or surveys of commercial and residential buildings to build the clean energy workforce, save customers money on their energy bills, and reduce pollution from building energy use.
Eligible Uses (A) To cover any cost associated with individuals being trained or certified to conduct energy audits by: (i) the State or (ii) a State-certified third-party training program; and (B) to pay the wages of a trainee during the period in which the trainee receives training and certification. link
Statutory Location 40503
Federal Cost Share Requirement No non-Federal cost share required