The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the upcoming availability of approximately $44 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Program (DERA) grant funds to support projects aimed at reducing emissions from the nation’s existing fleet of older diesel engines. Under this competition, between 40 and 60 awards are anticipated to be made to eligible applicants.
There will be three informational webinars about requesting DERA funds:
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 1 to 2 p.m. ET
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 3 to 4 p.m. ET
Wednesday, January 14, 2019 at 3 to 4 p.m. ET
Dial-In: (202) 991-0477
Participant Code: 4149804#
The webinars will include program details; changes this year; eligible entities – projects, vehicles, engines & equipment; funding – availability, project funding percentage, restrictions; proposal submission; evaluation criteria; potential pitfalls; tools, resources and support; and a question and answer period
For more information on the DERA program and DERA grants, click here.