2020 REF Recommendations

For consideration in 2020, Alaska Energy Authority solicited for Renewable Energy Fund grant applications and presented a ranked recommended list to the legislature.  This round of funding was referred to as “REF Round 13/XIII.” Documents for this application review, scoring, and project prioritization are provided below. All funding decisions are subject to Legislative appropriation.

REF Round XIII Status Report
REF Round XIII Economic Evaluations
REF Round XIII Application Summaries Report

Application Documents

REF Round 13 Cover Letter (PDF, 268 KB)
Request for Applications (PDF, 648 KB)
Standard Application Form (Word, 132 KB)
Heat Application Form (Word, 126 KB)

Best Practices Guides

Biomass Best Practices Guide (PDF, 682 KB)
Heat Pumps Best Practices Guide (PDF, 677 KB)
Heat Recovery Best Practices Guide (PDF, 488 KB)
Hydro Power Best Practices Guide (PDF, 685 KB)
Solar Power Best Practices Guide (PDF, 676 KB)
Wind Power Best Practices Guide (PDF, 686 KB)

Economic Evaluation Model

Evaluation Model (Excel, 1.5 MB, updated 08/25/2020)
Rural Fuel Model Report (PDF, 627 KB)
Pricing Excess Electricity (PDF, 859 KB)

Additional Documents

Phase Prerequisites Checklists (Excel, 60 KB)
Business and Operations Management Plan Template (Word, 51 KB)
Business and Operations Management Plan Tables Template (Excel, 22 KB)