Incentive Programs for Alternative Fuels and Vehicles

This page last reviewed February 14, 2012

The Air Resources Board is one agency among others in California working to expand the use and production of alternative fuels and vehicles for their benefits to air quality, climate change and to reduce our dependence on petroleum-based fuels. This web site provides information on ARB's current and past incentive programs for alternative fuels and vehicles. Visit our Business Assistance page to find other Air Pollution Incentives, Grants and Credit Programs . To search all incentives for light-duty vehciles in California visit:

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Air Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) - 2010 to present


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Fact Sheets

Alternative Fuel Incentive Program (AFIP) 2007-2009

  • The Alternative Fuel Incentive Program (AFIP), established by Assembly Bill (AB) 1811, required the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to develop a joint plan with the California Energy Commission to spend $25 million for the purposes of incentivizing the use and production of alternative fuels. This program has ended.

ZIP I, ZIP II and Fleet ZIP 2001-2004

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