Air Quality Funding

 

Funding for Vehicles


 

 


Funding for Vehicle Projects

Program/Incentive
Description
Eligible
Vehicles
Funding
Amount
Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Clean Fleets North Texas 2019 Call for Projects NEW
Grants to replace medium- and heavy-duty vehicles and equipment
Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles and Equipment 25% - 45% Determined By Fuel Type Local Governments, or Private Companies That Contract with Them September 6, 2019
Federal Electric Vehicle Tax Credit
Tax credit for the puchase of an electric vehicle (EV)
EV Passenger Vehicles and Light Trucks $2,500-$7,500 Per New EV Purchased Varies Phases Are Based On Market Sales
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 Incentive
Incentive to purchase propane-powered vehicles or convert vehicles to propane power
Light, Medium, and Heavy-Duty Vehicles Up to $7,500 Per Vehicle or Conversion Private Fleets, Local Governments, State Fleets, Law Enforcement, School White Fleets, or Non-Profit Fleets Until All Funds Are Awarded
Fire, Ambulance and Services Truck (FAST) Fund
Provides funds for eligible vehicles to provide emergency response and special services to rural communities
Fire Trucks, Ambulances, Rescue Equipment, and Other Similar Vehicles and Equipment Up to $500,000 Per Jurisdiction Non-Entitlement Communities; See Link for Full Eligibility June 13, 2019
Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program NEW
Grants for replacement or repower of old diesel buses (first funding round)
School Buses, Transit Buses, and Shuttle Buses Determined by Maximum Grant Amount Tables Individuals, Corporations, Organizations, Governments, School Districts, or Any Other Legal Entity First Come First Served Until May 8, 2020, or All Funds Are Awarded
 
 

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 innovate projects that offset greenhouse gas emissions
Energy Efficiency Varies Public
Private
General Public
No Deadline
Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency
Comprehensive listing of incentives and policies
Energy Efficiency Varies Varies No Deadline
Federal and State Incentives and Laws (Including Tax Credits)
Comprehensive listing of Federal and State incentives related to clean vehicles and fuels
Alternative Fuels and Vehicles Varies Varies Varies
Propane Council of Texas Incentive
Incentive to purchase commercialized propane mowers, both dedicated and duel fuel

*Can be combined with the incentive below
Lawn Equipment $1,000 Per Propane Mower or Propane Conversion Public
Private
Until All Funds Are Awarded
Propane Education & Research Council Incentive
Incentives to purchase dedicated commercialized propane mowers

*Can be combined with the incentive above
Lawn Equipment $1,000* Per Propane Mower or $500* Per Propane Conversion Public
Private
Until All Funds Are Awarded
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
LoanSTAR Program
Low-interest loans to assist financing facility retrofit projects
Energy Efficiency Maximum Loan Size Per Application: $8 Million

For Loans Funded With Repaid ARRA Funds, The Minimum Loan Size is $3 Million
Governments, School Districts, Institutions of Higher Education, and Tax-supported Public Hospital Districts First Come First Served Until August 30, 2019