AMES, Iowa – Feb. 15, 2018 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is now accepting grant applications for the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) grant program. This grant program is eligible for diesel fleets in all 99 Iowa counties.
As part of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, the grant program assists with the replacement of aging diesel equipment in fleets. This includes school buses; heavy- and medium-duty transit buses and trucks; and nonroad engines, equipment, or vehicles.
Applications are being accepted through March 9, 2018, and a total of $205,760 in grant funding is available.
Contact: Matt Chambers at 515-239-1409 or firstname.lastname@example.org