Below is the OPGA Autogas Rebate as well as other alternative fuel grants

OPGA Rebate

Ends 12/31/20

New OEM/conversion propane vehicles & lawn mowers.

Includes propane vehicles. UP TO $5,000 per entity, $1,000 each for vehicles or mowers.

Ohio Propane Gas Association
(844) 454-5338

Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA)

Extended Deadline through 3/26/19

Buses used to transport 10+ pre-primary, primary, or secondary school students to school or homes.

Includes propane vehicles. $15,000 for replacement of buses between 10,001-19,500 lbs. And $20,000 for replacement buses with GVRW of 19,501 lbs. and higher.

Clean Diesel Helpline

Diesel Emissions Reduction Grant Program

Opens Summer/Fall 2019

New OEM/conversion propane vehicles & lawn mower.

Includes propane vehicles. UP to $5,000 per entity, $1,000 each for vehicles or mowers. 

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Conversion Grant

Open application
$400,000 left in the fund
Distributed on a first come first serve basis

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 of $400,000.

Volkswagon Mitigation Trust Fund Grants

Open through 8/2/19

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.

Carolyn Watkins
Ohio EPA
Office of Environmental Education
Phone: (614) 644-3768

For applicable diesel questions:

Alan Harness

(614) 644-4838
(Note Carolyn manages these three grants)

All official forms for
submission can be found at:

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

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