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Grant Funding Opportunity
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Important: For this solicitation, applications will be submitted using the Grant Solicitation System (GSS). For assistance, please see How to Apply using GSS.


The California Energy Commission’s (CEC’s) Siting, Transmission, and Environmental Protection Division announces California Clean Energy Planning Program (CCEPP) and the availability of up to $1,550,000 in grant funds for this first-come, first-served grant solicitation. This solicitation has two purposes: 1) make $1,050,000 available to California Native American tribes for clean energy future planning as well as to better enable their participation in statewide clean energy and energy infrastructure planning activities and 2) make $500,000 available to local government entities to develop new or updated land use planning documents that support and advance the development of clean energy in their jurisdiction.

Additional Information

Note: Prospective applicants are encouraged to submit a complete application as soon as possible as this is a first-come, first-served solicitation and funds are limited.

  • Last Day to Submit Applications for Category 1 Activities: June 13, 2024
  • Last Day to Submit Applications for Category 2 and 3 Activities: June 3, 2024


  • Addendum 1 (See Solicitation Files)
  • Addendum 2 (See Solicitation Files)
  • Addendum 3 (See Solicitation Files)
  • Addendum 4 (See Solicitation Files)
  • Addendum 5 (See Solicitation Files)

Pre-Application Workshop

  • Pre-Application Workshop Presentation (See Solicitation Files)
  • Pre-Application Workshop Event Recording (See Event Page)
  • Questions and Answers (See Solicitation Files)
  • Questions and Answers Set 2 (See Solicitation Files)

Solicitation Events

April 23, 2024 | 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Remote Access Only
May 1, 2024 | 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Remote Access Only
May 6, 2024 | 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Remote Access Only

Solicitation Contact

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