Project Title & Description
American Lung Association
The Diesel Emissions Act of 2010 authorizes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to support grant and loan programs designed to achieve significant reduction in diesel emissions. The American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest will decrease diesel emissions through the retrofit of various diesel vehicles including 7 long haul locomotives, 48 school buses, and one rail switcher engine. The project will also include education and outreach efforts.