Natural Gas Fuel Fleet Vehicle Rebate

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.

Listen to Commissioner Adam Putnam talk about the Natural Gas Fuel Fleet Vehicle Rebate.

Programmatic Rule

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.

DRAFT Rule 5O-4.001, F.A.C. [Adobe PDF Document 80.92 KB]

Received Applications

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.