A tender has been published for the selection of car repair shops to be included on a list of sites that will be authorized by the MoEP to install diesel particulate filters. Car garages in the Haifa area are are invited to submit proposals to be included on the list.
Owners of trucks and buses that want to have the cost of the installation covered by the ministry will have to get it done at an authorized shop, which will receive compensation from the MoEP. Garages have until May 4, 2016 to submit proposals.
Other initiatives being funded by the MoEP and other government agencies as part of the Haifa Bay Action Plan:
- A low-emission zone is being created in the Haifa area, which is restricted to diesel vehicles that have not installed particulate filters.
- Subsidies are being provided for the purchase of natural gas-fueled buses.
Learn more about the Haifa Bay Pollution Action Plan.
Details of the tender for the selection of authorized garages for the installation of diesel particulate filters (Hebrew only).