Project Title & Description
National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program (B)
This assistance agreement provides funds to the American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest under the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009. The project involves diesel emissions reduction for 184 vehicles in the states of AL, FL, GA, KY, NC, SC, and TN. Efforts will involve replacing vehicles and installing battery-powered air conditioners. The result will be estimated vehicle lifetime emissions reductions of 764.9 tons of nitrogen oxides, 19.7 tons of particulate matter, 2.3 tons of hydrocarbons, and 9.5 tons of CO. The project is expected to create and/or preserve 44 jobs.
rec'd notice on June 4, 2010 from PO that grantee replacing project information (Horton Purchasing and J&D Express) due to funding issues, replaced with Barker Transportation, MAKO Trucking, Burt Adams Trucking, GCJ Limited