- Increase the proportion of biking and walking trips
The California Energy Commission’s (Energy Commission’s) Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program (ARFVTP) announces the availability of up to $7.3 million in funding for eligible hydrogen refueling station operation and maintenance (O&M) costs.
Administered by CSE for the California Air Resources Board, the Increased Incentives for Public Fleets in Disadvantaged Communities (Public Fleet Pilot Project) offers up to $15,000 in rebates for the purchase of new, eligible zero-emission and plug-in hybrid light-duty vehicles. The Public Fleet Pilot Project replaces standard CVRP rebates with increased incentives for public agencies operating in California’s most vulnerable and pollution-burdened areas.
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The California Capital Access Program (CalCAP) encourages banks and other financial institutions to make loans to small businesses. CalCAP is administered by the California Pollution Control Financing Authority. CalCAP is a loan loss reserve program which may provide up to 100% coverage on certain loan defaults. By participating in CalCAP, lenders have available to them a proven credit enhancement to meet the financing needs of California's small businesses.
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has released the Final 2017 Proposal Solicitation Package (PSP) for Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs) and Projects. DWR is administering the Sustainable Groundwater Planning Grant Program, using funds authorized by Proposition 1, to encourage sustainable management of groundwater resources that support Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA).
Funded by Proposition (Prop 1C) 1C, the Housing and Emergency Shelter Trust Fund Act of 2006, the primary goal is to promote infill housing development. By providing financial assistance, IIG supports infrastructure improvements to facilitate new infill housing development. IIG serves to aid in new construction and rehabilitation of infrastructure that supports higher-density affordable and mixed-income housing in locations designated as infill. Infill project sites must have been previously developed, or largely surrounded by development.
The Drinking Water For Schools Grant Program will provide $9.5 million in funding to improve access to, and the quality of, drinking water in public schools pursuant to Senate Bill 828.
The program gives priority to projects for schools within, or serving pupils from, a small disadvantaged community, as defined in Section 13193.9 of the Water Code and projects that have high effectiveness in increasing access to safe drinking water at schools.
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is pleased to announce, in coordination with the California Air Resources Board (CARB), a competitive grant process for the 2017 Healthy Soils Program (HSP) Demonstration Projects.