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, 2020
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
Texas Light-Duty Motor Vehicle Purchase or Lease Incentive Program * Light-duty EV, PHEV, Hydrogen, CNG, or LPG vehicles purchased in Texas Up to $2,500 for Electric or Hydrogen
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Up to $5,000 for CNG or LPG
First-come first-served until January 7, 2021 or until all funds are awarded
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] NEW!

 
Program/Incentive Eligible
Activities
Funding
Amount
Deadline
AmeriGas Clean Community Grant Grants for new purchases of propane-powered school buses $2,500 - $5,000 per Purchase, Minimum Three (3) One Application Annually
Clean Fleets North Texas 2020 Call for Projects NEW! Replace Heavy-Duty Diesel Vehicles and Equipment Up to 45% cost if new is electric

Up to 35% cost if new is powered by engine certified to CARB optional low-NOx standards

Up to 25% cost for all others
First Deadline:
January 8, 2021

Final Deadline:
October 8, 2021
Emissions Reduction Incentive Grants Program NEW! Grants for upgrades or replacement of heavy-duty on-road equipment, non-road equipment, stationary equipment, marine vessels, and locomotives with newer, cleaner models. Up to 80% of the Incremental Cost January 11, 2020 by 5:00 PM CT

Fuel Cell Motor Vehicle Tax Credit *
Light -, medium -, and heavy – duty vehicles and fuel cell vehicles Up to $8,000 December 31, 2020
IC Bus Grant Program Grants for new purchases of propane-powered CE series school buses $5,000 per Purchase Until all Funds are Awarded
North Texas Emissions Reduction Project NEW! Vehicle and Non-road equipment replacements 








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Locomotive idle control strategies
45% Cost if New is Electric

35% Cost if New is Powered by Engine Certified to CARB optional Low-NOx Standards

25% for all Others

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40% of Cost of Locomotive Idle Control Strategies
First Deadline:
January 8, 2021

Final Deadline:
October 8, 2021
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
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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
Seaport and Rail Yard Areas Emissions Reduction (SPRY) Program  On-road Vehicles, Non-road Yard Trucks, or Other Cargo Handling Equipment

*Requires scrappage of old vehicle/equipment
Up to 80% of the Cost to Replace or Repower Eligible Vehicles or Equipment February 12, 2021 by 5 P.M. CT

 
Texas Light-Duty Motor Vehicle Purchase or Lease Incentive Program * Light-duty EV, PHEV, Hydrogen, CNG, or LPG vehicles purchased in Texas Up to $2,500 for Electric or Hydrogen
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Up to $5,000 for CNG or LPG
First-come first-served until January 7, 2021 or until all funds are awarded
Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program Natural gas or propane vehicle/engine

*requires scrappage of diesel or gasoline vehicle/engine
Up to 90% of the Incremental Cost First Come First Served Until February 26, 2021 or all Funds are Awarded
Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program  Refuse Vehicles: Garbage, Roll-off, Dump, Sweeper, Chipper, and Grapple Trucks
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Class 4-8 Freight Vehicles and Class 8 Port Drayage Vehicles.
Determined by Maximum Grant Amount Tables First Come First Served Until January 27, 2021 or all Funds Awarded
For infrastructure, see "Funding for Other Air Quality Improvement Strategies" below
 *Can be combined

 

Funding for Other Air Quality Improvement Strategies

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, 2020
North Texas Freight Terminal Electrification NEW! Electrified Parking Spaces 30% of Eligible Project Costs First Deadline:
January 8, 2021

Final Deadline:
October 8, 2021
Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency Energy Efficiency Varies No Deadline
Take a Load off, Texas Incentive Programs Energy Efficiency Varies No Deadline
Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program NEW! Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment 60%: electric chargers available at a workplace or multi-unit dwelling

70%: electric chargers available to the public
First-Come, First-Served Until August 11, 2021 by 5:00 P.M. CT
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