Request for Information (RFI): Offshore Wind Transmission System Integration Research Needs

Funding Agency:
Department of Energy

The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to solicit input from industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and the public on research needs regarding offshore wind energy systems and their integration with the electric grid, as outlined in the RFI Document. This is solely a request for information and not a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). EERE is not accepting applications.

Respondents to this RFI may respond to one or more of the topics, or any number of the questions outlined in the RFI Document.

Responses to this RFI must be submitted electronically to no later than 5:00 pm (ET) on January 24, 2021. Responses must be provided as attachments to an email.

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

Category 1: Offshore Wind Systems Integration R&D Portfolio

Category 2: Means to Enhance Transmission Utilization and Mitigate Congestion

Category 3: Transmission System Integration Studies and Analyses Related to Offshore Wind

Category 4: Data, Models and Analytic Tools to Support Offshore Wind Grid Integration

Funding Type





Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences

External Deadline

January 24, 2021