Colorado Electric Grid Resilience Funds


In September 2023, the U.S. Department of Energy formally awarded the Colorado Energy Office and Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) electric grid resilience formula funding (IIJA 40101(d)). This federal grant will support three grid resilience grant programs and one study. Click the links below to learn more about each:

Upcoming Grid Hardening and Grid Monitoring Office Hours (via Zoom):

CEO and DOLA also presented an informational webinar about these opportunities on Thursday, October 5th.

Watch the webinar recording

View the webinar presentation slides

View frequently asked questions and responses


Contact information and updates


Materials from the federal pre-application stakeholder meeting

The application closely reflects the information presented at the November 17, 2022 stakeholder meeting and subsequent feedback.