Our researchers explore critical issues and address challenges that have regional, national, and global implications.
About Our Research Grants
Each year, the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy awards grants to Penn faculty, postdocs, and doctoral students ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to support new research or supplement existing research.
Our annual call for grants is now closed. Stay up to date on next year’s call:
For questions about the research grants program, please email Angela Pachon.
Awarded Research Projects
|Sort by Title||Research Areas||Sort by Year||Researchers||Keywords|
|Solar + Agriculture at Scale: Energy Design Prototypes for Productive Multifunctionality||Renewables||2021-2022||Nicholas Pevzner, Ellen Neises, Zachery Hammaker||Agriculture, Land Management, Solar|
|Accelerating Renewables: Enhancing Energy Acceptance and Permitting||Renewables||2020-2021||Nicholas Pevzner||Land Management, Solar|
|Jump-Starting the Market: Subsidies and Firm Entry||Markets & Regulation, Renewables||2018-2019||Felipe Flores-Golfin||Solar, Subsidies|
|A Data Driven PV Power Forecasting Model||Renewables, Electricity||2017-2018||Jorge J. Santiago-Aviles||Distributed Energy, Grids, Solar|
|Potable Water for the Clinic Serving the Community of Gashora, Rwanda||Access & Equity, Renewables||2016-2017||Jorge J. Santiago-Aviles||International, Solar|
|Solar Energy Powered Water Purification System in Rwanda||Access & Equity, Renewables||2015-2016||Jorge J. Santiago-Aviles||International, Solar, Water|