Energy efficiency and solar (EE&S) grant funds projects result in energy and operational cost savings at state public higher education institutions, local government facilities, state agencies and kindergarten through 12th grade (K-12) public school districts. This program is awarded through a competitive process.

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2019-2021 Grant Information

In the 2019 capital budget, the Energy Efficiency and Solar Grants program received funding for two application rounds of the Energy Efficiency Grant and one application round of the Solar Grant. 

Upcoming grant opportunities will include:

  • $1,785,000 for Energy Efficiency planned for spring 2020
  • $1,785,000 for Energy Efficiency planned for 2021
  • $3,573,000 for Solar Installations planned for summer/fall 2020

Upcoming Informational Webinars

Join the upcoming informational webinars to learn more about the 2019-2021 Energy Efficiency and Solar Grants Program including:

  • Planned timelines
  • Funding available
  • What is new
  • How to begin planning an application

Both webinar sessions are optional, and recordings of each session will be posted on this page in February.

The Energy Efficiency Grants webinar took place on January 23.

The Solar Grants webinar took place on Tuesday, January 28.

Grant Information

Additional Resources

Need Help?

Department of Commerce
Dever Haffner-Ratliffe
EEandS@commerce.wa.gov
Phone: 360-522-3610

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