Food Production Investment Program

The Energy Commission’s Food Production Investment Program (FPIP) provides competitive grants to California’s food processing industry to adopt commercially available and advanced energy technologies at their plants to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

The Organics Grant Program

The Organics Grant Program is a competitive grant program designed to lower overall greenhouse gas emissions by expanding existing capacity or establishing new facilities in California to reduce the amount of California-generated green materials, food materials, or alternative daily cover being sent to landfills.

California Sustainable Energy Entrepreneur Development (CALSEED) Initiative

Provides small grant funding for entrepreneurs and researchers to demonstrate concept feasibility of their new clean energy technology ideas.

Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program

The California Energy Commission offers a competitive grant program that provides up to $100 million annually towards innovative transportation and fuel technologies that help California meet its energy goals.

Electric Program Investment Charge

The California Energy Commission funds applied research and development, technology demonstration and deployment, and market facilitation to create new energy solutions, foster regional innovation, and bring clean energy ideas to the marketplace.

Recycled Fiber, Plastic, and Glass Grant Program

This is a competitive program designed to further the purposes of the California Global Warming Solutions Act (AB 32) through the expansion of existing capacity or establishment of new facilities in California that use California-generated postconsumer recycled fiber, plastic, or glass to manufacture products.

USDA Rural Development

The USDA provides funding opportunities for rural small businesses through loans, loan guarantees, and grants.

Cool California Funding Wizard

The Funding Wizard can help you find grants related to energy efficiency upgrades and rebates, with a particular emphasis on sustainable and environmentally-friendly business practices.

Greenhouse Gas Reduction Grants and Loans

The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery established this loan program to promote infrastructure development for recycling manufacturing, composting, and anaerobic digestion facilities in California that divert more materials from landfills and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.