There is a big chance you can apply for financial aid from Energistyrelsen, Danish Energy Agency, for purchasing an electric truck or hydrogen truck. Here are the key points you should know:
Subsidies are provided to cover additional costs when purchasing hydrogen or electric trucks compared to buying a similar new diesel truck. The main requirement for subsidy is expected CO2 displacement over the truck’s lifetime.
Grant size is differentiated depending on the size of a company:
• Small businesses 60%
• Medium-sized companies 50%
• Large companies Maximum aid intensity 40%
Only vehicles over 4,000 kg. is eligible for subsidy. Application allowed only from registered truck’s owner.
One application must be submitted per truck via the application portal. Application deadline 14 October 2022 via ansøgningsportalen.