The Royal Decree 380/2015, 14 may, regulates and establishes the procedure for the granting of direct subsidies of the «program of incentives for efficient vehicle (PIVE-8)», namely to promote a decrease in national energy consumption through the modernisation of the vehicle fleet incentive tourism (M1) and commercial (N1) models of high energy efficiency, with lower consumption of fuels and CO2 emissions all within the framework of the Plan de Ahorro y Eficiencia Energética 2011-2020.
The renewal of the vehicle fleet has proven to be one of the most efficient measures for the reduction of energy consumption, with additional positive effects environmental and road safety. In this sense the experiences of the program of incentives for efficient vehicle, in its eight editions, the last one established by Royal Decree 380/2015, of May 14, will allow replacing an approximate total of 1.185.000 old vehicles by the same units of new vehicles.
The Royal Decree 380/2015, 14 of may, which regulates the direct award of grants of the «program of incentives for efficient vehicle (PIVE-8)», equipped with 225 million euros, sets the duration of the Plan PIVE-8 until December 31, 2015, or until depletion of the funds. Predictably, the IDAE will feature a remnant of funds December 31, 2015, and in order to increase energy efficiency improvements up to now obtained, this Royal Decree extends the time limit of availability of the budget allocated in article 3 of the Royal Decree 380/2015, 14 may, so that is still possible to admit requests to subsidise the purchase of new vehicles of category M1 and N1 of high efficiency energy until July 31, 2016 or until it runs out the available budget if this last happened previously.
By this Royal Decree is, therefore, to modify some aspects of the Real Decree 380/2015, 14 of may, which regulates the direct award of grants 'Program incentives for efficient vehicle (PIVE 8)», in order to maintain the continuity of the program, for the purpose of admission of reservations, until July 31, 2016 or until depletion of the funds.
This Royal Decree is issued pursuant to the State competition in terms of bases and coordination of the general planning of economic activity provided for in article 149.1.13. ª of the Constitution.
By virtue, on the proposal of the Minister of industry, energy and tourism, following a report from the Ministry of finance and public administration and after deliberation by the Council of Ministers, at its meeting of November 27, 2015, have: single article. Modification of the Real Decree 380/2015, 14 of may, which regulates the direct award of grants of the «program of incentives for efficient vehicle (PIVE-8)».
The Royal Decree 380/2015, 14 of may, which regulates the direct grant of subsidies of the 'programme of incentives for efficient vehicle (PIVE 8)' is amended as follows: one. Article 3, paragraph 3, is worded as follows: «3. in any case, be considered exhausted the available budget enabled the implementation of the present programme, where takes place the last reserve budget that total the amount corresponding to the same, shutting down the possibility of continuing reservations. "
Two. Article 4, paragraph 6, is worded as follows: "6. those acquisitions of vehicles which are not carried out in accordance with the above requirements will not be eligible." In addition, the applicant for aid must hold the ownership of the vehicle, reflected in the final movement permit, with prior to the 1 of October 2016 so that the acquisition is eligible. «Not eligible purchases made at point of sale that are not attached to the program or that are not accompanied by the documentation referred to in article 9.»
3. Article 7 is worded as follows: «article 7. Deadlines.
The program will take effect from the day following the date of publication in the "official bulletin of the State" of the Royal Decree and will end July 31, 2016 for the purposes of admission of reservations, or, if earlier, when it is exhausted the available budget laid down in article 3.
Four. Article 9. (h), happens to have a wording along the following lines: «h) a photocopy of the registration certificate of the vehicle purchased, name of recipient and date prior to October 1, 2016, or a photocopy of the provisional movement permit issued by the General Directorate of traffic.» Of the present Royal Decree and must have been issued the final permit dated prior to October 1, 2016.»
Sole final provision. Entry into force.
This Royal Decree shall enter into force the day following its publication in the "Official Gazette".
Given in Madrid on 27 November 2015.
The Minister of industry, energy and tourism, JOSE MANUEL SORIA LOPEZ