Project Title & Description
Natl SmartWay Finance Program-OR/Cascade Sierra
This assistance agreement provides funding to Cascade Sierra Solutions under the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009. This project will create a national revolving loan program for heavy-duty diesel trucks to save fuel and reduce emissions. The program will include leases for truck replacements, exhaust retrofits, repowers, idle reduction technology, aerodynamic technology, and/or low rolling resistance tires. By assisting truck drivers with the installation of green technologies, drivers will be given a competitive market advantage through increased fuel efficiency and reduced emissions. Approximately 134 job will be created and/or retained through this grant during the grant period.