Green Your Fleet
There are many benefits to a green fleet, including:
- Reduced vehicle emissions
- Reduced fuel costs
- Lower maintenance costs
- Ability to promote your company/municpality as eco-friendly
- Incentives and tax credits
The New York Truck Voucher Incentive Program provides up to $60,000 for the purchase or lease of all-electric class 3 to class 8 trucks in any air quality non-attainment zone in New York State and up to $40,000 for class 3 to class 8 electric and hybrid electric trucks operating in New York City.
Electric vehicles purchased in or after 2010 may be eligible for a federal income tax credit of up to $7,500. The credit amount will vary based on the capacity of the battery used to fuel the vehicle.
Fleet Assessment/PartnershipsThrough a research and development project utilizing independent consultants, Central Hudson is working with local fleet operators to determine which vehicles are the most suitable in converting to electric through an electric vehicle suitability assessment.
What is an electric vehicle suitability assessment (EVSA)? An EVSA evaluates your current fleet and creates a multi-year procurement plan to help you electrify it. An EVSA delivers the following information to you:
An EVSA will give you the data you need to build a strong, research-supported case for moving your fleet to electric at a pace that works for your company and its budget.