Voucher Funding Sources and Requirements

NYTVIP receives funding from partnerships between NYSERDA and the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC). NYSDOT works with NYSERDA to administer a portion of New York State’s allocation of funds from the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement (CMAQ) programLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.. Similarly, NYSDEC is working with NYSERDA to administer some of the funding assigned to particular types of investments outlined in Clean Transportation NY: Using the Volkswagen Settlement to Drive Clean Transportation in New YorkLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page..

Each source of funding has its own requirements which NYSERDA has worked to harmonize the requirements within the Program rules.

The Program is currently funded at the funding amounts listed below, separated by source as well as what types of vehicle projects they can support.

Funding Sources, Amounts, and Uses
Funding Source NYS Agency Vehicle Types Amount
Total $35.1M
CMAQ NYSDOT Class 3-8 BEV $10M
Volkswagen Settlement NYSDEC Class 8 Trucks $3.6M
Class 4-7 Trucks $4.8M
Class 4-8 Electric Transit Buses $16.7M