Project Title & Description
National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program (B)
This agreement provides funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of KY. The project involves retrofitting and repowering 87 pieces of diesel-powered construction equipment owned by AGC member companies, as well as promoting the adoption of anti-idling practices at 100 construction sites statewide. The result will be an estimated combined reduction of 72.55 tons/yr. of nitrogen oxides, particulate matter, hydrocarbons, and carbon monoxide. The project is also expected to create or preserve 53.9 jobs.