Trust Applies for Multiple CHP Grants

Grant applications, valued at $2M and relating to the Trust’s Combined Heat and Power (CHP) initiative, have been submitted to the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO).

The Trust, along with participating City agencies and engineering contractors, submitted seven total grant applications that would help complete CHP-related projects across Chicago Public Schools, the Chicago Department of Aviation, the Department of Water Management, and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District.

DCEO is reviewing applications and is expected to request further information regarding the projects it wishes to pursue further by January 31, 2015.

Final grants are to be awarded by March 31, 2015.