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Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)

The TERP program provides financial incentives to eligible individuals, businesses, or local governments to reduce emissions from polluting vehicles and equipment.
Texas Emissions Reduction Plan LogoTERP, Texas Emissions Reduction Plan, a program of the TCEQ. Get money to upgrade or replace your truck or equipment and clear the air!

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New and upgraded equipment pollutes less, improving the air quality in Texas. Grant applications are accepted at different times throughout the year, depending on available funds.

We believe these to be taxable grants. Please consult with your tax advisor.

NEW ITEMS:

The latest TERP Biennial Report to the Texas Legislature is now available


Drayage Truck Incentive Program (DTIP) Now Accepting Applications


The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Drayage Truck Incentive Program (DTIP). Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, May 26, 2017.


Emissions Reduction Incentive Grants (ERIG) Program Now Accepting Applications


The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Emissions Reduction Incentive Grant (ERIG) Program. Appliications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, January 10, 2017.


Texas Clean School Bus Program Now Accepting Applications on a First-Come, First-Served Basis


NOTE: APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 15, 2016
The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Texas Clean School Bus Program. Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, December 15, 2016.


Funding is Still Available under the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP)


Applicants

The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP). Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, May 26, 2017.

Participating Dealers

The TCEQ is now accepting Proposal Forms from entities interested in entering into an agreement with the TCEQ as Participating Dealers for the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP) during the Fiscal Biennium 2016-2017.

Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)

The TCEQ offers engine and vehicle manufacturers the opportunity to provide input on engines and vehicles certified by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that meet eligibility criteria for funding under the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP).


TERP GRANT PROGRAMS:

The TERP program is comprised of nine different grant programs. Each program has its own specific eligibility requirements and may accept applications at different time periods of the year.

Clean Transportation Triangle (CTT) Program and Alternative Fueling Facilities Program (AFFP)

The CTT/AFFP programs offer grants for the creation of natural gas fueling stations along interstate highways between the Houston, San Antonio, and Dallas/Fort Worth areas.

The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Clean Transportation Triangle (CTT) and Alternative Fueling Facilities Program (AFFP). Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, November 8, 2016.

Drayage Truck Incentive Program (DTIP)

The purpose of the Drayage Truck Incentive Program (DTIP) is to provide financial
incentives for the replacement of older drayage trucks operating at eligible seaports and Class I rail yards in areas of Texas designated as nonattainment under the Federal Clean Air Act.

The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Drayage Truck Incentive Program. Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, May 26, 2017.

  • About DTIP grants
  • DTIP Active Project List through August 31, 2015
  • Emissions Reduction Incentive Grants (ERIG)

    The Emissions Reduction Incentive Grants (ERIG) Program offers grants to upgrade or replace on-road vehicles, non-road equipment, stationary equipment, marine vessels, locomotives, on-vehicle electrification and idle reduction infrastructure, and rail relocation and improvement projects, which must result in a reduction of emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) of at least 25%.

    The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Emissions Reduction Incentive Grant (ERIG) Program. Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, January 10, 2017.

    New Technology Research and Development Grants

    These grants provided financial incentives to encourage and support research, development, and commercialization of technologies that reduce pollution in Texas.

    The latest application period has ended. Applications may no longer be submitted for funding consideration.

    New Technology Implementation Grant (NTIG) Program

    These grants provide incentives to assist in the implementation of new technologies to reduce emissions of pollutants from facilities and other stationary sources.

    The latest application period has ended. Applications may no longer be submitted for funding consideration.

    Rebate Grants (including small business)

    The Rebate Grants program is a simplified first-come, first-served grant program to upgrade or replace diesel heavy-duty vehicles and/or non-road equipment.

    The latest application period has ended. Applications may no longer be submitted for funding consideration.

    Texas Clean Fleet Program (TCFP)

    The Texas Clean Fleet Program (TCFP) offers grants to replace heavy-duty and light-duty on-road diesel vehicles with alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles.

    The latest application period has ended. Applications may no longer be submitted for funding consideration.

    Texas Clean School Bus Program

    The goal of the Texas Clean School Bus Program is to reduce children’s exposure to diesel exhaust in and around diesel school buses. Under the program, TCEQ will provide grants to offset the incremental cost of eligible projects that reduce diesel exhaust emissions. Eligible projects include the purchase and installation of eligible retrofit systems on eligible buses.

    The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Texas Clean School Bus Program. Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, December 15, 2016.

    Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP)

    The TNGVGP provides grants to encourage an entity that owns and operates a heavy-duty or medium-duty motor vehicle to repower the vehicle with a natural gas engine or replace the vehicle with a natural gas vehicle. Grant applicants must go through a Participating Dealer under contract with the TCEQ to apply.

    Applicants

    The TCEQ is now accepting applications for funding consideration under the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP). Applications must be received at the front desk, Rm. 1301, 1st floor of Building F on the premises of the TCEQ by no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Time, May 26, 2017.

    Participating Dealers

    The TCEQ is now accepting Proposal Forms from entities interested in entering into an agreement with the TCEQ as Participating Dealers for the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP) during the Fiscal Biennium 2016-2017.

    Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)

    The TCEQ offers engine and vehicle manufacturers the opportunity to provide input on engines and vehicles certified by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that meet eligibility criteria for funding under the Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP).

     

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    800-919-TERP (8377)

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    Please send your completed request to:
    terp_revise@tceq.texas.gov

    Upcoming TERP Meetings and Workshops



    TERP Project Summary Reports and Publications



    Reimbursement and Disposition Forms



    Monitoring and Usage Requirements for TERP Grant Funded Equipment



    Liquefied Gas Tax Information