The U.S. Department of Agriculture published they will begin accepting applications through the HBIIP online portal as provided on the program website, http://www.rd.usda.
Applications for enrollment in the Higher Biofuels Infrastructure Incentive Program will be accepted beginning December 21, 2020 through January 19, 2021. Applications received after 5:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on January 19, 2021 will not be considered.
This Second Notice of Solicitation can be viewed at the following link: https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2020-12-21/pdf/2020-27765.pdf
The 30-day application window is for the remaining $22 million (approximately of the $100 million) with a few notable changes:
Owners of transportation fueling and fuel distribution facilities located in the United States and its territories may apply for this program. Eligible entities would include—fueling stations, convenience stores, hypermarket retailer fueling stations, fleet facilities, and similar entities with equivalent capital investments, as well as fuel/biodiesel terminal operations, midstream partners, and heating oil distribution facilities or equivalent entities.