Our goal is to provide our clients with all of the information needed to ensure success in their business. We’ve learned about an opportunity that impacts many industries our clients serve and want to help you capitalize on it if you’re eligible!
What is this Diesel Grant?
The MN Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) released an RFP for a grant that reimburses 25% of the replacement cost (up to $40,000) per old diesel vehicle replaced with a new EPA-certified vehicle. The goal of this grant is to achieve significant reductions in emissions, fine particles, and greenhouse gases benefiting the entire state of Minnesota. It is also an effort by MPCA to reduce exposures to harmful air pollutants and maximize health benefits. There is a total of approximately $3.7 million available and forty percent of that will be dedicated to Greater Minnesota while the remaining funds will be dedicated to the seven-county Twin Cities area. Do you qualify?
What Types of Vehicles Apply?
Anyone who has a truck type (model year (1992-2009)):
- Class 4-8 Diesel Truck or Transit Bus
- Short-Haul Delivery Truck
- Refuse Hauler
- Cement Truck
- Box Truck
- Drayage Truck
- Flatbed Truck
- Roll Off Truck
You can read more about this grant opportunity and find out if you qualify here.
With experience in many industries and capacities, and an 83% success rate with a total amount of awarded grants exceeding $13 million dollars, let an experienced member of the Business Development Team at Christianson PLLP help you apply for and obtain this funding. It is available to you through the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) to help you fund the replacement of your eligible assets.