Government Grants, Contracts, and Awards

  • Buildings Upgrade Prize

    Groundswell is a Phase 1 winner of the Buildings Upgrade Prize (Buildings UP) provides more than $22 million in cash prizes and technical assistance to support the transformation of existing U.S. buildings into more energy-efficient and clean energy-ready homes, commercial spaces, and communities. Buildings UP is an American-Made Challenge funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Office and administered by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Solar and Resilience Planning and Project Delivery

  • Dots Energy

    Dots Energy

    Dots Energy, Inc. is an advanced Energy Management System (EMS) company based in New Jersey, USA. Dots Energy works with AF Mensah Inc. which is the official PJM’s Curtailment Service Provider (CSP) to provide the EMS solution for renewable energy integration with Energy Storage System (ESS). 

    Its mission is to make consecutive contributions to creating a clean tomorrow by participating in the climate crisis response program.

Project Finance


Funders & Supporters

  • Josephine and Louise Crane Foundation

    Josephine and Louise Crane Foundation is an independent non-profit private foundation based in Falmouth, Massachusetts. Established in 2008, the foundation's primary field of interest includes arts, health organizations, human services, United Ways, and federated giving programs. The foundation was formed as a result of the merger of the Josephine B. Crane Foundation and Louise Crane Foundation. 

  • Movement Strategy Center

    Movement Strategy Center

    Since 2001, the Movement Strategy Center has challenged systemic racism by providing space for reflection, experimentation, incubation, and fiscal sponsor services to BIPOC, women, and LGBTQIA+ Transformative Movement leaders tackling social justice causes that center on the interconnected issues of racial, gender, and environmental inequity. They insist on a radical shift in philanthropy that transforms giving practices in support of a culture of equity and diversity.