State Energy Program

The State Energy Program (SEP) provides financial assistance and technical support to Georgia's energy efficiency and renewable energy programs.

Funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, the SEP supports energy programs in the areas of agriculture and industry, building energy efficiency, government and public facilities, and renewable energy and alternative fuels.

The SEP is currently funding these programs and initiatives in Georgia:

Georgia Solar Program

The Georgia Solar Program provides rebates to cities, counties, and K-12 public schools for solar projects that help promote awareness and education of renewable energy production and decreases energy costs for Georgia taxpayers. Click here to learn more.  

Biogas Technical Assistance Program

The Biogas Technical Assistance Program (BTAP) provides assistance to local governments and authorities that own and operate landfills and/or wastewater treatment plants to realize its landfill gas and biogas potential. Click here to learn more.

Technical Assistance Program for Schools

Designed for K-12 schools in Georgia, the Technical Assistance Program for Schools (TAPS) helps school districts develop an energy management program. Click here to learn more.

Building Operator Certification

GEFA provides scholarships for K-12 and higher education building maintenance operators to receive the nationally-accredited Building Operator Certification® (BOC) training. For more information, contact Kelly Cutts at 404-584-1089.