Project Title & Description
ARRA-CLEAN DIESEL-AMERICAN LUNG MIDWEST
Through this project, American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest (ALAUM) will continue to improve air quality and public health. ALAUM will be responsible for overseeing the project, including arranging improvements for partner fleets, promoting the use of cleaner biodiesel fuel and other clean alternative fuels among fleets, working with equipment vendors to acquire repower and retrofit supplies, monitoring and verifying project program, administering grant funding, and providing grant and evaluation reports to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). This project includes diesel emissions reduction projects for 502 total vehicles in 22 fleets used in on-road and non-road diesel applications in the states of Indiana, Wisconsin, Ohio and Minnesota. This project will also preserve and create jobs and promote economic recovery.