Advanced Bus and Clean (ABC) Transportation Program

May 25, 2023


*Note: The most recent application deadline was October 31, 2022.

The ABC Transportation Program is a competitive grant program, funded by the Volkswagen Settlement Fund. The program's purpose is to replace diesel-fueled school or transit buses with alternative-fueled or all-electric equivalent vehicles and to reduce emissions of nitrogen oxides from Arkansas fleets while encouraging the development of alternative fuel infrastructure within the state. For the most recent application.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Arkansas
Incentive Type: Grant Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Office of Air Quality
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Electric School Buses
  • Electric Transit Buses
Incentive Amount: School Bus: $98,000 (Alternative-Fuel), $375,000 (All-Electric) Transit Bus: $405,000 (Alternative-Fuel), $716,000 (All-Electric)


Name: Mikayla Shaddon
Phone: (501) 682-0808
Name: Deiona McKnight
Phone: (501) 682-0641

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.