The Water-Energy Grant Program provides funds to implement water efficiency programs or projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and reduce water and energy use.
The funding for this program was approved by the Governor on March 1, 2014 through Senate Bill 103, Section 11, which appropriated funds from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund to the California Department of Water Resources to establish a grant program.
There are no available grants at this time (June 2019) – last soliciations were in 2016
Eligible Applicants: local agencies, joint powers authorities, and nonprofit organizations
Eligible Programs/Projects include
Residential Water Efficiency, Commercial Water Efficiency, Institutional Water Efficiency Programs, or
projects that reduce greenhouse gas, reduce water and reduce energy use.