DEP Offers Grants for Diesel Vehicles

The state Department of Environmental Protection has two funding opportunities for diesel vehicles through the Driving PA Forward Initiative. Townships are eligible to apply for these programs. 

The Truck and Bus Fleet Grant Program is accepting applications for projects to replace or repower eligible diesel-powered Class 4-8 trucks, school buses, shuttle buses or transit buses. Applications are due November 13Click here to learn more.  

The Onroad Rebate Program is accepting applications for projects that will replace or repower eligible diesel-powered Class 4-8 trucks, school buses, shuttle buses or transit buses. The new vehicles or engines may be powered by natural gas, clean diesel, full electric, or other alternative fuels. Interested townships should apply before December 31.  Click here to learn more.