When buying or leasing new vehicles, some fleets are required to follow certain State and Federal policies in order to help reduce petroleum dependence and protect the environment. Many private organizations are also looking to green their fleets and have included in their purchase guidelines low emission, high efficiency and/or alternative fuel vehicle policies voluntarily. Here are some resources to help you learn more about your fleet's requirements.
California Department of General Services Fleet and Asset Management
Learn about the State of California fleet purchase requirements
California's Environmental Preferential Purchasing Guide
Buyers should strive to procure goods and services that protect human health and the environment. The information provided in this guide is to help buyers understand environmentally preferable purchasing (EPP) – buying green. “Buy Green Now” is the gateway to EPP contracts
USDOE Alternative Fuel Data Center
List of California Incentives and Laws
USDOE EPAct Regulatory Activities
The EPAct transportation regulatory activities seek to reduce U.S. dependence on imported oil primarily through the use of alternative fuels, alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs), and other petroleum-displacement methods.