TCEQ is accepting applications for the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan, Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grants Program (TNGVGP). Individuals, businesses, and governmental entities that currently operate heavy-duty or medium-duty motor vehicles in Texas are invited to repower the vehicles with a natural gas or propane engine or replace the vehicle with a new natural gas or propane powered vehicle. Applications will be accepted until February 26, 2021, or until all available funds are awarded.
The Light-Duty Motor Vehicle Purchase or Lease Incentive Program (LDPLIP) provides rebates statewide to persons who purchase or lease an eligible new light-duty motor vehicle powered by compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), or hydrogen fuel cell or other electric drive (plug-in or plug-in hybrid).
The program is now open and will accept applications until January 7, 2020 or until funds are allocated.
The Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program is now accepting applications under the second round of funding with more than $41 million available to replace or repower vehicles configured to collect and transport municipal solid waste (refuse vehicles).
Eligible vehicles include Class 7 and 8 refuse vehicles powered by a diesel engine of a model year 1992-2009. Refuse vehicles may include garbage trucks, recycling trucks, roll-off trucks, dump trucks, grapple trucks, and chipper trucks. An eligible refuse vehicle may be replaced or repowered with a new all-electric, diesel, or alternative fuel vehicle or engine.
Find the application and details here.
Applications will be accepted until October 8, 2020, or until all funds have been awarded.
The Propane Council of Texas has a Propane Vehicle Incentive Program. The program is available statewide in Texas.
The Council offers up to $7,500 per propane vehicle or propane conversion to cover the incremental cost to upgrade to propane for private and public fleets with $20,000 lifetime cap. (Excludes propane marketers)
• No GVWR requirements
• No replacement or no destruction required
• EPA or CARB certificate required to reserve or apply for funds
• Conversion can be done any time before 40,000 miles.
Funding is limited and is available first come, first serve or until December 31, 2019, whichever comes first. If you have interested fleets, have them act now.
Program expires in 2019.
Funds can be reserved with valid EPA or CARB certification and sales order for the propane vehicle or conversion kit.
Learn more at https://www.propanecounciloftexas.org/vehicleincentives.
Their Environmental Improvement Rebate can provide qualified districts up to a $5,000 rebate* toward every new school bus fueled by propane autogas when you become a Suburban Propane Customer.
*Terms and conditions apply. Click here for details.
Texas Gas Service commercial customers in Austin, Bee Cave, Cedar Park, Cuero, Dripping Springs, Gonzales, Kyle, Lakeway, Lockhart, Luling, Nixon, Rollingwood, Shiner, Sunset Valley, West Lake Hills and Yoakum may be eligible for a $2,000 – $3,000 rebate for the purchase of a new qualifying natural gas vehicle or the purchase and installation of a new commercial refueling unit. (more…)