|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Procurement rules|
|Policy Target:||Transport>Transport systems>Modal shift, Transport>Vehicle type>Passenger vehicles|
|Agency:||U.S. General Services Administration|
|Legal References:||American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Div. A, Title V|
|Funding:||USD 300 million available through 2011|
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 makes available funding for capital expenditures and necessary expenses of acquiring motor vehicles with higher fuel economy, including: hybrid vehicles; electric vehicles; and commercially-available, plug-in hybrid vehicles. The General Services Administration (GSA) had until September 30, 2009 to invest USD 300 million in new, more fuel-efficient vehicles for the federal fleet. Ahead of the deadline, GSA ordered 17,246 vehicles, including cars and buses from a total of six manufacturers.
|This record is superseded by:||Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP)|
Last modified: Mon, 19 May 2014 15:28:50 CEST