Regulation XVI - Mobile Source Offset Programs provides opportunities to generate mobile source emission reduction credits (MSERCs) from on- and off-road mobile sources. Mobile source programs are based on a variety of purchase, retrofit, repower, or scrapping projects. MSERCs, once approved by the SCAQMD, can be traded or sold on the open market and used to offset emissions from stationary sources, RECLAIM, or employee commute programs.
Each rule has specific requirements that must be followed. Before implementing any MSERC program you should read the rule carefully and review all application forms, plan forms, and fee schedules.
Rule 1610 - Old-Vehicle Scrapping
Rule 1612 - Credits for Clean On-Road Vehicles
Rule 1613 - Credits for Truck Stop Electrification
Rule 1620 - Credits for Clean Off-Road Mobile Equipment
Rule 1623 - Credits for Clean Lawn and Garden Equipment
Transaction Registration (Form 1600-1) - PDF
Transfer of emission credits from one person/company to another
Conversion of MSERC (Form 1600-4) - PDF
Conversion of MSERC or ASC for use by Regulation XIII, Regulation XXII or RECLAIM - RTC
Rule 2202 (f)(6) Application
Pursuant to Rule 2202 (f)(6) Other Emission Reduction Strategies, any person may submit an application to generate emission reductions from alternative emission reduction projects for use in Rule 2202. For more information see the Rule 2202 Forms, Rule, Guidelines, & Fees.
Licensed Scrappers: Who can scrap your old-vehicle
Emission Credit Vendors: Where to buy emission credits - PDF
Regulation XVI - Mobile Source Offset Programs
Regulation XXV - Intercredit Trading
SCAQMD Rules and Regulations