Diesel Reduction Funding Available
04/20/17 by Juanita Teschner
EDITOR’S NOTE: EPA Clean Diesel News released this information on April 19.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the availability of
$11 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Program (DERA) funds to support
projects aimed at reducing emissions from the nation's existing fleet of older
diesel engines. Under this competition, between 20 and
80 awards are anticipated to be made to eligible
Eligible applicants include regional, state, local or tribal agencies, or port authorities, with jurisdiction over transportation or air quality. Nonprofit organizations may apply if they provide pollution reduction or educational services to diesel fleet owners or have, as their principal purpose, the promotion of transportation or air quality.
Deadline for the proposals is June 20, 2017. For more information, visit www.epa.gov/cleandiesel/clean-diesel-national-grants. Questions: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.