Clean Diesel

Clean Diesel Rebates

In January 2011, President Obama signed the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2010 (PDF)(7 pp, 133 K, January 2011, About PDF), reauthorizing DERA through fiscal year 2016 and allowing EPA to offer rebates in addition to grants.

Application and supporting documents for the 2016 school bus rebate program will be posted here September 29th.

2015 School Bus Replacement and Retrofit Rebates

Over 530 school bus fleets applied to EPA’s 2015 School Bus Rebate Program, requesting over $50 million in funding. Each application was given a unique identification number and using these, applications were randomly selected and placed in order on a list.

Starting at the top of the list, funds were reserved for applicants until all funding allocated by EPA headquarters and Regions were reserved. Over $7 million was reserved for 85 applicants. The recipients are listed below. Selections with an asterisk (*) were funded by EPA Regions. Applicants who were not selected were placed on the Applicant Wait List in the random order in which they were picked.

2015 School Bus Rebates Supporting Documents

2015 Rebate Recipients

State Selectee
NE Ord Public Schools
GA McDuffie County Schools
AZ Crane Elementary School District 13
UT Jordan School District
CA Cajon Valley Union School District
NY Hendrickson Bus Corporation
ND Larimore Public School #44
MN Yaeger Bus Service, Inc.
OH Crestwood Local Schools
OR North Wasco County School Dist. #21
AR Ozark Public Schools
WI Thomas Bus Service, Inc.
NJ Garden State Transport, Inc.
CT B and B Transportation
LA ARISE Schools
UT Canyons School District
NJ Wall Board of Education
SD Castlewood School District 28-1
KS Unified School District No. 202 Wyandotte, KS (Turner)
MO South Harrison R-II School District
NE Auburn Public Schools
CT Martel Transportation LLC
SC Spartanburg 5 County School District (SCDE)
IL Vienna High School 13-3
IA IKM-Manning CSD
MO Holcomb R-III School District
OH Sandy Valley Local School District
SC Newberry County School District (SCDE)
FL Volusia County Schools
ID Shelley School District #60
MN Buds Bus Service Inc.
MO Winston R-VI School District
NJ H.A. DeHart Transportation Co.
MO Sherwood Cass R-8 School District
PA Stafursky Transportation, Inc.
IN Eminence Community School Corporation
NC Winston-Salem / Forsyth County Schools
MS Hancock County School District
WA Moses Lake School District
IN Plymouth Community School Corporation
IL Bushnell-Prairie City CUSD #170
SC Williamsburg County School District (SCDE)
MN Sue's Bus Service, Inc.
LA Ouachita Parish School Board
State Selectee
IA Sioux City Community School District
KS USD 387 Altoona-Midway
WI Warco, Inc.
SD Brookings School District #5-1
SC Laurens 55 County School District (SCDE)
MN Hey Inc dba Willmar Bus Service
MI Fairview Area Schools
CA Riddington Holdings, Inc.
MI Hopkins Public Schools
KS USD 266 Maize
OK Green Country Technology Center
PR Transporte Sonnell Incorporated*
MA Town of Dartmouth / Dartmouth Public Schools*
LA Lincoln Parish School Board*
NJ Garden State Transport, Inc.*
ND Beach Public School District #3*
UT Grand County School District*
MA Town of Wareham*
NY Educational Bus Transportation Inc*
LA Calcasieu Parish School Board*
NJ Secaucus Board Education*
NJ Vineland Public Schools*
NY Middle Country Central School District*
CT Killingly Public Schools*
NY Chappaqua Transportation Inc.*
VT Arlington School District*
NY Michael S. Johnson*
NY Jaco Transportation Inc*
ME MSAD 15 Gray New Gloucester*
TX Houston Independent School District*
LA Rapides Parish School Board*
CT Montville Public Schools*
MA Swansea Public Schools*
OK Mounds Public Schools*
OK Turkey Ford School*
TX Rockwall Independent School District*
ME MSAD #49*
CT All Star Transportation LLC*
CT Dattco Inc*
MO Blue Springs RIV School District*
MT Chippewa Cree Tribe with Rock Boy Schools as Delegate Agency
NY Huntington Coach Corporation*

* Applicants were funded with Regional funding

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2014 School Bus Rebates

Over 500 school bus fleets applied to EPA's 2014 School Bus Rebate Program, requesting over $32 million in funding. Each applicant was given an unique identification number and using these, applicants were randomly selected and placed in order on a list.

Starting at the top of the list, funds were reserved for applicants until all $3 million allocated to the program was reserved. The recipients are listed below. Certain EPA Regions had extra funding they allocated for school bus rebates in their states. These selections are denoted by an asterisk. The remainder of the applicants were placed on the Applicant Wait List (PDF) (11 pp, 157 K, About PDFin the order in which they were selected.

