Summary Details

The Connecticut DEEP submitted it Final Beneficiary Mitigation Plan to the Trustee on April 26, 2018. A copy of the plan is provided below.

Funding allocation:

85% Flex Funds

15% EV Light Duty Infrastructure

VW Trust Funding Opportunity: The DEEP launched the second round of funding under Connecticut's Diesel Emissions Mitigation Program on August 1, 2019.  Complete program details, including application forms, will be available on that date at Funds for this round will finance projects that replace or repower an array of aging diesel mobile sources and/or non-road equipment to reduce nitrogen oxides emissions across the state. 

Dates: The funding opportunity opened Aug. 1, 2019 and closes Sept. 16, 2019.

Webinar:  The DEEP will hold a webinar on August 7, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM EST.  The webinar will provide a brief background on the VW Settlement, a review of Round 1 funding, an overview and timeline for Round 2 of the Diesel Emissions Mitigation Program, a walk-through of the application form, and a Q&A period.  Please note DEEP will not be taking any project specific questions during the webinar.  Any project specific questions should be directed to  To participate you must pre-register for this event. If you are unable to participate in the webinar, it will be recorded and made available at Here. 

Where to Send Comments

This document contains DEEP’s summary of comments on Connecticut’s proposed draft state mitigation plan. Questions ongoing can be directed here.

Comment Letter

Member Support


Legislative Proposals