Entries Tagged as Legislation

On Friday, December 18th, President Obama signed a bill that brings back many alt fuel incentives

December 22, 2015

On Friday, December 18th, President Obama signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016 (H.R. 2029). Division Q, the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act (PATH Act), retroactively extends many tax credits.

There are several PATH Act provisions with positive implications for the Clean Cities Alternative Fuel and Advanced Technology Vehicle portfolio:

 

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Question of the Month: Are fuel taxes equal for all fuels?

September 28, 2015

In theory, if all motor fuels were taxed equitably it would ensure tax consistency among jurisdictions and reduce consumer burdens. In practice, motor fuel taxes vary widely between jurisdictions and across fuel types. 

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Tags: Biodiesel · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Fuel Taxes · Legislation · LNG · LPG · Propane · Question of the Month




LNG Excise Tax Fix Is Signed into Law

August 05, 2015

 

‘Common-Sense Change Will Mean Even Greater Savings’ on Fuel, Measure Enacted as Part of Broad Federal Highway Spending Bill

 

The U.S. Congress has passed legislation requiring that liquefied natural gas be taxed on a diesel gallon equivalent basis, putting it on an equal footing, energy-wise, with diesel.

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Tags: Legislation · LNG