Minnesota will invest the first phase of Volkswagen settlement funds through five targeted grant rounds, as outlined in the state’s plan. The MPCA will open remaining requests for proposals for this phase in 2019.
Heavy-duty electric vehicle grant program. Anticipating applications opening in summer 2019
This round will fund electric alternatives to heavy-duty vehicles and equipment or their engines.
Minnesota Clean Diesel off-road DERA grant. Application period will open the summer/fall of 2019. This round will continue to fund off-road projects from industries such as locomotive, marine, and construction.