42 U.S. Code § 17282 - Renewable energy deployment
In this section:
(1) Alaska small hydroelectric power
The term “Alaska small hydroelectric power” means power that—
(A) is generated—
(2) Eligible applicant
The term “eligible applicant” means any—
(3) Ocean energy
(4) Renewable energy project
The term “renewable energy project” means a project—
(b) Renewable energy construction grants
(1) In general
The Secretary shall use amounts appropriated under this section to make grants for use in carrying out renewable energy projects.
Not later than 180 days after December 19, 2007, the Secretary shall set forth criteria for use in awarding grants under this section.
To receive a grant from the Secretary under paragraph (1), an eligible applicant shall submit to the Secretary an application at such time, in such manner, and containing such information as the Secretary may require, including a written assurance that—
(A) all laborers and mechanics employed by contractors or subcontractors during construction, alteration, or repair that is financed, in whole or in part, by a grant under this section shall be paid wages at rates not less than those prevailing on similar construction in the locality, as determined by the Secretary of Labor in accordance with sections 3141–3144, 3146, and 3147 of title 40; and