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In Phase 2 (2020-2023), MPCA will distribute $23.5 million across six grant programs. We will continue to invest in the five categories seen in Phase 1 (2018-2019), with an additional grant program to fund electric school buses. You can read the full plan for Phase 2 here: Minnesota's plan.



Information about Phase 2 grant opportunities and requests for proposals will be posted on this page as they become available.

Summer 2022

  • Electric vehicle charging stations: Install electric vehicle charging stations at public locations, workplaces and multiunit dwellings in Minnesota.

Winter 2022-2023

  • Clean fuels heavy-duty (internal combustion) on-road vehicles: Replace old diesel heavy-duty vehicles and equipment with new, cleaner diesel, natural gas, propane and fuel/electric hybrid vehicles

Spring 2023

  • Electric school bus: Replace old, diesel school buses with new, cleaner electric models


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