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Register Today! October 19th - 21st, 2021 - 2021 NEDC Virtual Partners Meeting

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Dear Colleague,

The Northeast Diesel Collaborative is pleased to invite you to the 2021
Virtual Partners Meeting. This virtual event is free to attend and will take place October 19th-21st and will include presentations and panel discussions on environmental justice, port-community collaboration, alternative fuels and electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE), climate initiatives, and DERA funding updates.

Don't miss this gathering of alternative fuel experts, state government representatives, and community leaders from across the country!

For more information, please contact Gary Rennie ( or Maia Batista (

EPA's 2021 School Bus Rebates, Applications Being Accepted on Two Separate School Bus Rebate Programs

EPA is excited to announce two funding opportunities for school bus fleets that serve public schools: the 2021 American Rescue Plan (ARP) Electric School Bus Rebates, and the 2021 DERA School Bus Rebate Program. EPA's Office of Transportation and Air Quality is accepting applications nationwide for rebates to assist in replacing older, dirtier diesel school buses with new school buses. Please visit the new 2021 ARP Electric School Bus Rebates website for a table showing the differences between the two rebate programs.

Funding Opportunities