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The Met Ed/Penelec Sustainable Energy Fund Grant Program

Grants to Pennsylvania Organizations in Eligible
Areas for Projects that Decrease Energy Usage

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Berks County Community Foundation, Community Foundation for the Alleghenies, Metropolitan Edison Company (Met Ed)/Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) Sustainable Energy Fund

Deadline Date:

03/15/21 Midnight

Description:

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Grants of up to $50,000 to Pennsylvania organizations in eligible areas for projects that decrease energy usage. Funding is intended to support programs and activities that increase energy efficiency, conserve energy, and enhance the environment. Eligible projects are located in the service area of the Metropolitan Edison and Penelec electric companies.

The mission of the fund is to support:

  • The development and use of renewable energy and clean energy technologies
  • Energy conservation and efficiency
  • Sustainable energy businesses
  • Projects that improve the environment in the companies’ service territories, as defined by their relationship to the companies’ transmission and distribution facilities.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180746

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants range from $2,000 to $50,000 depending on the scope of the project.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Met-Ed / Penelec Sustainable Energy Fund grant program provides grants to organizations within the territories served by the Met-Ed and Penelec electric companies in Pennsylvania.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline is midnight on March 15, 2021, at midnight.

Decisions are generally made in May but may take longer.

Overview: https://bccf.org/overview-sustainable-energy-funds/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To apply in the Penelec territory:: https://www.grantinterface.com/sl/NTd1pH

To apply in the Met-Ed territory, click here:
https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=BerksCF

Berks County Community Foundation
237 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601
610-685-2223
Email: info@bccf.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Pennsylvania: Territories served by the Met Ed and Penelec electric companies

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