San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District - Zero-Emission School Bus Replacement Incentive.
Zero-Emission School Bus Replacement Incentive Program
The Zero-Emission School Bus Replacement Incentive Program provides monetary incentives for the replacement of existing yellow school buses that transport public school children to and from school with zero-emission school buses in disadvantaged or low-income communities within the District boundaries. Eligible applicants are public school districts, Joint Power Authorities (JPA), and privately owned yellow school buses that are contracted with a public school to transport public school children. Applicants must obtain an executed contract from the SJVAPCD prior to the order or purchase of new all electric school bus.
The applicant must be the school bus owner that is a public school district, Joint Power Authorities (JPA), or private company that is contracted with a public school to transport public school children to and from school.
The applicant must be in compliance with the applicable California Air Resources Board (CARB) Statewide Truck and Bus Regulation.
The school bus must operate on diesel and have a current California Highway Patrol safety certificate.
Participants must serve school districts located within (or provide service to) a designated disadvantaged community or low income community within District boundaries.
Projects will be funded on a first come, first served basis, based on the submittal of a complete application.
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