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, 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

Pending Commission decision, the 2022 round will open in October with the application deadline in January. 

​Matching funds required

​No, but it is a priority factor

Docket Number
​​Contact information​​​


 ​​Ap​plication Materials​​


Presentation for the Webinar is available here: 2021 EIGP Presentation

 Reporting Materials f​​or Current Grant Recipient​s


 ​​EIGP Grant Awards 

Link to 2020 EIGP Interactive Story Map​

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

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