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SECTION II - PROGRAM GUIDELINES
The following program guidelines are provided to increase the proposer's understanding of the Clean Coal Technology Program and to assist in the
preparation of proposals.
The projects in this program will be industry projects assisted by
The Congress has stipulated that Government funding
shall not exceed 50% of project cost.
Further guidance on financial
participation is contained in SECTION VI of this PON.
The PON is open to all market applications of clean coal technology
that apply to any segment of the United States coal resource base.
This includes applications for utilities, industry (including steel
and iron ore processing), commercial and residential markets, and
The PON is open to both "new" and "retrofit" applications, whether
intended to displace oil and natural gas or to utilize coal more cleanly, efficiently, and/or economically than presently available
4. Examples of "emerging clean coal technologies" include, but are not
limited to, the following technologies or combinations that include
one or more of these technologies:
(a) Advanced Coal Cleaning
(b) Coal Slurries
(c) Post-Combustion Cleanup
In-Boiler Control of Oxides of Sulfur and Nitrogen