The Natural Gas Fuel Fleet Vehicle Rebate provides eligible applicants a rebate for the cost of conversion or the incremental cost incurred by an applicant in connection with the conversion, purchase, or lease for a minimum term of five years, of a natural gas fleet vehicle placed into service on or after July 1, 2013. The maximum rebate under this program is $25,000 per purchased/leased or converted vehicle, not to exceed 50 percent of eligible costs. Each applicant may receive up to a total of $250,000 per fiscal year on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Below is a copy of the draft rule language that will govern the second year of the Natural Gas Fuel Fleet Vehicle Rebate program, which begins July 1, 2014. This language was submitted to the Florida Department of State on Thursday, June 26. If you plan to apply to the second year of the program, please do so in adherence to these rules.
Below is a current list of the applications received and their status. Inclusion on this list does not guarantee eligibility or approval of funding, only that the application has been received as of the date the list was published.
|Fiscal Year||Appropriation||Application Period Begins||Application Period Ends||Balance|
|FY 13-14||$6 million||January 7, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time||June 30, 2014*||$2,128,396.66|
|FY 14-15||$6 million||July 1, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time||June 30, 2015*||$4,798,463.00|
|FY 15-16||$6 million||July 1, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time||June 30, 2016*||$6 million|
|FY 16-17||$6 million||July 1, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time||June 30, 2017*||$6 million|
|FY 17-18||$6 million||July 3, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time||June 30, 2018*||$6 million|
|Updated as of June 30, 2014|
|*The funding for this program is issued on a first come first served basis. Applications received after funding is exhausted will be returned to the applicant pursuant to Rule 5O-4.001(11), F.A.C.|