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Air Quality and Transportation Funding & Resources

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Funding for projects that address air quality, such as clean vehicle projects, are available from a number of federal, state, local, and non-profit entities.

 

 

 

 

 

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Call for Projects

 

Funding for Vehicle Projects

Program / Incentive Description
Eligible Vehicles
Funding Amount
Eligible Applicants
Deadline

AirCheckTexas Drive a Clean Machine Program

Financial Assistance for Light-Duty Vehicles that Fail Emissions Testing or are over 10 Years Old

 

Passenger

Vehicles

$600 for Repair

Up to $3,500 for Replacement

General Public

Until All Funds are Awarded

Clean Fleets North Texas 2018 Call for Projects (New)

Grants for Replacement of Heavy-Duty Diesel Vehicles and Equipment

 

Heavy-Duty Diesel Vehicles and Equipment

 

45% for Electric

35% CARB Low NOx Engines

25% for All Others

 

Local Governments

Private Entities that Contract with Local Governments

Next Interim Deadline:  April 27, 2018

Federal Electric Vehicle Tax Credit

Tax Credit for Purchase of Electric Vehicle (EV)

EV Passenger Vehicles and Light Trucks

$2,500 to $7,500 per New EV Purchased

Varies

Phases Out Based on Market Sales

Fleets for the Future

Discounted Prices through Cooperative Procurement to Purchase Alternative Fueled Vehicles and Related Infrastructure

 

Light, Medium and Heavy Duty Vehicles

 

Varies

Public Fleets 

Varies

IC Bus Grant Program

Grants for New Purchases of Propane-Powered CE Series School Buses

    

School Buses

$5,000 per Purchase

School Districts

Until All Funds are Awarded

Propane Council of Texas Incentives

Incentives to Purchase Propane Powered Vehicles or Convert Vehicles to Propane Power

Light, Medium or Heavy-Duty Vehicles    

up to $7,500 per Vehicle or Conversion

Private Companies

Until All Funds are Awarded

Texas Clean School Bus Program

Grants for the Replacement or Retrofit Older Diesel School Buses

 

School Buses

Up to 100% Retrofit Purchase and Installation Costs

Up to 75% Incremental Replacement Costs

Public Schools, Charter Schools and School Transportation Providers
April 26, 2019

 

Funding for Other Strategies that Improve Air Quality
Program / Incentive Description
Eligible Projects
Funding Amount
Eligible Applicants
Deadline

The Climate Trust Programs

Funding for New Innovative Projects that Offset Greenhouse Gas Emissions

 

Energy Efficiency

 

Varies

Public

Private

General Public

No Deadline

Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency (DSIRE)

Comprehensive Listing of Incentives and Policies

 

Energy Efficiency

 

Varies

Varies

No Deadline

Federal and State Incentive and Laws (Including Tax Credits)

Comprehensive listing of Federal and State Incentives related to Clean Vehicles and Fuels

 

Alternative Fueled Vehicles

 

Varies

Varies
No Deadline

New Technology Implementation Grant (NTIG) Program

Funding for Electricity Storage Projects

 

Energy Efficiency

Varies

Public

Private

General Public

 

May 1, 2018

North Texas Airport Emissions Reduction 2017 Call for Projects

Replace or Repower Diesel Ground Support Equipment

Airport Ground Support Equipment

 

25 - 40% of Incremental Costs

Public

Private

Final Deadline September 29, 2018

Propane Council of Texas Incentives

Incentives to Purchase Commercialized Propane Mowers, both Dedicated and Duel Fuel

 

Lawn Equipment

$1,000 per Propane Mower/ or Propane Conversion

Public

Private

Until All Funds are Awarded

Rural Energy for America Program (REAP)

Loan Financing to Purchase or Install Renewable Energy Systems or Energy Efficiency Improvements

 

Energy Efficiency

 

Varies

Private

 

April 30, 2018

Take a Load Off, Texas Incentive Programs

Incentives for Energy-Related Retrofit Projects Provided by Oncor

 

Energy Efficiency

 

Varies

Public

Private

General Public

No Deadline

Texas Loan STAR Revolving Loan Program

Low-Interest Loans to Finance Energy-Related, Cost-Reduction Retrofit Projects

 

Energy Efficiency

 

Up to a $8 Million Loan

Public

August 31, 2018

 

 

 

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