Hawaii has some favorable policies to support clean transportation. The polices have been put in place to encourage and enable the local clean transportation infrastructure.
Hawaii Laws and Incentives The US Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center helps to compile a list of incentives, laws, and regulations related to alternative fuels and advanced vehicles for Hawaii.
Hawaii Energy Policy Forum (HEPF) The program sponsored by the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Social Sciences is a collabortive energy planning and policy making experiment bringing business, government, and the community together. The collaborative provides information regarding activities and initiatives. For instance, an Energy Efficient Transportation Strategy (Act 254) was introduced at the request of the HEPF, which includes work with members of the Hawaii’s transportation industry as well as with DBEDT.