Living With Climate Change
New restrictions favoring U.S. manufacturing mean that only certain EV makes and models qualify for the up to $7,500 tax credit. Others can earn partial credit.
The Biden administration, pushing for more U.S. manufacturing, has issued its updated list of all-electric and gas-electric hybrid vehicles that qualify for the full $7,500 tax credit, and those that can earn at least a partial sweetener for buyers.
With the update, at least 17 models are now eligible for a full or partial tax credit, based on new thresholds that require a certain percentage of the battery parts and the minerals used in those batteries to come from North America, meaning the U.S., or a country with select…