Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program

Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program

Status: CURRENT (until funding exhausted)

Source: New York City Vision Zero

Partners: NYC Department of Transportation, Tetra Tech Inc, Gladstein, Neandross, & Associates (GNA), Integrated Strategic Resources (ISR)


Eligible Applicants:

  • Funding is for the South Bronx business communities of Hunts Point and Port Morris interested in the replacement of older Class 3 to Class 8 trucks with a model year 2016 or newer truck with a 2010 U.S. EPA emission compliant or newer diesel engine or alternative fuel engine (hybrid diesel-electric, compressed natural gas or battery electric truck).
  • 2017 rebate incentive caps range from $10k for a Class 3 diesel fueled replacement truck up to $30,000 for a Class 8 diesel fueled replacement truck. The 2017 rebate incentive caps range from $17k to $90k for an alternative fuel replacement truck. Scrapping of the older truck being replaced is required. Diesel exhaust retrofit technology rebate amounts are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Eligible Vendors:

  • Truck Dealerships or OEMs
  • Exhaust Retrofit Technology Providers
  • Scrap Yards

Description: The Hunts Point Clean Trucks Program (HPCTP) is a unique and exciting environmental initiative led by the New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) aiming to promote sustainable transportation and a cleaner environment in the South Bronx, New York. The Program targets truck owners serving the Hunts Point and Port Morris communities and offers attractive rebate incentives for the purchase of advanced transportation technologies and alternative fuels such as new diesel, hybrid electric, compressed natural gas, and battery electric trucks. Rebate incentives are also available for the installation of exhaust retrofit technologies.

Posted by Stephanie Erwin