U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Vehicle Technologies Office – EPAct Transportation Regulatory Activities

Statutes and Regulations

Statutes and regulations shape the Energy Policy Act (EPAct) transportation regulatory activities.

Key Statutes

Learn about key federal statutes that established these regulatory activities.

State and Alternative Fuel Provider Fleets

42 U.S. Code §§ 13251, 13257, and 13258

Program and Standard Compliance

EISA § 133 Electric Drive Vehicle and Infrastructure Final Rule

This final rule allocates credits for certain electric drive vehicles and investments in infrastructure, equipment, and emerging technologies under the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA).

Learn more in the fact sheet and final rule.

Webinar on the Final Rule | April 15, 2014

Text version | Presentation slides

Electric Drive Vehicles and Infrastructure


42 U.S.C. § 13220

Alternative Compliance

42 U.S.C. § 13263a

Alternative Fuels Authorization

Private and Local Government Fleet Determination

42 U.S. Code § 13257(e)

Replacement Fuel Goal Modification

42 U.S. Code §§ 13252 and 13254

Reports to Congress