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Alternative Fuel Stations in Bessemer City, NC

Alternative Fuel Stations in Bessemer City, NC

Alternative Fuel in Bessemer City

There are a total of 15 alternative fuel stations within a 10-mile radius of the center of Bessemer City, NC.

Electric

Greenlots - 162289

Electric

132 W Virginia Ave Bessemer City, NC 28016

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-27

Biodiesel (B20 and above)

Gaston County - North Carolina Dot

Biodiesel (B20 and above)

1301 Dallas Cherryville Hwy Dallas, NC 28034

Last confirmed on: 2019-12-12

Electric

Gaston County

Electric

500-598 Henderson St Public Health Division Gastonia, NC 28052

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-27

Electric

Gastonia

Electric

181 S South St Gastonia, NC 28052

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-27

Electric

Gastonia Conference Center

Electric

145 Dr MLK Jr Way Gastonia, NC 28052

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2019-10-04

Electric

Gastonia

Electric

330 Dr M.L.K. Jr. Way Gastonia, NC 28052

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-27

Electric

Gaston Courthouse Community Center

Electric

131 N Gaston St Dallas, NC 28034

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2019-10-04

Electric

Gastonia

Electric

1555 E Garrison Blvd Gastonia, NC 28054

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-27

Electric

Duke Energy

Electric

1040 Beason Creek Rd Kings Mountain, NC 28086

Hours of operation: Employee use only
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-03

Electric

Caromont Regional Medical Center

Electric

2525 Court Dr Gastonia, NC 28054

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-03-03

Electric

Gastonia Nissan

Electric

2755 E Franklin Blvd Gastonia, NC 28054

Hours of operation: Dealership business hours; 704-867-0000
Last confirmed on: 2020-06-09

Electric

Gastonia Nissan

Electric

2755 E Franklin Blvd Gastonia, NC 28054

Last confirmed on: 2020-06-09

Compressed Natural Gas

Clean N' Green

Compressed Natural Gas

2712 Lowell Rd Gastonia, NC 28054

Hours of operation: 24 hours daily
Last confirmed on: 2020-09-03

Compressed Natural Gas

Waste Management - Greater Charlotte

Compressed Natural Gas

2712 Lowell Rd Gastonia, NC 28054

Last confirmed on: 2020-09-03

Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Propane)

U-haul

Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Propane)

3919 E Franklin Blvd Gastonia, NC 28056

Hours of operation: 7am-7pm M-Th and Sat, 7am-8pm F, 9am-5pm Sun
Last confirmed on: 2019-10-04


Above is a complete list of alternative fuel locations in or near Bessemer City, NC: biodiesel; compressed natural gas (CNG); ethanol (E85); electric; hydrogen; liquefied natural gas (LNG), liquefied petroleum gas (propane) & more.


Alternative Fuel Tax Incentives and Credits in Bessemer City, NC


Tax incentives and/or other rebates, credits, incentives or related initiaves for drivers of alternative fuel vehicles or for other uses of alternative fuel in Bessemer City, NC.


Alternative Fuel and Idle Reduction Grants

The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources Division of Air Quality provides grants for the incremental cost of original equipment manufacturer alternative fuel vehicles, vehicle conversions, and implementing idle reduction programs. For more information see the Diesel Emission Reductions Grants website.


High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Exemption

Qualified plug-in electric vehicles, dedicated natural gas vehicles, and fuel cell electric vehicles may use North Carolina HOV lanes, regardless of the number of occupants. This exemption expires September 30, 2025. (Reference North Carolina General Statutes 20-4.01 and 20-146.2)


Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) Emissions Inspection Exemption

Qualified PEVs and FCEVs are exempt from state emissions inspection requirements. Other restrictions may apply. (Reference North Carolina General Statutes 20-4.01 and 20-183.2)


Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Definition

A PEV is defined as a vehicle that:

  • Draws electricity from a battery with a capacity of at least four kilowatt-hours and is capable of being charged from an external source
  • Has not been modified from the original equipment manufacturer power train specifications
  • Has a gross vehicle weight rating of 8,500 pounds or less
  • Has a maximum speed of at least 65 miles per hour
  • Meets applicable requirements in Title 49 of the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, section 571.
(Reference North Carolina General Statutes 20-4.01)


Electric Vehicle (EV) Annual Fee

The owner of an EV that is exclusively powered by electricity must pay a fee of $130 in addition to any other required registration fees at the time of initial registration and annual registration renewal. (Reference North Carolina General Statutes 20-87)


Alternative Fuels Tax

The state motor fuel tax on liquefied natural gas (LNG) is imposed based on the diesel gallon equivalent (DGE) and the tax on propane and compressed natural gas (CNG) is based on the gasoline gallon equivalent (GGE). For taxation purposes, one GGE of propane and CNG is equal to 5.75 pounds (lbs.) and 5.66 lbs., respectively, and one DGE of LNG is equal to 6.06 lbs. The North Carolina Department of Revenue will determine the equivalent rate for all other non-liquid alternative fuels. Certain exclusions apply. For more information, including current tax rates, see the Motor Fuels Tax Information website. (Reference North Carolina General Statutes 105-449.130 and 105-449.136)


Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) Weight Exemption

A vehicle primarily powered by natural gas may exceed the state's gross vehicle weight limits by a weight equal to the difference between the average weight of the vehicle with the natural gas tank and fueling system and the average weight of a comparable vehicle with a diesel tank and fueling system. The NGV maximum gross weight may not exceed 82,000 pounds. (Reference North Carolina General Statutes 20-118)


EVSE Rebate and Charging Rate Reduction - Randolph Electric Membership Corporation (EMC)

Randolph EMC's Electric Vehicle Utility Program (REVUP) offers rebates for residential customers of $500 towards the purchase of residential Level 2 electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE). To qualify, residents must be a registered owner of an electric vehicle (EV), purchase and install a Wi-Fi connected Level 2 EVSE, and agree to share the data collected by the EVSE. Rebates are available to the first 25 applicants. REVUP also offers residents an EV time-of-use (TOU) rate. For more information, see the REVUP website.


Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Rebate – Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative (CHEC)

Cape Hatteras Electric Co-Op (CHEC) offers a bill credit of $100 to residential customers who install a Level 2 EVSE. For more information, including how to apply, see the CHEC Electric Vehicles website.


Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Charging Rate Incentive – Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative (CHEC)

Cape Hatteras Electric Co-Op (CHEC) offers time-of-use (TOU) electricity rates to residential customers with a PEV. For more information, see the CHEC Electric Vehicles website.


More information about Bessemer City

Bessemer City Facts

The city of Bessemer City (NC) in Gaston County has an estimated population of 5,340.

Alternative Fuel Stations in NC

Alternative Fuel Stations in Bessemer City

There are currently at least 15 alternative fuel stations in or near Bessemer City, NC (10-mile radius).

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