year or previous model year with less than
(less than 250 hours)
Infrastructure Incentive Now Available
When applying for other grants or funding in conjunction with this rebate, consider the OPGA Rebate as “matching funds”.
Clean Fuels Ohio will help you navigate the State and Federal grants available below.
Contact them today to take advantage of the number of funding options.
National - Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) Grant
Closes: March 16, 2021
School buses, transit buses, Class 5 – 8 medium- or heavy-duty trucks, nonroad engines, equipment or vehicles used in:
construction, handling of cargo, agriculture, mining, or energy production.
Includes propane vehicles. Maximum federal funding request per application of $3,000,000.
Clean Diesel Helpline
Contact Carolyn Watkins for information on the grants below:
Carolyn Watkins, Ohio EPA
Phone: (614) 644-3768
State - Diesel Emissions Reduction Grant Program
New OEM/conversion propane vehicles & lawn mower.
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Conversion Grant
$400,000 left in the fund
Distributed on first-come,
Public and Private sector diesel fleets. Operating class 7 or 8 trucks with a gross vehicle weight rating of at least 26,000 pounds.
Includes propane vehicles. $25,000 per new vehicle. Maximum award
VW Emissions Mitigation Trust
Public and Private sector diesel fleets. Class 4-8 medium and large freight trucks. Also for school, shuttle, or transit buses.
Includes propane vehicles. Government plans will be funded up to 75% of program costs. Private can be funded up to 25% of costs.
Ohio Propane Autogas Stations
Ohio Propane Gas Association
The OPGA is a trade and membership service organization
that represents propane marketers throughout the state.
605 N High St #214, Columbus, OH 43215