Funding Status

On August 4, 2020, the California Air Resources Board closed the voucher-request process for the Clean Off-Road Equipment (CORE) Voucher Incentive Project. The entire $44 million dollars has been requested at this time. Voucher requests that are on the Contingency List may be funded if funding becomes available. To learn the status of your voucher-request, please contact  If you have additional questions, reach out to

In the meantime, also consider one of the following funding programs listed below.

  • VW Environmental Mitigation Trust – Zero-Emission Freight and Marine Program:  $35 Million is available for projects located in California on a competitive-basis to replace port cargo handling and airport ground support equipment, heavy-duty forklifts, and ferry/tow/tugboat engines with zero-emissions equipment, and for installation of shore power for ocean-going vessels.  Applications are due August 31, 2020, at 1 PM PDT! Please see the Program Guidance and other resources at for more information.
  • Funding Finder Tool: The Funding Finder Tool is designed to help stakeholders search and filter for Medium-and-Heavy-Duty Alternative Fuel Vehicle and infrastructure programs in the state of California. Start by filtering results by ZIP Code then filter based on the other criteria you desire. Please note that for the most accurate and up to date information about each program, you should visit the website and/or speak with the agency directly. Visit the website.

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