Diesel Vehicle and Equipment Courses

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) offers FREE diesel vehicle and equipment courses in August: #511.2: Diesel Particulate Filter Operation and Maintenance This course briefly discusses the production of diesel emissions and their health effects; diesel emission control technology; diesel particulate filter (DPF) construction and application; and the maintenance necessary for successful DPF operation. August[…]

CARB Approves $373 Million in Clean Vehicle Grants

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has approved $373 million in grants to support alternative fuel vehicles.  The Funding Plan for fiscal year 2015-2016 represents a $150 million increase over the previous fiscal year’s budget.  Some of the key highlights from the funding plan include: $200 million for light-duty vehicle projects, including $163 million for[…]

San Diego County APCD Carl Moyer Grant Program Now Open

The San Diego County Air Pollution Control District (District) is currently accepting applications for The Carl Moyer Memorial Air Quality Standards Attainment Grant Program. This program incentivizes voluntary emission reductions from heavy-duty diesel engines. The District will be accepting applications from Wednesday, June 24th through Friday, July 24th, 2015. Projects will be ranked according to their[…]

CalCAP EVCS Financing Program

Are You a Small Business Looking to Install EV Charging Stations? The Electric Vehicle Charging Station (EVCS) Financing Program leverages public funds to attract private capital for expansion and deployment of EV infrastructure.  Loans enrolled in the EVCS Financing Program can be used for the design, development, purchase, and installation of electric vehicle charging stations at[…]

Free Webinar on Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

 Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure: What Every Small Business Needs to Know Tuesday, June 23 from 10:00AM – 11:15AM (PDT) The Plug-in Electric Vehicle Collaborative and CoolCalifornia invite you to join a FREE webinar about electric vehicle charging infrastructure.  Hear from industry experts on the following topics:  1.  The state of the market: Who’s buying PEVs and[…]

Fleet Incentives for Clean Vehicles – FREE Webinar!

Free Webinar for California Fleet Operators Tuesday, June 23, 2015 10:00AM – 11:30AM (PDT) Presentation – 1 hour Q&A – 30 min. The Advanced Transportation Center of Southern California invites fleet and procurement staff to attend a free webinar on statewide clean vehicle incentives.  At this webinar, speakers will share the latest information on alternative[…]

Statewide School Bus Retrofit Program

The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has announced the launch of the Statewide School Bus Retrofit Program.  The program will assist California school districts in complying with the Air Resources Board’s In-Use Truck and Bus Regulation. Who: Eligible participants are public school districts, Joint Power Authorities, and private transportation agencies that provide student[…]

10th Annual Energy Showcase Expo

Head to the San Diego Convention Center on June 18, 2015 for the Energy Showcase Expo.  Over 75 local, national and international exhibitors highlighting the latest energy-saving technologies and services will be there.  Talk to experts for tips on how to help your business save time and money. Place:   San Diego Convention Center (Sails Pavilion)[…]

San Diego County APCD Voucher Incentive Program (VIP) Now Accepting Applications

The San Diego County Air Pollution Control District (District) is currently accepting applications for the Voucher Incentive Program (VIP). The VIP provides a streamlined approach to reduce emissions for qualified on-road diesel trucks with Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of 14,001 pounds or higher. Vouchers up to $45,000 are available to replace qualifying trucks with[…]

California Air Resources Board Diesel Training Courses

The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel vehicle and equipment courses in April and May 2015. Please check the webpages for each course for the topics covered, revisions, cancellations, and additional sessions. These courses are free of charge.   #302 Portable Equipment Registration Program (PERP) & Portable Diesel Engine ATCM. May 20[…]