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SECO Funding Opportunities

Throughout the year, SECO announces various funding opportunities to support efficiency programs. Funding opportunities include Notice of Loan Fund Availability for the LoanSTAR program, Request for Applications for energy efficiency grants and Requests for Proposals for qualified firms to contract with SECO on projects.

Request for Application — Energy Sector Training Centers

This RFA will provide reimbursable grants to assist eligible public junior colleges or public technical institutes to purchase equipment for courses offered in the fields of energy efficiency, energy management, transportation efficiency and renewable energy technologies.

Applications Due: Mar. 1, 2024.

LoanSTAR Program

Notice of Loan Fund Availability — LoanSTAR Program

Posted Dec. 22, 2023 — The Texas LoanSTAR (Saving Taxes and Resources) revolving loan program provides low interest rate loans to assist Texas public institutions by financing their energy-related cost-reduction retrofit projects.

Open enrollment through Aug. 30, 2024.