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Air Grants: Funding for Vehicles, Equipment, and Fuel Infrastructure

We provide grants to replace or upgrade older vehicles and equipment to reduce emissions—from electric cars and charging stations to dump trucks, and from tractors to delivery trucks.

New or upgraded models pollute less than older ones, improving air quality in Texas. Individuals, businesses, and state and local governments may be eligible for these grants under Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP) and Texas Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program (TxVEMP).

The most common projects eligible to receive funding under the TERP and TxVEMP programs, and links to the program webpages, are provided below.

Highway in background of header with Guide to Grants blurb and logos for TERP and TxVEMP

Key: roll your mouse over an icon or view the legend under the tables below.



Eligible Equipment

New Fuel Types


First-Come, First-Served = First-Come, First-Served Heavy-Duty On-Road Vehicles = Heavy-Duty On-Road Vehicles Diesel = Diesel Statewide = State Wide
Competitive = Competitive Heavy-Duty Non-Road Equipment = Heavy-Duty Non-Road Equipment Gasoline = Gasoline Clean Transportation Zone = Clean Transportation Zone
Light-Duty Passenger Vehicles = Light-Duty Passenger Vehicles Electricity = Electricity Eligible Counties = Eligible Counties
Buses = Buses Natural Gas = Natural Gas
Marine Vessels = Marine Vessels Propane = Propane
Locomotives = Locomotives Other Alternative Fuels = Other Alternative Fuels
Cargo Handling Equipment = Cargo Handling Equipment
Infrastructure = Refueling/Charging Infrastructure