NGVAmerica Cheers Extension of Alternative Fuel and Infrastructure Tax Credit

| USA, Washington DC | Source: NGVAmerica

Logo-USA_NGVAmericaGodlewski Cites Continued Support for Natural Gas as a Transportation Fuel

NGVAmerica commends the U.S. Senate for passing tax legislation that extends the alternative fuel and infrastructure tax credits retroactively for all of 2014. The measure, already approved by the House, now goes to the President and is expected to be signed into law within the week. Read more »

NGVAmerica Develops Model Legislation for Taxation of CNG and LNG

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NGVAmerica, the trade association that represents the U.S. natural gas vehicle industry, has released a draft of model legislation to address the state-level taxation of compressed (CNG) and Liquefied (LNG) natural gas. NGVAmerica members as well as other trade associations were represented on the task force that developed the model legislation. The goal is to ensure that natural gas is taxed on an energy equivalent basis with gasoline and diesel fuel, and that uniform conversion factors are used for these calculations. Read more »

Pennsylvania Senator Legislates to Speed Transition to Natural Gas Fuel

| USA, Pittsburgh PA

U.S. Senator Bob Casey has unveiled legislation to speed the transition to natural gas as a vehicle fuel to create jobs and sustain much needed economic growth in the US State of Pennsylvania and reduce dependence on foreign oil. “Pennsylvania’s natural gas reserves offer great potential for jobs and economic progress for the region,” said Senator Casey. Read more »