Thursday, February 20, 2020

The Air District is announcing the availability of $5 million in Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust funding for hydrogen refueling stations.

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The VW funding will augment the $45.7 million that is currently available through the California Energy Commission’s grant funding opportunity, GFO-19-602 - Hydrogen Refueling Infrastructure.

To be eligible to participate, station developers must apply to the GFO-19-602 - Hydrogen Refueling Infrastructure competitive solicitation by 5 PM., Thursday, April 30, 2020. Eligible applications that propose to purchase and install publicly available light-duty hydrogen refueling infrastructure that meets the requirements of the California Energy Commission’s solicitation may be awarded VW funding.

To listen to a pre-application workshop WebEx recording, visit GFO-19-602 - Hydrogen Refueling Infrastructure.

Additionally, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District will host an online information session on the VW funding for hydrogen refueling stations on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 3 PM Interested parties are encouraged to attend but are not required.  Registration is required to attend the session.

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Last Updated: 2/20/2020