Proposition 1B Goods Movement Emission Reduction Program (GMERP)

The  application period is open as of Monday, November 8, 2021 and closes Friday, January 7, 2022 at 5 p.m.   Apply now - Applications are submitted through the County's  Citizen Access online application system

Please review the eligibility criteria for Heavy Duty Trucks below.

Heavy Duty Trucks 
Who can apply?

1. Owners of diesel trucks used to move goods as part of a sales transaction (a majority of the time) with a manufacturer's gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of 16,001 lbs. or greater.

2. Owners of diesel truck stops, distribution centers, and other places where heavy duty diesel trucks congregate within the San Diego/border corridor.

Please review the 11/8/2021 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for more information about eligibility, application process, project requirements, and project funding amounts.

 

What projects are eligible?

1. Truck replacement - Diesel to natural gas or advanced technology (e.g., electric, hybrid, or hydrogen) - All fleet sizes

2. Three-way truck transactions - Diesel to natural gas or advanced technology

3. Electrification infrastructure for truck stop or distribution center

4. Electric charging station or hydrogen fueling units

 

Commercial Harbor Craft
Who can apply?

Owners of commercial diesel harbor craft vessels involved in freight movement operations with:

1. Home port located within San Diego County,

2. Two years of at least 51% operation in California Coastal (and inland) Waters; and

3. Tier 0, Tier 1, or Tier 2 existing diesel propulsion or auxiliary engine(s) for repower or replacement projects and Tier 3 or Tier 4 existing diesel propulsion engines for hybrid projects.

Please review the 11/8/2021 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for more information about eligibility, application process, project requirements, and project funding amounts.

What projects are eligible?

1. Repower or replacement of tugboats/towboats and crew supply vessels

2. Repower or replacement of other vessels

3. Retrofit or replacement with Tier 4 engine

4. Retrofit or replacement with hybrid power system

 

Equipment specifications for the above project options can be found in Appendix D Commercial Harbor Craft of the 2015 GMERP Guidelines at: https://ww2.arb.ca.gov/our-work/programs/proposition-1b-goods-movement-emission-reduction-program

 

 

Informational webinar (11/9/20) video below or view presentation slides

Preliminary Project Lists and Ranked Lists

After all applications are received from each solicitation, they are ranked according to Proposition 1B Program Guidelines (undersubscribed truck solicitations will be ranked after a preliminary project list is available to the public). Proposed projects that appear on the preliminary project list or ranked list have met basic eligibility criteria for the Program; however, this does not guarantee funding. Selection for funding is contingent upon a full evaluation to determine if a project meets all Program requirements. For information on prior preliminary project lists and ranked lists please contact cleanairgrants@sdapcd.org.

Heavy-Duty Diesel Trucks
Solicitation 1 Ranked List (closed on 11/20/15)
Solicitation 2 Ranked List (closed on 6/30/16)
Solicitation 3 Ranked List (closed on 10/31/16)
Solicitation 4 Ranked List (closed on 5/31/17)
Solicitation 5 (closed on 8/18/17) No rank list available. Projects did not meet basic eligibility criteria.
Solicitation 6 Ranked List (closed on 3/27/20)

Commercial Harbor Craft
Solicitation 1 Ranked List (closed on 7/29/16)
Solicitation 2 Ranked List (closed on 10/31/16)

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