The Sac Metro Air District offers various incentive programs for residents, businesses, and public agencies to improve air quality in the Sacramento region to reduce the cost of less polluting equipment and vehicles. See the details below about our programs to see how you can participate.
Please note: Sac Metro Air District does not have incentive funds for trucks and equipment not in compliance with the California Air Resources Board. If you have a diesel truck subject to the January 1, 2023 deadline for replacement or repower, please contact:
The Sac Metro Air District has over $22 million in mobile source incentive funding to improve air quality and promote cleaner technology in Sacramento. The application period is now open and will continue until all funds are allocated. Funding is available to replace existing heavy-duty vehicles with zero or near-zero-emission trucks and buses, replace older farm tractors, upgrade locomotives, install low-carbon infrastructure, and fund other eligible project categories. Click on the links below to learn more about our grant solicitation and upcoming workshops.
Click here for previous solicitations and awards
If you are currently participating in one of our programs and need to make a change, click on the link below.
Thank you to everyone who has applied to our programs. Stay in touch with upcoming funding availability and subscribe to our Incentives email list.
The Community CarShare Program is a pilot car-sharing program to benefit disadvantaged communities in the greater Sacramento area.
Clean Cars 4 All helps low-income Sacramento County residents get a new mobility option when they turn in an old vehicle for scrap. Residents can either get a grant up to $9,500 towards the purchase of a new or nearly new plug-in electric, fully battery-electric, or hydrogen vehicle; or choose the Alternative Transportation Option with up to $7,500 to access public, private, and shared mobility options.
The Wood Stove Change-Out Program provides funding for the
replacement of older, polluting fireplaces and wood stoves with
certified cleaner burning units. Environmental justice zones receive
slightly more funding than non-environmental justice zones.
Incentives to replace Tier 3 and older or gasoline high-polluting off-road equipment with Tier 4 Final or zero-emission level equipment. Applies to existing diesel self-propelled equipment 25 HP or greater operating primarily in Sacramento County.
Project examples: Electric UTVs, farm equipment, construction equipment, industrial equipment (tractors, loaders, forklifts, etc...)
Incentives for cleaner replacement vehicles or expansion of zero-emission on-road equipment in fleets.
Project examples: Heavy-duty trucks, school buses, drayage, shuttles, transit vehicles, refuse trucks, etc.
Incentives to help fund the new installation of charging and fueling infrastructure. Click here to learn more.
Project examples: Electric vehicle charging equipment, hydrogen, and natural gas fueling equipment