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Bill
116th Congress
Energy Technology Maturation Act of 2019
Purpose
A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to facilitate the commercialization of energy and related technologies developed at Department of Energy facilities with promising commercial potential.
Summary of Selected Provisions
  • Authorizes an Energy Technology Maturation Program that is substantially similar to the existing Energy Technology Commercialization Fund administered by the Department of Energy’s Office of Technology Transitions
  • Establishes the fund’s current award caps of $150,000 for projects that aim to attract private industry partners and $750,000 for projects pursued with a private industry partner
Primary Sponsors
Co-sponsors by Party
R
1
D
4
I
0
Actions
  • 05/02/2019
    Introduced in Senate