Air Quality Funding

 

Funding for Consumer Vehicle Purchases

Acronyms

EV- Electric Vehicle PHEV- Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle
CNG- Compressed Natural Gas LPG- Liquefied Petroleum Gas



Funding for Consumer Vehicle Purchases

Program/Incentive Eligible Activities Funding Amount Deadline
Fuel Cell Motor Vehicle Tax Credit * Light -, medium -, and heavy – duty vehicles and fuel cell vehicles Up to $8,000 December 31, 2021
GreenSense Incentive Program *
for Denton  Municipal Electric (DME) customers
EVs and PHEVs $300 No Deadline
Plug - In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit * Passenger,  light-duty trucks, and certain 2 and 3 wheeled EVs
$2, 500 - $7,500 per new passenger and light - duty truck EVs and PHEVs purchased
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10% of cost of vehicle up to $2,500 for 2 and 3 wheeled vehicle purchased
Phases out based on manufacturer market sales
For infrastructure, see "Funding for Other Air Quality Improvement Strategies" below
 *Can be combined

 

Funding for Fleet Vehicle Projects

Comprehensive List of Annual Funding for Fleet Vehicles and Infrastructure [XLS] 

Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP) Introduction Video 

 
Program/Incentive Eligible
Activities
Funding
Amount
Deadline
American Rescue Plan (ARP) Electric School Bus Rebates NEW! Replace diesel school buses with electric replacements $300,000 per bus November 5, 2021
DERA School Bus Rebates NEW! Replace diesel school buses $20,000 for diesel and gasoline

$25,000 for propane         

$30,000 for CNG/LNG

$65,000 for battery or hydrogen electric                 
November 5, 2021
Fuel Cell Motor Vehicle Tax Credit *  Light -, medium -, and heavy – duty vehicles and fuel cell vehicles Up to $8,000 December 31, 2021
North Texas Clean Diesel Project 2021 NEW! Replace or repower diesel vehicles and equipment
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Transport refrigeration unit (TRU) trailer replacement
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Drayage truck replacement
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Locomotive engine repower and idle control strategies
45% cost if new is electric, 60% for repowers

35% cost if new is powered by engine certified to CARB optional Low-NOx Standards, 50% for repowers

25% for all others, 40% for repowers
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45% of eligible TRU replacement costs
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50% of eligible drayage truck replacement costs
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40% of cost of Locomotive Idle Control Strategies
Applications reviewed every three months

Next Deadline:
January 14, 2022

 
Plug - In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit * EV passenger vehicles,  light-duty trucks, and certain 2 and 3 wheeled vehicles
$2, 500 - $7,500 per new passenger vehicles and light - duty trucks EVs and PHEVs purchased
--
10% of cost of vehicle up to $2,500 for 2 and 3 wheeled vehicle purchased
Phases out based on manufacturer market sales
For infrastructure, see "Funding for Other Air Quality Improvement Strategies" below
 *Can be combined

 

Funding for Other Air Quality Improvement Strategies

Better Buildings Financing Navigator 

Program/Incentive

Eligible Activities

Funding Amount

Deadline

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Refueling Property Credit Installation of fueling equipment for

- Natural gas
- Propane
- Liquefied hydrogen
- Electricity
- E85
- Diesel fuel blends containing a minimum of 20% biodiesel
30% of the cost, not to exceed $30,000 December 31, 2021
Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency Energy Efficiency Varies No Deadline
North Texas Freight Terminal Electrification  Electrified Parking Spaces 30% of Eligible Project Costs January 14, 2022
Take a Load off, Texas Incentive Programs Energy Efficiency Varies No Deadline
Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program NEW! Direct Current Fast Charging (DCFC) Equipment and Hydrogen Dispensing Equipment Up to 70% for electric vehicle supply equipment at a public place, not to exceed $150,000 per charger; Up to 60% for workplace or multi-unit dwelling, not to exceed $150,000 per charger

Up to 33% of hydrogen fuel cell supply equipment capable of dispensing at least 250 kg per day, or up to 25% for equipment capable of dispensing at least 100 kg per day
 
Phase 1 application period begins  November 2, 2021 and ends December 2, 2021.
United Cooperative Services Rebates 
(for United Cooperative Services customers)
Electric Vehicle Charger 50% up to $500 on a Level 2 (240 Volt) EV Charger End of year until funds are depleted