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Programs & Projects


Energy Assurance

OEP is responsible for enhancing Tennessee’s preparedness for disruptions to the State's energy resources, particularly those related to transportation and home heating fuels.

K-12 Tennessee Energy Education Network

The primary goal of the Tennessee Energy Education Network (TEEN) is to engage K-12 students in learning the science of energy and applying what they learn using the school as a real world lab.

Tennessee Energy Education Initiative

Launched in March 2013, the Tennessee Energy Education Initiative (TEEI) is a collaboration of several energy resource organizations that provides in-depth training and educational tools to support the implementation of energy efficiency, renewable energy, and energy management projects in all sectors.

Tennessee Energy Efficiency Loan Program

EELP launched in the fall of 2010 with the purpose of establishing a low-interest revolving loan fund to assist commercial and industrial businesses in implementing energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements, which, in turn, reduce operating costs, improve productivity, and make Tennessee businesses more competitive.

Tennessee Industrial Assessment Centers

Tennessee Industrial Assessment Centers (TN IACs) provide free energy, productivity, and waste assessments to small and medium sized industrial facilities through funding provided by U.S. DOE. TN IACs also offer training opportunities to plant energy managers and facilities engineers on industrial energy conservation best practices.

Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program

The Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program will assist public, non-profit, and private Tennessee-based fleets with the investment in and purchase of natural gas or propane-powered medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.