$7 million now available for 2015 School Bus Replacement and Retrofits

EPA is now accepting applications from school bus fleet owners for rebates on school bus replacements and/or retrofits with Diesel Oxidation Catalysts plus Closed Crankcase Ventilation.  EPA has approximately $7 million available for this rebate program.  Applications will be accepted from public and private fleet owners.  Private fleet owners must have an existing contract with… Read More

Mecklenburg County Air Quality Division Receives $500,000 to Continue Successful GRADE Program

  The Air Quality Division of Mecklenburg County’s Land Use and Environmental Services Agency (LUESA) recently received a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to continue their Grants to Replace Aging Diesel Engines program (GRADE). Through this EPA grant, Mecklenburg County Air Quality will award up to $500,000 in sub-grants, to replace… Read More