Natural Gas Vehicle and Idle Reduction Weight Exemption

The maximum gross weight for any vehicle fueled primarily by natural gas may exceed the state’s gross weight limit by the difference between the weight of the natural gas fueling tank and fueling system and the weight of a comparable diesel fueling tank and fueling system, up to 2,000 pounds per vehicle.

The maximum gross weight limit and axle weight limit for any vehicle or combination of vehicles equipped with idle reduction technology may exceed the state’s gross weight limit by up to 550 pounds per vehicle to compensate for the additional weight of the idle reduction technology.

(Reference Nebraska Revised Statutes 60-6,294)

Jurisdiction: Nebraska

Type: State Incentives

Enacted: Mar 29, 2008

Amended: Apr 18, 2018

Technologies: Idle Reduction

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