• TCEQ Announces New Round Of Grants For Building Or Expanding Alternative Fueling Facilities

  • TCEQ Announces New Round Of Grants For Building Or Expanding Alternative Fueling Facilities

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality announces that up to $12 million in grants is available for eligible individuals, businesses, and governmental entities to build or expand alternative fueling facilities in Texas. Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. CST, Wednesday, March 18, 2020.
    Alternative Fueling Facilities Program grants are available for the construction of new alternative fueling facilities or the expansion of existing facilities to provide new alternative fueling services or capacity. Eligible fuel types include:

    • compressed natural gas and/or liquefied natural gas,
    • propane,
    • biodiesel,
    • methanol,
    • hydrogen, and
    • electricity
    The Texas Emissions Reduction Plan’s AFFP offers financial incentives for businesses to provide alternative fueling facilities within the state’s Clean Transportation Zone Adobe Acrobat PDF Documentand creates a self-sustaining market for alternative fuel vehicles in the state.

    TCEQ is offering nine AFFP grant application workshops to review the grant requirements and application process. To RSVP, send an email to TERP@tceq.texas.gov.

    WEBINAR: TUESDAY, DEC. 3, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. RSVP to TERP@tceq.texas.gov (required). Meeting link will be sent to participants via email on the day of the webinar.

    TYLER: WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. TCEQ Region 5 Office, Conference Rm, 2916 Teague Dr., Tyler

    ARLINGTON: THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. North Central Texas Council of Governments 616 Six Flags Drive, Arlington

    HOUSTON: TUESDAY, DEC. 10, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Tracy Gee Community Center, 3599 Westcenter Dr., Houston

    SAN ANTONIO: MONDAY, DEC. 12, 2019, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Alamo Area Council of Governments, 8700 Tesoro Drive, San Antonio

    AUSTIN: TUESDAY, JAN. 07, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. TCEQ's Austin Office, Building E, 2nd Floor, Room 254S, 12100 Park 35 Circle, Austin

    CORPUS CHRISTI: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 8, 2020, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Corpus Christi Development Services and Fire Department Headquarters, 2406 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi

    LAREDO: THURSDAY, JAN. 9, 2020, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. TCEQ’s Region 16 Office, 707 E. Carlton Drive, Suite 304, Laredo

    EL PASO: TUESDAY, JAN. 14, 2020, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, MWEDC Global Training Room 4141 Pinnacle, Suite 120, El Paso

    For more information on the grant programs and to access up-to-date information on the application criteria and process, specific geographic eligibility requirements, and copies of the application form, visit www.terpgrants.orgExit the TCEQ or call 800-919-TERP (8377).