Ethanol Laws and Incentives in Utah

The list below contains summaries of all Utah laws and incentives related to ethanol.

Laws and Regulations

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Registration Fees

Beginning January 1, 2019, battery electric vehicle (EV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), and hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) owners are required to pay an additional registration fee as follows:

201920202021 & Beyond

Owners of a vehicles powered by a fuel other than motor fuel, diesel fuel, electricity, natural gas, or propane are required to pay an additional registration fee equal to the EV fees outlined in the table above. A six-month registration option with fees at prorated amounts is also available.

(Reference Senate Bill 136, 2018, and Utah Code 41-1a-1206)

Provision for Establishment of Alternative Fuel Use Mandate

The Utah Air Quality Board may require fleets that own 10 or more vehicles capable of being fueled at a central location to use clean fuels if such a mandate is necessary to meet national air quality standards. Clean fuels are defined as propane, compressed natural gas, and electricity. This program expires July 1, 2019. Additional restrictions apply. (Reference Utah Code 19-2-105.3 and 63I-1-219)

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