Solicitation Type
Grant Funding Opportunity
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Solicitation Status
Energy Research and Development
Electric Program Investment Charge Program
Release Date
Submission Deadline
Questions Deadline


This solicitation will fund research and development projects to demonstrate, test, and validate innovative floating offshore wind (FOSW) components and tools. The solicitation will fund two focus areas:

  • Group 1: Manufacturing, Testing, and Pilot Demonstration of Floating Offshore Wind Technology (Total funding available: $10 million); or
  • Group 2: Inspection and Monitoring Systems for Floating Offshore Wind Applications (Total funding available: $4 million).

Selected projects will advance the readiness, performance, reliability, and cost-competitiveness of FOSW, while increasing the knowledge of environmental and wildlife impacts in California.

Additional Information

  • Pre-Application Workshop Presentation (See Solicitation Files)
  • Pre-Application Workshop Attendee List (See Solicitation Files)
  • Pre-Application Workshop Event Recording (See Event Page)
  • Cancellation Letter (See Solicitation Files)

Solicitation Events

October 1, 2021 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Remote Access Only

Solicitation Contact

Please contact the Energy Commission agreement officer within the solicitation manual.