State & Local Regulations

This section lists state or municipal regulations that apply to the prescribed area.

NYC Department of Environmental Protection

On December 22, 2003, Mayor Bloomberg signed into law Local Law 77 of the year 2003. The law amended the Administrative Code of the City of New York in relation to the use of ultra low sulfur fuel and best available technology by nonroad vehicles in city construction.

http://www.nyc.gov/html/dep/html/news/lowsulfur.shtml
 

Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)

The TERP program provides financial incentives to eligible individuals, businesses or local governments to reduce emissions from polluting vehicles and equipment.

http://www.tceq.texas.gov/airquality/terp
 

Cook County Green Construction Ordinance (Chicago Area)

On May 28, 2009, Cook County, Illinois (greater Chicago), became the first county in the Midwest to adopt a Green Construction Ordinance. The ordinance will require all Cook County contractors working on public construction contracts budgeted at $2 million or more to begin to use ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel for off-road vehicles and equipment immediately and phase-in the use of diesel retrofit technologies on uncontrolledon-road and off-road vehicles and equipment.

https://cookcountyil.gov