Environmental Code, Chapter 4: Healthy Air and Clean Transportation Program
Summary: Among other directives, promote the use of vehicles that have no or low emissions. Click here for more information.
Low Emission Vehicle (LEV) Standards
Summary: Regulate maximum exhaust emissions for vehicles of Model Year (MY) 2004 and subsequent model year passenger cars, light-duty trucks, and medium-duty passenger vehicles. Click here to read more.
Vehicle Acquisition and Petroleum Reduction Requirements
Summary: State owned or leased vehicles that are capable of operating on alternative fuel must operate on that fuel, unless the alternative fuel is not available. To learn more, click here.
Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Production Standards
Summary: Manufacturers with annual sales greater than 60,000 vehicles must produce a minimum percentage of ZEVs for sale in California. Click here to learn more.
Emission Standards for New Motor Vehicles or New Motor Vehicle Engines
Summary: Standards will be established and updated periodically regarding the emission of any air pollutant from any new motor vehicles or new motor vehicle engines, which cause, or contribute to, air pollution that endangers public health or welfare. For more information, click here.