A new initiative is underway this week to encourage the sale of low-polluting outboard motors and personal watercraft engines in Vermont and parts of New York. The EPA initiative, called Get On Board, is modeled after a successful program in New Hampshire that is now being expanded to the rest of New England and the Lake Champlain Region.
Steve Delaney talks with Larry Wells, who manages the small business program in the EPA s New England Office and who s worked closely on this effort.
(Delaney) Mr. Wells, welcome to Morning Edition. This is an initiative, not a law. So what does the program actually do?
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