Next Generation Energy Technologies for Connected and Auotmated On-Road Vehicles (NEXTCAR)

Funding Opportunity Number: DE-FOA-0001564 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 81.135Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOE-ARPAEClosing Date: May 24, 2016Award Ceiling: $10,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 10Creation Date: Apr 12, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: Next-Generation Energy Technologies for Connected and Automated On-Road Vehicles (NEXTCAR) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358) to: β€œ(A) to enhance the economic and energy security of the United States through the development of energy technologies that result inβ€” (i) reductions of imports of energy from foreign sources; (ii) reductions of energy-related emissions, including greenhouse gases; and (iii) improvement in the energy efficiency of all economic sectors; and (B) to ensure that the United States maintains a technological lead in developing and deploying advanced energy technologies.” ARPA-E issues this Funding Opportunity Ann...
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