Take Credit for Going Green
Government and utility incentives can make owning EV charging stations even more rewarding. Check out what grants, rebates and tax credits are available for purchasing and installing stations in your region.
Arctic Energy Alliance (AEA) provides a $500 rebate for the purchase of a Level 2 charger (220 or 240 volts) if located in the Northwest Territories. Pre-approval is required.
The Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Program (ZEVIP) may fund up to $5,000,000 for EV refueling infrastructure projects in Canada. The Multi-Unit Residential Building (MURB), Workplace, and Light-Duty Fleet RFP seeks to install a minimum of 20 charging stations per project throughout the country. Applicants can apply to receive up to $5,000 per connector for Level 2 connectors, and up to $50,000 for DC Fast Charging stations. Additional details apply, applications are due May 12, 2020. Please reach out for assistance with your submission.
The Municipal Climate Change Action Centre has created the Electric Vehicles for Municipalities (EVM) Program to provide rebates for 50% of total install costs up to $2,000 per charger for Level 2 (208V or 240V AC) or higher EV Charging Stations in Alberta.
- The Electric Vehicle Charger and E-Bike Rebate (ECEB) Program offers commercial rebates on Level 2 chargers for businesses (including institutional buildings), workplaces, and large multi-unit residential buildings (MURBs - 5 units or more) such as condominiums and apartments. The rebate is the lesser of $2,000 or 50% of the installed cost before tax. This rebate is for Existing buildings only and a cap of five chargers per organization per calendar year. Pre-approval is recommended.
- BC Hydro customers can apply for the EV Charger Rebate Program. The program offers a rebate up to 50% off or $2,000 per Level 2 charging station in a condo, apartment, or workplace, in addition to 5 hours of free support services from an EV Charging Station Advisor.
- FortisBC customers can use The Home and Workplace EV Charging Program. BC residents, registered companies, strata councils and others who own or manage buildings to save up to $2,000 on the costs of purchasing and installing an eligible Level 2 charging station or energized 208V or 240V outlet dedicated to EV charging for the use of your residents or employees
- The Government of Quebec offers financial assistance for the acquisition and installation of charging stations at the workplace equal to 50% of eligible expenses, up to a maximum of $5,000 per port. There is no specific limit on the number of terminals installed and eligible for a refund claim. However, the maximum amount of financial assistance allocated per institution is set at $25,000 per fiscal year.
- The Government of Quebec provides financial assistance for the acquisition, lease and installation of one or more 240 VAC charging stations for multi-unit residential buildings. The rebate may be as much as much as $5,000 per charging station.