Diesel Emission Reduction Funding

The New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) is accepting applications for funding for heavy-duty on-road new diesel or alternative fuel repowers and replacements, as well as off-road all-electric repowers and replacements. Vehicles that qualify for replacement or repower include:

  • Model Year (MY) 1992-2009 Class 8 local freight trucks and port drayage trucks;
  • MY 1992-2009 Class 4-7 local freight trucks;
  • MY 2009 or older Class 4-8 school buses, shuttle buses, and transit buses;
  • Forklifts with greater than 8,000 pounds of lift capacity;
  • Port cargo handling equipment; and
  • High emissions diesel-powered or spark ignition airport ground support equipment.

The program is funded by New Mexico’s portion of the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust. For more information, including application details, visit the New Mexico Volkswagen Settlementwebsite.