New Technology Implementation Grant (NTIG) Program
A Program of the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)
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Program Overview (PDF)
FY17 NTIG Application Workshop Presentation (PDF)
Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
Reports and Information
- FY17 Applications Received
- NTIG Active Projects through August 31, 2016
- NTIG Projects Selected for Award
How Do I Know if I Am Eligible for a Grant?
This section lists general information about eligible applicants and project categories under the New Technology Implementation Grants (NTIG) Program. Applicants should review the Request for Grant Applications (RFGA) and NTIG Guidelines for detailed requirements for each project type and information about applicant eligibility.
Eligibile Applicants must be the owner or licensed operator of a facility located in the State of Texas or have received written approval from the TCEQ to apply for a grant.
Eligible Project Categories:
- Advanced Clean Energy: projects for new or modified sources
Advanced Clean Energy projects must:
- involve the use of coal, biomass, natural gas, petroleum coke, solid waste, or fuel cells that use derived hydrogen; and
- meet the minimum emissions reductions requirements outlined in the RFGA.
- New Technology: projects that reduce emissions of regulated pollutants from point sources
Regulated Pollutants include but are not limited to:
- criteria pollutants;
- hazardous air pollutants (HAPs);
- any other pollutants regulated under the Federal Clean Air Act; and
- any other pollutants subject to requirements under TCEQ rules, regulations, permits, orders of the commission, or court orders.
- Electricity Storage: projects related to renewable energy
- Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES)
- Pumped Hydropower (PHS)
- Thermal Storage
- Lithium-ion batteries
- Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage
Applications must demonstrate a substantial implementation plan that:
- maximizes the likelihood that the technology will be implemented in Texas as soon as practicable; and
- demonstrates the applicant's ability to operate and maintain the grant-funded technology for the duration of the contract, including the five-year reporting period.