Funding Opportunity Announcement: Performance and Potential Assessment for Networked Geothermal Demonstration Projects

MassCEC is soliciting applications through this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) from qualified applicants with demonstrated experience in researching Networked Geothermal Systems. The selected Applicant will work to inform MassCEC and relevant stakeholders statewide on project performance, determine potential applicability of Networked Geothermal statewide, and support interested parties in pursuing similar projects elsewhere with the goal of furthering the Commonwealth’s achievement of reducing emissions in the building sector consistent with the limits set forth in the Global Warming Solutions Act and An Act Creating a Next-Generation Roadmap for Massachusetts Climate Policy.

Estimated Timeline

Milestone Date
Release of FOA Thursday, June 16, 2022
Questions due to MassCEC via email to Thursday, June 30, 2022
Questions with Answers Posted to MassCEC website (note: this date has changed) Thursday, July 21 July 7, 2022
Proposals Due Friday, August 12, 2022
Interviews of Top Applicants August 2022
Notification of Award September 2022


* Dates after the proposal due date are anticipated. All dates are subject to change.

The completed application and all other required documentation must be submitted to by the date noted above.