Show Me the Money
Monday, November 21, 2011
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CA: California Hybrid Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP)
Up to $30,000 voucher available for purchase of trucks and buses, depending on GVW and other qualifications. Funds remaining as of November 2011: approximately $11.3 million.
For details, including qualifying vehicles: www.californiahvip.org
CA: Ford Transit Connect Electric Purchase Incentive
Incentives range from $10,000 to $15,000.
First-come, first-served basis.
Program began: Nov 1, 2011 www.californiahvip.org CA: Free Alternative Fuel Training Program
Three-day alternative fuel course, with emphasis on propane conversion, sponsored by the California Energy Commission and Co-sponsored by the Sacramento and East Bay Clean Cities Coalitions. Next class: Dec 5-7 in Chico, CA. www.transferflow.com/propane_training.html GA: CNG Fueling Infrastructure Funding
$11.57 million available through AGL for construction of up to 10 CNG stations. Applicants must demonstrate they can secure real estate for a station, develop the site so it meets local zoning requirements and more. RFP process. www.atlantagaslight.com MD: Maryland Electric Truck (MET) Voucher
Provides vouchers to registered Maryland Motor Truck Carriers to offset the incremental cost of higher priced 100% electric, zero-emission medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
New program. Details to be announced in November. www.energy.state.md.us
MD: Idle Reduction Grant Program
Offsets the costs of installing idle reduction in heavy-duty trucks in company owned, MD registered trucks. www.energy.maryland.gov/transportation/
NY: Clean Air School Bus Program, Emission & Idling-Reduction Technologies
Opportunity Number PON 1896
Application Due: December 31, 2011 bit.ly/kWCtuM