Environment

Grants made beginning in 2009 are available on our site. Grants made during the current year are added after midyear.

$240,000
Chicago
Grant awarded in 2012

The alliance of stakeholders from utilities, manufacturers, academic institutions, environmental groups and government agencies works through education, advocacy, technical assistance and the development of codes and standards to promote efficient, sustainable water use in the United States and Canada. This two-year grant provides operating support for the organization.

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$240,000
Chicago
Grant awarded in 2013

The alliance of stakeholders from utilities, manufacturers, academic institutions, environmental groups and government agencies works through education, advocacy, technical assistance and the development of codes and standards to promote efficient, sustainable water use in the United States and Canada. Funding from this two-year grant supports the organization’s general operations.

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$180,000
Cambridge, Mass.
Grant awarded in 2009

As the fundraising arm of Cambridge Health Alliance, the organization supports the Cambridge Energy Alliance, a public-private collaboration to help residents, businesses and institutions identify, finance and implement energy-efficiency opportunities. This grant is being used to compile new approaches and best practices for a Municipal Energy Efficiency Implementation Initiative, which provides cities with guidance, support and funding for comprehensive energy-efficiency programs.

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$650,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2011

The nonprofit coalition leverages its connections with corporations, industry groups, utilities, financial institutions, government agencies and environmental organizations to create broad-based support for energy-efficiency policies and programs. This two-year grant supports the alliance’s work in advancing innovative policies, consistent energy-efficiency evaluation approaches and better building operations.

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$650,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2009

Through its wide-ranging research, programs, projects and partnerships, the nonprofit coalition supports energy efficiency as a cost-effective energy resource and advocates policies that minimize costs and reduce greenhouse-gas emissions. Assisted by this two-year grant, the alliance is developing a model for the evaluation, measurement and verification of current and next-generation energy-efficiency policies and programs.

Categories: Environment
$650,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2012

The coalition leverages its connections with corporations, industry groups, utilities, financial institutions, government agencies and environmental organizations to create broad-based support for energy-efficiency policies and programs. This two-year grant supports the alliance’s work in advancing innovative policies, consistent energy-efficiency evaluation approaches and better building operations.

Categories: Environment
$800,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2011

The national nonprofit organization has a strong track record of leading and supporting improvements in the efficiency of America’s energy use through its publications, advocacy work in Congress and development of appliance-efficiency standards and model building codes. This two-year grant underwrites the council’s general operations, enabling it to pursue its work in critical areas such as policy, behavior, transportation, water and communications.

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$800,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2009

The national nonprofit organization has a strong track record of leading and supporting improvements in the efficiency of America’s energy use through its publications, advocacy work in Congress and development of appliance-efficiency standards and model building codes. This two-year grant enables the council to expand into new areas of policy, consumer choice and communications.

Categories: Environment
$800,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2012

The national organization has a strong track record of leading and supporting improvements in the efficiency of America’s energy use through its publications, advocacy work in Congress and development of appliance-efficiency standards and model building codes. This two-year grant underwrites the council’s general operations, enabling it to pursue its work in critical areas such as policy, behavior, transportation, water and communications.

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$400,000
Washington
Grant awarded in 2013

The national organization has a strong track record of leading and supporting improvements in the efficiency of America’s energy use through its publications, advocacy work and development of appliance-efficiency standards and model building codes. Through this two-year grant, the council is launching the City Energy Efficiency Scorecard to assess, assist and track cities seeking to improve their energy-efficiency policies, practices and outcomes.

Categories: Environment