NYC Mandates Cleanest, Most Fuel-Efficient Vehicles for City’s Fleet, Adds Hybrids to AFV Mix


New York City has assem­bled one of the largest col­lec­tions of alter­na­tive-fuel vehi­cles in the Unit­ed States with 3,300 vehi­cles. How­ev­er, most of the city’s 1,160 bi-fuel com­pressed nat­ur­al gas cars have been run­ning almost exclu­sive­ly on gaso­line and 123 of the fleet’s methanol cars nev­er used the fuel.

NYC fleet con­tains 7.8K light-duty vehi­cles
Only cars exempt from new rules would be those used for emer­gency response and for may­or