USDA published a notice in the announcing it is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2008 to purchase renewable energy systems and make energy efficiency improvements for agriculture producers and rural small businesses in eligible rural areas.
Potential applicants are encouraged to contact
the Energy Coordinator for your state.
A list of Energy Coordinators with contact information is located in the announcement.
Obtain Full Opportunity Text: http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/ga/nofa08energy.pdf
Additional Information of Eligibility: Please review RD Instructions 4280-B Renewable Energy Systems and Energy Efficiency Improvements Program, at the following site: http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/regs/regs_toc.html#4280
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