NETL - University Training, Research for Fossil Energy and Carbon Management

Sponsor Deadline: 

Apr 4, 2022


DOE National Energy Technology Laboratory

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NETL - University Training and Research for Fossil Energy and Carbon Management - UCR
Application due April 4, 2022.

This Funding Opportunity Announcement is to solicit and award research and development grants to educate and train the next generation of engineers and scientists by supporting novel, early-stage research at U.S. colleges and universities.
The targeted Areas of Interest (AOIs) for the FY2022 announcement are the following:

  • AOI 1A – Techno-Economic Analysis (TEA) and Lifecycle Analysis (LCA) Screening of Net-Zero or Net-Negative Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission, Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS)-Enabled, Coal/Waste Coal and Biomass Power Production
  • AOI 1B – Resource Development Site Assessments to Inform Lifecycle Analysis (LCA)/Techno-Economic Analysis (TEA)
  • AOI 2 – Phytotechnology Development for Identification and/or Remediation of Sites Exhibiting Soil Contamination via Groundwater Transport of Metals from Coal Combustion Product Impoundments
  • AOI 3 – Automated Component Inspection, Analysis, and Repair Enabled by Robotics