Energy Innovation Grant Program

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The Energy Innovation Grant Program (EIGP) supports a wide variety of energy projects related to energy efficiency, renewable energy, energy storage, energy planning, and more.

​Each year, the Commission chooses eligible activities based on its energy priorities, emerging trends, and public input. To be informed of program developments and opportunities to participate, subscribe to docket 9709-FG-2022​ using EZ e-​Subscribe. ​​​

​Who is eligible to apply 

  • ​​​Municipalities, Universities, Schools, Hospitals, and Like Entities (MUSH Market): cities, villages, towns, counties, K-12 school districts, tribes, municipal water and wastewater utilities, municipal electric utilities, municipal natural gas utilities, electric cooperatives, University of Wisconsin System campuses and facilities, Wisconsin Technical College System, public or nonprofit hospitals, and 501(c)(3) nonprofits.

  • Manufacturers as defined by Wis. Stat. § 77.51(7h)​

​​Additional Grant Details
Currently accepting​​ applications

The 2022 round closed on January 30, 2023.​​

​Matching funds required

​No, but it is a priority factor

Docket Number
EZ e-Subscribe​

​​Contact information​​​

PSC Grants System

To apply for a PSC administered grant, applicants must submit an application using the PSC Grants System. Use the application material below for details on grant eligibility, instructions on application responses, and required documentation when submitting an application in the PSC Grants System.

Application ​Materials​​

The application materials from the EIGP 2022 Grant Program are listed below.

Energy Innovation Grant Program 2022 Application Instructions

Onboarding Materials for Grant​ Awardees


Recordings or copies of each webinar will be posted on this page.

EIGP 2022 Grantee Onboarding Webinar Presentation – April 27, 2023

Resources for EIGP Grant Recipient​s

2022 EIGP Grant Recipients – All reports are to be filed through Grant Management System

​EIGP Grant Awards 

Link to 2020 EIGP Interactive Story Map​

Fiscal Year
​Number of
Docket​ ​Grant Summary ​
​$ 10 Million 9709-FG-2022 2022 Grant Awards​​
​$ 10 Million
202​1 Grant Awards​​
$ 7 Million​ 9709-FG​-2020​​​​​
​2020 Grant Awards
$ ​5 Million
9709-F​​​​G-2018​​ 2018 Grant Awards​​

Questions about Current Grants or Additional Resources

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