Clean Diesel Grant

The Rhode Island Clean Diesel Fund provides fleet operators, businesses, local and state government entities, schools districts, and other qualifying entities with reimbursement grants to reduce emissions from medium- and heavy-duty diesel vehicles. Eligible projects include on-road, non-road, and marine vehicle, engine, and equipment replacements. Eligible technology includes new diesel, alternative fuel, and zero emission vehicles. Eligible on-road vehicles must be registered and domiciled in Rhode Island, and 50% of the vehicle miles travelled or hours of operation must be in Rhode Island for at least five years after receiving the grant. For more information, including additional eligibility requirements, see the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Diesel Emissions Reduction Act website.

(Reference Rhode Island General Laws 31-47.3-5.1)

Jurisdiction: Rhode Island

Type: State Incentives

Enacted: Jun 24, 2016

Technologies: Ethanol, EVs, Hydrogen Fuel Cells, Natural Gas

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