Texas rolls out cash incentives for electric cars
Texas, the nation’s most prolific producer of petroleum, is accepting applications for a $2,500 incentive for buying electric and hybrid vehicles.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality rolled out the new rules on Wednesday for the program approved by the Texas Legislature last year. The commission is responsible for the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan, which is intended to improve air quality across the state. The program will cut a check for up to $5,000 to buyers of eligible compressed natural gas and liquified petroleum gas vehicles.
Trey Lyon, a 29-year-old Houstonian in the oil... read more