Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program (EEARP)


The program provides financial and technical assistance to States to establish residential energy star rated appliance rebate programs. The program?s objectives are: * To reduce fossil fuel emissions created as a result of activities within the jurisdictions of eligible entities; * To improve energy efficiency in the residential sector.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 03/27/2024 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Department of Energy
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
A - Formula Grants; B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Public Law 111-5 “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009”; Public Law 110–140 “Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007”; Public Law 109–58 “Energy Policy Act of 2005”; Public Law 102-486 “Energy Policy Act of 1992”; Public Law 95-91 “Department of Energy Organization Act of 1977”, Title 1, Part B
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Assistance available to States and US Territories and possessions.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Individuals and families are the ultimate beneficiaries.
Compliance with State and local environmental statutes and regulations. Costs will be determined in accordance with 2 CFR Part 200 for State and local governments.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is required. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. An environmental impact assessment is not required for this listing. This program is eligible for coverage under E.O. 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs." An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review. No preapplication form or conference is required by DOE. Consultation and assistance will be available from DOE in the preparation of the application.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Applications for the Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program must be submitted through
Award Procedure
States submit application for available allocation.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Deadlines are identified in the solicitation.
As required under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
How are proposals selected?
Formula Grant allocations to supplement State Programs.
How may assistance be used?
Establish or continuation of State energy efficient appliance rebate program to provide rebates to residential consumers for the purchase of residential Energy Star products to replace used appliances of the same type.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Not applicable.
Audits for recipients are found in 10 CFR 600 and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
In accordance with the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 and DOE procurement procedures.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Grant periods under this program will be twenty four months. All funds must be expended within this period. No information is provided.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
James Cash
15013 Denver West Parkway
Golden, CO 80401 US
Phone: 240-562-1456
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Project Grants) FY 18$0.00; FY 19 est $0.00; FY 20 est $0.00; FY 17$0.00; - Project Grants - This program was funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. All ARRA funds expired on 09/30/2015. This program may, or may not receive funding in future periods.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Range: 500k-6 million
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
As described under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.


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