EPA’s National Clean Diesel Campaign (NCDC) is now accepting applications for the 2015 School Bus Replacement and Retrofit Funding Opportunity. This is a rebate program to replace and retrofit older school buses in both the public and private fleets. The total funding for this opportunity is approximately $7 million.
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EPA will accept rebate applications until Friday, October 30, 2015, at 3 pm Central. Applicants may request to replace up to ten buses per application and retrofit ten buses per application with a Diesel Oxidation Catalyst plus Closed Crankcase Ventilation system. Fleets with 101 or more buses may submit two applications.
Completed applications should be emailed to CleanDieselRebate@epa.gov, along with any questions about the program. Please include your organization’s name in the subject line.