Drive Clean Chicago
is responsible for executing marketing and outreach to Chicago's
commercial and taxi fleets in collaboration with the Chicago Area
Clean Cities Drive
Clean Chicago program. This program is accelerating the adoption
of advanced vehicle technologies for the commercial truck and taxi
sectors in the Chicago six-county area by reducing the cost of new
alternative fuel vehicles and public alternative fuel stations.
$14 million in funding is available from the Chicago Department
of Transportation (CDOT) via CALSTART. Tetra Tech, Inc. is responsible
for managing Drive Clean Chicago's Voucher Processing Center (VPC)
Incentives include $10,000 for CNG taxi up fits, $30,000 to $60,000
for all-electric trucks, and 30% of the capital cost for CNG and
fast-charge fueling stations. Visit www.drivecleanchicago.com
for more information.