NJ Clean Construction Program
Purpose of Funding
To install pollution control devices on (Off-Road Diesel Retrofit Grants) or to replace (Off-Road Diesel Replacement Grants) qualifying non-road construction equipment. These grants will help reduce emissions of diesel particles and improve air quality.
||Applications are accepted on an on-going basis
|| Approximately 1-2 weeks after application received
Source of Funding
USEPA DERA - $798,232.55
N.J.S.A. 13:1D-9 (r).
Who is Eligible
Qualifying public, private, for-profit, not-for-profit, educational, or governmental entities that own non-road construction equipment being used in New Jersey.
Non-road construction equipment to be replaced must be used a minimum of 50% of its time in New Jersey. Minimum usage hours may be required. For replacements, and depending on funding source, the applicant must be able to match at least 70% or 75% of the purchase cost.
Funding cannot be used to replace equipment that was already planned for retirement in the next 3 years.
Applicants shall submit an Inventory and Reporting Spreadsheet. Applicants will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis, and funds will be allocated to approved projects until depleted. For more information on this program and to find the Inventory and Reporting Spreadsheet, visit: www.stopthesoot.org/eoi.htm
For More Information, Contact;
NJ Department of Environmental Protection
Division of Air Quality, Bureau of Mobile Sources
P.O. Box 420, Mail Code: 401-02E
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (609) 633-1220