Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
Parent Company: 
General Electric
Subsidy Source: 
federal
State in Which Facility Is Located: 
New York
Project Description: 

1979-1502 GENERAL ELECTRIC (GC) GLOBAL RESEARCH - BASE AWARD PROJECT ENTITLED ''INLINE GAS DISCHARGE TUBE BREAKER FOR MESHED MVDC GRIDS'' GE GLOBAL RESEARCH PROPOSES TO DEVELOP A GAS DISCHARGE TUBE (GDT) WITH A LOW-LOSS THERMIONIC CATHODE AS A FAST INLINE MEDIUM-VOLTAGE DIRECT-CURRENT (MVDC) CIRCUIT BREAKER. THE GUIDING MARKET FOR THE GDT BREAKER IS THE UP-RATING OF EXISTING MEDIUM-VOLTAGE ALTERNATING-CURRENT (MVAC) DISTRIBUTION CORRIDORS INTO A TRUE MESHED MVDC GRID, TO MEET GROWING POWER DEMANDS IN CONGESTED URBAN AREAS WITHOUT THE NEED TO CLEAR NEW RIGHTS-OF-WAY.

Year: 
2019
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Subsidy Value: 
$4,147,550
Program Name: 
Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance code: 
81.135
Awarding Agency: 
Energy Department
Type of Subsidy: 
federal grant
Source of Data: 
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