Which truck dealers are eligible for this program? This program is open to all dealers. There is no preferred list.
What truck owners are eligible for this program?
Owner-operators and fleet owners that currently provide drayage truck services to the Port of New Orleans facilities are eligible. Proof of port service is required to participate in this program.
Owners must have owned the truck for at least 12 months, and be willing to commit to at least another 12 months of service to and from Port of New Orleans facilities.
Independent contractors as well as fleet owners may apply. A maximum of two truck replacements per company will be allowed during phase one.
How much grant funding is available?
Clean TRIP provides 50% of the purchase price of each truck, up to $35,000. Current funding is available for 20 truck replacements. The Port hopes to expand this with additional grant funding if there is sufficient demand.
What kind of trucks can be purchased?
This program requires owner-operators and small trucking firms to purchase a truck with a 2011 or newer engine (typically a 2012 or newer model year truck)
How do I know a trucker has been accepted into the program?
They will have a Clean TRIP rebate certificate with a unique certificate number. Or contact us and we can confirm their status.
What information do I need to provide for the rebate?
Dealer information for rebate
Make,model, horepower and engine family number of the truck.
Who receives the rebate?
All rebates are made payable to the dealer directly, per the dealer form. Rebate checks can be mailed of picked up in person by the truck owner or dealer at:
8am-4pm Monday through Friday Port Administration Building 1350 Port of New Orleans Place New Orleans, LA 70130
When will the rebate be available?
The rebates will be issued once all scrappage documentation is received and deemed complete. The rebate check will be cut within 24 hours of receipt of complete scrappage documentation.
What is the general process for the program?
Truck owner submits application
Truck owner notified they have been accepted into program and have been issued a rebate certificate.
Truck owner goes shopping for new truck.
Truck owner finds truck and requests dealer complete and submit truck dealer form to Clean TRIP.
Truck owner and dealer are notified that truck meets program requirements and that the truck owner is free to scrap old truck.
Truck owner or scrap yard scraps truck and photographs before and after.
Truck owner or scrap yard sends photos and scrap yard documentation to Clean TRIP staff.
Staff reviews all documentation and issues rebate check for pick up or mails to dealer.
Truck owner closes on new truck.
Dealer sends Clean TRIP a copy of the temporary registration and final, signed, bill of sale.
How can I get an application?
Clean TRIP hotline at 504.528.3538
Who do I contact for assistance?
For questions, please call the Clean TRIP hotline at 504.528.3538 or email at or firstname.lastname@example.org. Program staff will answer your questions within 1 business day.
How do I submit an application?
We are not taking applications at this time. Port NOLA is continuing to seek funding for this program. Please click the link above to get email notifications of future truck replacement opportunities.
Thank you for your interest in the program!
Port of New Orleans CLEAN TRIP Program Port Facilities Services Office Building 5350 Coffee Drive New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 M-F 6:30am – 2:00pm
Port of New Orleans CLEAN TRIP Program Port Admin Building 1350 Port of New Orleans Place New Orleans, LA 70130 M-F 8:00am – 4:00pm
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