Electric Vehicles  

Go Electric! Up to $20,000 in rebates possible from Local, State, and Federal resources on New Electric Vehicles.

Electric vehicles (EVs) are more affordable than you think! They are also reliable, inexpensive to fuel, and good for the environment. Lodi Electric Utility now offers new vehicle and charging incentives for both residential and commercial customers.

Is an Electric Vehicle right for you?

There are many items to consider when deciding if an Electric Vehicle (EV) is right for you and your family. How many miles do you drive in a typical day? Do you take a lot of long-distance trips? How much money are you willing to spend? Is electricity really cheaper than gas?

Below you will find links to great online resources some answers to common questions.

  1. Find Available Rebates
  2. Find The EV That's Right For You
  3. Local Rebates

Plugstar will find what rebates are currently available in your area.

https://plugstar.com/tools/incentives

  1. What purchase rebates are available for EV vehicles?
  2. Is electricity cheaper than gas?
  3. How can I find the right electric vehicle to meet my needs?
  4. How many miles can you travel with an EV vehicle?
  5. Do I need to install a separate charger and how much does that cost?
  6. Is there an expiration date for the State and Federal rebates?
  7. How do I charge an electric vehicle?
  8. Are there places to charge a vehicle outside the home in Lodi?

The amount of rebates and incentives available can vary by make or model and may be based on income qualification. For a list of all available rebates and additional details around those rebates, visit: Incentive Search | DriveClean (ca.gov) If all rebates are combined from local, state, and federal resources, there is more than $20,000 available to offset the cost of a new Electric Vehicle.

Local: Coming soon! LEU will offer a $1,000 standard rebate and $3,500 income-eligible rebate for new and used Electric Vehicle purchases. Purchase rebate information will be available by July 1st, 2022.

State: California Clean Vehicle Rebate Project - up to $4500
Hydrogen Fuel Cell - $4,500
Battery-Electric - $2,000
Plug-in Hybrid - $1,000
For more information: https://cleanvehiclerebate.org/eng

Federal: Federal Tax Credit - Up to $7500 while funding lasts. For more information, visit: https://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/taxevb.shtml

 Plugstar.com is a great online resource to find available rebates, identify EV vehicles that qualify, and find nearby dealerships.