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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.

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

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

Emissions Reduction Incentive Grants (ERIG)

The ERIG program offers grants to upgrade or replace on-road vehicles, non-road equipment, stationary equipment, on-vehicle electrification and idle reduction infrastructure, and rail relocation and improvement projects.

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

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.

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

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).

Need more information?
Call (toll-free)
800-919-TERP (8377)

Or see other contact info.

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