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2014 School Bus Rebates Supporting Documents

Rebate Recipients

  Selectee Name State
1 Marengo County / Union CSD 165 IL
2 Fairfield Community Schools IN
3 Canyons School District UT
4 Armour School District 21-1 SD
5 Northern Adirondack CSD NY
6 Spring Branch Independent School District TX
7 Montville Public Schools CT
8 Ouachita Parish School Board LA
9 Neodesha Schools USD 461 KS
10 Winston County Schools AL
11 Unified School District 261 Haysville KS
12 Reed City Area Public Schools MI
13 East Muskingum Schools OH
14 Tuslaw Local School District OH
15 Latta Public School OK
16 Town Ride, Inc. CA
17 Brookland School District AR
18 Unified District #1 NE
19 Chase County Schools NE
20 Fleming Board of Education KY
21 Odebolt Arthur Community School IA
22 Richton School District MS
23 Culver City Unified School District CA
24 Fremont City Schools OH
25 Enterprise Elementary School District CA
26 Mead Public Schools
(Saunders County District 78-0072)
NE
27 Clovis Unified School District CA
28 Ithaca School District WI
29 Hamilton Heights School Corporation IN
30 GRS Cooperative School District NH
31 Springfield School District No. 19 OR
32 Beggs Public Schools OK
33 Southern Humboldt Unified School District CA
34 Cozad Transportation LLC MO
35 Arlington Public Schools VA
36 Washoe County School District NV
37 School District of Shell Lake WI
38 Bell County Board of Education KY
39 Waverly-Shell Roc Community Schools IA
  Selectee Name State
40 Cullman County Board of Education AL
41 Van Buren R-I School District MO
42 Liberty Public Schools #53 MO
43 North Canton City School District OH
44 Uniontown USD 235 KS
45 Puyallup School District No. 3 WA
46 Rolling V Bus Corp NY
47 Secaucus Board of Education NJ
48 Lone Star Public School OK
49 Reynolds School District #7 OR
50 Isna Wica Owayawa / Loneman School SD
51 South Carolina Department of Education (Allendale) SC
52 Transportation Services of Watertown, Inc. WI
53 RJ Rhodes Transit PA
54 Aldine Independent School District* TX
55 Wes Watkins Technology Center* OK
56 Lincoln Parish School Board* LA
57 North Linn Community School District* IA
58 Starmont Community School District* IA
59 Orchard Farm R-V School District* MO
60 Cherokee Community School District* IA
61 Windsor C-1 School District* MO
62 West Delaware County Community School District* IA
63 North St. Francois County R-I School District* MO
64 High Plains Community Schools* NE
65 Unified School District 112* KS
66 Columbus Community School District* IA
67 Wahoo Public Schools* NE
68 Clever R-V School District* MO
69 Sullivan School District* MO
70 USD 337, Royal Valley Schools* KS
71 Haven Unified School District 312* KS
72 Winston R-VI School District* MO
73 Salisbury R-IV School District* MO
74 Barre Town School District* VT
75 Martel Transportation* CT
76 Killingly Public Schools* CT

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2013 Construction Rebates

EPA's 2013 Construction Equipment Rebate Program provided incentives for eligible applicants to retrofit or to replace engines in their nonroad construction equipment.

Rebates were paid to the following recipients upon their successful completion of the 2013 Construction Equipment Rebate Program requirements.

2013 Construction Equipment Rebates Supporting Documents

Rebate Recipients

Selectee Name State
Buckley & Company, Inc. PA
High Desert Underground CA
Moore Excavation, Inc. OR
Mount Construction Company, Inc. NJ
Pacific Northern Environmental Corp. WA
Roadmark Corporation NC

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2012 School Bus Rebates

Over 1000 school bus fleets applied to EPA's 2012 School Bus Rebate Program, requesting over $70 million in funding. Each applicant was given an unique identification number and using these, applicants were randomly selected and placed in order on a list.

Starting at the top of the list, funds were reserved for applicants until all $2 million allocated to the program was reserved. The recipients are listed below. The remainder of the applicants were place on the Applicant Wait List ( 20 pp, 346 K, About PDF) in the order in which they were selected.

2012 School Bus Rebates Supporting Documents

Rebate Recipients

  Selectee Name State
1 Davie County Board of Education NC
2 USD 504 Oswego KS
3 Sandy Valley Local School District OH
4 Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School District OH
5 Mount Ayr Community School IA
6 Genesee Intermediate School District MI
7 South Sanpete School District UT
8 Champaign County Head Start IL
9 Hoopeston Area Schools CUSD #11 IL
10 East Muskingum Local Schools OH
11 Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities OH
12 Weld Re-9 Highland Schools CO
13 Old Bridge Township Board of Education NJ
14 Dousman Transport Co., Inc. WI
  Selectee Name State
15 Pangburn School District AR
16 East Allen Schools IN
17 Averill Park Central School District NY
18 USD 252 Southern Lyon County KS
19 Nestucca Valley School District 101J OR
20 North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District NJ
21 N&M Bus Lines Inc. NH
22 Flippin School District AR
23 Bendle Public Schools MI
24 Mechanicville City School District NY
25 Champion Local Schools OH
26 United Talmudical Academy NY
27 Dietrich and Sons, Inc ND
28 Kottkes' Bus Service, Inc MN

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