Current Incentives

Federal Incentives

Section 30C Alternative Fuel Vehicle Refueling Property Tax Credit

  • You are eligible for the credit if you purchased EVSE (charging station) in tax year 2013.
  • Valued at 30% of the investment made in EVSE
  • Maximum value of the credit is $1,000 for residential purchase and $30,000 for commercial purchase.

Section 30C Tax Credit expired on December 31, 2013. Extension of this important credit is being considered as part of a “tax extenders” package, currently being discussed in the U.S. Congress.

State Incentives

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Plug-In Electric Vehicle Readiness Scorecard

The Plug-In Electric Vehicle Readiness Scorecard helps communities assess their readiness for the arrival of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) and electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE).

EV Drivers Go Wireless

Wireless charging, or wireless power transfer, is based on inductive power transfer, a concept that goes back to the theories of wireless power transmission proposed by Nicola Tesla in the late 1800s and early 1900s. During wireless charging, electrical energy from a power source is transmitted to an electrical load without using manmade conductors. Instead, […]

EVSE – Embedded Meter Incorporates Communication Protocols

The next generation of residential electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) will likely have the option for an embedded meter within it. There are multiple requirements driving the need for the embedded meter EVSE. Learn more in this article by Leviton’s Kenneth Brown, Director Engineering, Commercial and Industrial.