Indiana Laws and Incentives for NEVs
The list below contains summaries of all Indiana laws and incentives related to NEVs.
Laws and Regulations
Alternative Fuel and Special Fuel Definitions
The definition of alternative fuel includes liquefied petroleum gas (propane), liquefied and compressed natural gas, and combinations of propane and compressed natural gas, not including biodiesel or biodiesel blends.
Special fuel is defined as all combustible gases and liquids that are suitable for powering an internal combustion engine or motor or are used exclusively for heating, industrial, or farm purposes. Special fuels include biodiesel, blended biodiesel, and other alternative fuels.
Low-Speed Vehicle Access to Roadways
A low-speed vehicle is defined as a four-wheeled electric vehicle capable of achieving a speed of up to 35 miles per hour (mph) that meets the standards in Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations, section 571.500. An individual may not operate a low-speed vehicle on a highway that has a posted speed limit greater than 35 mph. (Reference Indiana Code 9-21-5-8.5 and 9-13-2-94.5)