Clean Fleets North Texas 2018

NCTCOG is offering approximately $1.5 million in grant funding for the replacement of heavy-duty diesel vehicles or equipment.

Eligible Applicants

  1. Local governments or private companies that contract with local governments (ex: Private waste hauler contracted to a city for trash or recycling collection)
  2. Applicants MUST adopt a Clean Fleet Policy or similar prior to receiving the grant award

Eligible Activities & Funding Levels

Eligible Activities* Funding Level
Replace On-Road Diesel Trucks
16,000 GVWR and Up;
Model Year 1995 - 2006;
Model Year 1995 - 2009; If Replacing with Electric
45% Cost if New is Electric
35% Cost if New is Powered by Engine Certified to CARB Optional Low-NOx Standards
(Both Natural Gas and Propane Engines Currently Available)
25% Cost for All Others
Replace Non-Road Diesel Equipment
Must Operate >500 Hours/Year;
See Here for Complete List of Eligible Model Years

*All old vehicles/equipment that are replaced must operate in the nonattainment area and be scrapped

How to Apply

Steps to Apply: 

  1. Review Guidelines [PDF]
  2. Review the Frequently Asked Questions [PDF]
  3. Fill out the Intent to Submit Form
  4. Submit an Online Risk Assessment
  5. Submit an Application by Mail or In Person [XLS]
  6. Review an Example Agreement [PDF]


  1. CARB Low-NOx and Electric Vehicles [PDF]
  2. April 5, 2018 Workshop Presentation [PDF]

Applications will be accepted on a modified first-come, first-served basis. The last Friday of each month at 5 PM will serve as an interim deadline.


For more information, contact Amy Hodges or