Virginia Governor signs legislation and executive order beginning transition of state vehicles to natural gas, electricity or other alternative fuels
Green Car Congress
JULY 13, 2011
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell has signed two pieces of legislation that promote the use of natural gas, electric or other alternative-fueled vehicles in the Commonwealth. He also signed a new executive order setting out the state alternative fuel plan required by House Bill 2282. The Virginia Office of Fleet Management Services oversees approximately 4,000 passenger-type vehicles, used by more than 175 state agencies and institutions.