On September 23, the Department of Energy finalized a $168.9 million partial loan guarantee through its 1705 loan guarantee program for Granite Reliable Power’s wind project in New Hampshire. DOE also awarded a partial loan guarantee of up to $350 million to Ormat Nevada, Inc. for a geothermal power project in the state, and $105 million loan guarantee for POET’s cellulosic ethanol plant in Iowa.