Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)
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.
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.
Light-Duty Vehicle Purchase or Lease Incentive (LDPLI) Program
The LDPLI Program offers incentives for the purchase or lease of eligible new vehicles powered by compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), or electric drives (plug-in).
The latest application period has ended. Applications may no longer be submitted for funding consideration.
Texas Health and Safety Code (THSC), Chapter 386, Subchapter D, which establishes the LDPLI program, expires on August 31, 2015.
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.Rebate Grants has suspended the deadline to submit applications from June 26, 2015 to May 29, 2015.
Drayage Truck Incentive Program (DTIP)
The purpose of the Drayage Truck Incentive Program (DTIP) is to provide financial
Emissions Reduction Incentive Grants (ERIG)
The ERIG program offers grants to upgrade or replace on-road vehicles, non-road equipment, locomotives, marine vessels, stationary equipment, refueling infrastructure, on-site electrification and idle reduction infrastructure, on-vehicle electrification and idle reduction infrastructure, and rail relocation and improvement projects.
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.
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.
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.
Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program (TNGVGP)
The TNGVGP provides grants for the replacement and repower of heavy-duty and medium-duty diesel vehicles and engines with CNG and LNG heavy-duty and medium-duty vehicles and engines.
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.
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.
ARRA Rebate Grants Program
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Rebate Grants Program was a simplified first-come, first-serve grant program to upgrade or replace heavy-duty vehicles and/or non-road equipment.
Applications may no longer be submitted for funding consideration.
Need more information?
Upcoming TERP Meetings and Workshops
TERP Project Summary Reports and Publications
Liquefied Gas Tax Information
Reimbursement and Disposition Forms
Monitoring and Usage Requirements for TERP Grant Funded Equipment