There are a number of local and regional incentive programs available to agencies, businesses and consumers within the Yolo-Solano AQMD. Funding sources and timelines vary by program.
The Yolo-Solano AQMD administers the following incentive programs:
Clean Air Funds
The Clean Air Funds Program allows private business, non-profit organizations and public agencies to apply for grants for projects designed to reduce emissions from motor vehicles. The annual application period begins in late January and runs into March.
Clean School Bus Program
Yolo-Solano AQMD is currently funding replacements of qualifying school buses within the District
Wood Smoke Reduction Program
This program is available for District residents who would like to replace their old, non-EPA certified wood stove, fireplace insert, or open-hearth fireplace with a newer, cleaner burning device.
Funding Agricultural Replacement Measures for Emission Reductions (FARMER)
This program provides funding for agricultural harvesting equipment, tractors, and other equipment used in agricultural operations. The application period is currently closed.
Yolo-Solano AQMD also works to connect local businesses and public agencies with regional and statewide programs administered by the Sacramento Metropolitan AQMD and California Air Resources Board.
Carl Moyer Program
The Carl Moyer Program funds eligible OFF-ROAD projects seeking to replace heavy duty off-road vehicles including agricultural equipment (tractors, balers, irrigation pumps) and construction equipment (tractors, backhoes).
Other State and Regional Programs
There are several additional incentive programs run at the regional or state level.