|Funding Opportunity Number:||DE-FOA-0001201|
|Funding Organization:||Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy|
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office, this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “FY 2015 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement.” This FOA supports a broad technology portfolio aimed at developing and deploying cutting edge advanced highway transportation technologies that reduce petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emissions, while meeting or exceeding vehicle performance and cost expectations. Research, development, and deployment activities focus on reducing the cost and improving the performance of a mix of near and long term vehicle technologies. Specifically, these activities contribute to achieving the goals and objectives of the EV Everywhere Grand Challenge, with a focus on accelerating the development of advanced batteries, power electronics, and lightweight materials technologies. In addition, this FOA supports technology development to reduce petroleum consumption through fuel economy improvements, specifically advancements in combustion engines, alternative fuels, and other enabling technologies.