Considerations for Implementation

Technical Assistance and Partnerships with Regional Planning Agency

Useful Examples of Technical Assistance Programs Include:

Grant Application & Review Procedure

  • Pennsylvania: 8-10 question survey to confirm that applicants will be able to properly engage in the program after they are accepted into it

Data Systems

  • Electronic document management
  • Grantee reporting to State Energy Office
  • State Energy Office Reporting to DOE

Recommended Tasks

  • Grant solicitation
  • Application review and awards
  • Grant management
  • Financial compliance and performance metric reporting
  • Recognition of milestones by State Energy Office, Governor’s office, state legislative members