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The Green Government Opportunities web site (GGO) is a one-stop destination for all things green in small business. Its purpose is to provide a resource through which small businesses can gain access to green contracts, grants and partnerships with the Department of the Navy. Its primary feature is a consolidated search capability that allows small businesses to filter government opportunities using keywords important to them. The site also promotes sustainable environmental procurement practices and allows for the sharing of relevant green small business information and of third-party tools that facilitate green procurement.

You can use the GGO to:

  • Connect with other members of the green small business community
  • Browse active federal prospects
  • Find RFPs and SBIR, STTR and ONR grants
  • Search for these prospects using filters important to you, such as type of technology or opportunity type

The GGO provides information about:

  • Energy and environment news
  • Green business innovations
  • Regulations
  • Events from government agencies

The GGO captures searchable information from:

The GGO is sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Navy.

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"We're not just handing out money. We're issuing a challenge. We're telling America's scientists and engineers that if they assemble teams of the best minds in their fields, and focus on the hardest problems in clean energy, we'll fund the Apollo projects of our time.".
- President Barack Obama, 2011 State of the Union address.

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