Laws & Incentives
Listed below are incentives, laws and regulations related to alternative fuels and vehicles, advanced technologies, or air quality.
Federal Incentives, Laws & Programs
State of Utah Incentives & Laws
Information in this list is updated annually after Utah's legislative session ends.
Last Updated March 2013
- Alternative Fuel and Fuel-Efficient Vehicle Tax Credit
- Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) and Fueling Infrastructure Grants and Loans
- Alternative Fuel Tax Exemption
- Alternative Fuel Vehicle Decal and High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Exemption
Laws and Regulations
- Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Vehicle Aftermarket Conversion Requirements
- Public Access to State Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Fueling Stations
- Natural Gas Rate and Cost Recovery Authorization
- Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Conversion Promotion
- Alternative Fuel Vehicle Inspection and Permit
- Provision for Establishment of Alternative Fuel Use Mandate
- Low-Speed Vehicle Access to Roadways
- State Fleet Idle Reduction Requirement
- Idle Reduction Requirement
- School Bus Idle Reduction Regulations
- Local Vehicle Idling Regulations
2013 Fiscal Cliff Legislation
On January 1, 2013 Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, which was signed into Law on January 2nd by President Obama. In addition to dodging the “fiscal cliff” of across-the-board increase in taxes, Public Law 112-240 provides a number of energy tax benefits. Specifically, this legislation extends several tax credits and other incentive programs related to Clean Cities portfolio items. A summary of these extensions can be found here.