VW Funding for Diesel Replacement and EVSE Projects

September 26, 2023


Funding from the Volkswagen settlement is available for the diesel vehicle and equipment replacement projects and for electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE). The program includes projects for local freight and port drayage trucks; school, shuttle, and transit buses; freight switchers (currently no programs); ferries/tugs; local freight trucks; airport ground support equipment (currently under development); forklifts and port cargo handling equipment; light duty zero emission vehicle supply equipment; and a diesel emission reduction act option. Information on individual programs is available here.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: New York
Incentive Type: Grant Program
Web Site: https://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/118556.html
Administrator: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Passenger Electric Vehicles
  • Medium-Duty Electric Vehicles
  • Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicles
  • Electric School Buses
  • Electric Transit Buses
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
  • Direct Current Fast Charging Equipment
Incentive Amount: varies by technology


Name: NYSDEC Division of Air Resources
Address: 625 Broadway
Albany NY 12233-3255
Phone: (518) 402-8292
Email: dar.web@dec.ny.gov

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.