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EPA grant provides more than $208,000 to the Puerto Rico Metropolitan Bus Authority to reduce diesel emissionsEPA grant provides more than $208,000 to the Puerto Rico Metropolitan Bus Authority to reduce diesel emissions



Participants observe a field test of exhaust emissions from a US EPA Tier 4i compliant Caterpillar 966K wheel loader which features advanced emission control technologies.Thirty Construction Professionals Learn Strategies to Monitor Diesel Emissions Reduction During Free Industry Seminar at Columbia University's Manhattanville Campus



EPA Awards $495,000 to Reduce Diesel Emissions from Marine Engines in Massachusetts

EPA funds two marine repower projects in Massachusetts. CLF Ventures, Inc. has received $300,000 to repower the tugboat Navigator, and the Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management (NESCAUM) has been awarded $195,000 to repower two commercial lobster boats.


EPA has released a $5 million Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) request for proposals (RFP) for clean diesel projects at marine and inland water ports located in areas of poor air quality.

Port authorities and state or local government agencies with jurisdiction over transportation or air quality are eligible to apply.

This RFP will close on December 11, 2014, at 4 pm EST.