Municipal and Public Sector Energy Partnerships Program

November 12, 2013: Interim Municipal and Public Sector Energy Partnerships Program (MPSEPP) Application window is now closed

Thank you to all who submitted applications during the Interim MPSEPP application window. The application window is now closed.

The OPA will review each submitted application for completeness and eligibility in timestamp order according to the process described in the Rules. Applications that pass all stages of eligibility will be offered a Funding Agreement.


The OPA is pleased to announce the launch of the Interim Municipal and Public Sector Energy Partnerships Program.

Funding under the Interim MPSEPP Program includes independent legal, technical and financial costs associated with developing and instituting the organizational structure that will own the Project and/or the costs associated with due diligence to assess whether the Applicant should enter into a business partnership with a Project partner (i.e. to obtain an Economic Interest).

The Interim MPSEPP Program is available only to those Applicants pursuing a FIT Project that does not yet have a FIT Contract.

  • Applicants who are pursuing three or more proposed FIT Projects are eligible for up to $40,000 at 80 percent of actual costs per municipality/public sector entity.
  • Applicants who are pursuing two proposed FIT Projects are eligible for up to $30,000 at 80 percent of actual costs.
  • Applicants who are pursuing a single proposed FIT Project are eligible for up to $20,000 at 80 percent of actual costs.

For more information about eligibility and funding please see the Program Rules and Program Guidelines.