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Green Building Fund Grant Program

Friday, December 17, 2021

Launched in 2013, the Green Building Fund Grant Program supports innovative projects to “green” the built environment in the District. Grant projects focus on research, education, engagement, innovation, and implementation to help the District lead the way in enacting innovative policies that drive toward greater social, environmental, and economic sustainability for our city. New grant opportunities are available on a rolling basis and posted on the DOEE Grants page.

Current Grant projects

DOEE is currently accepting applications for Green Building Innovation Assistance Grants. DOEE is seeking eligible entities to propose incorporating innovative green building strategies into their new or existing building projects in the District. DOEE is seeking applications for grant activities that will: (1) reduce the environmental impacts of the built environment in the District, and (2) increase industry knowledge and capacity to design, construct, and operate high-performing buildings.

Applicants are to propose one or more of the following for their building project(s):

  1. Net-zero energy,
  2. Building electrification,
  3. Renewable energy storage,
  4. Embodied carbon reduction, and/or
  5. Deconstruction and reuse.

The deadline to apply is February 23, 2022. Review the RFA and learn more about this funding opportunity.

Completed Grant projects

Learn more about past DOEE Green Building Grant projects.