Electric Vehicle Incentives

You may be eligible for a range of incentives, including rebates, tax credits, and various other benefits. Incentives are personalized for where you live.

Tax Credit

$2,500 - $7,500

Federal Tax Credit

Tax credit for the purchase of a new plug-in electric drive motor vehicle. Credit amount depends on the car's battery capacity.
Tax Credit

Up to $1,000

Federal Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit

Customers who purchase qualified residential fueling equipment before December 31, 2020, may receive a tax credit of up to $1,000.

$1,000 - $1,500

California Vehicle Retirement Consumer Assistance Program

The Consumer Assistance Program provides $1,000 to $1,500 to support the retirement of old, polluting vehicles.

$1,000 - $4,500

California Clean Vehicle Rebate

The California Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) offers rebates for the purchase or lease of qualified vehicles. Low income applicants are eligible for higher incentives.

California Clean Vehicle Assistance Program Beneficial State Foundation

Beneficial State Bank has committed to providing loans at an 8% interest rate or lower to participants of the Clean Vehicle Assistance Program.

Up to $1,500

California Clean Fuel Reward

A point-of-sale reward available to all California residents who purchase or lease of an eligible new Battery Electric (BEV) or Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) vehicle at participating retailers.

Up to $5,000

California Clean Vehicle Assistance Program

The Clean Vehicle Assistance Program provides grants and affordable financing to help low income Californians purchase a new or used plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) or battery electric vehicle (BEV). Some stacking restrictions apply with other California rebates. Cannot be stacked with grants from Replace Your Ride, Clean Cars for All, Drive Clean in the San Joaquin, or the Driving Clean Assistance Program.
HOV Lane

California High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Exemption

Electric vehicles may use HOV lanes regardless of the number of occupants in the vehicle.

$1,000 - $1,500

Colton Used EV Rebate

Electric vehicle (EV) owners under Colton Electric service territory are eligible to receive a $1,000 rebate. Customers enrolled in the Low Income Assistance Program are eligible to receive an increase rebate of $1,500.

Up to $500

Colton EV Charger Rebate

Electric vehicle drivers who install Level 2 (240-Volt AC) plug-in chargers at their residence in the service territory of Colton Electric Department are eligible for a rebate. Some stacking restrictions apply with other rebates.
Discounted Electric Rate

Colton EV Rate

Colton Electric Utility will provide an additional 250 kWh’s to Tier 2 on your electric bill.

Up to $500

South Coast AQMD Resident EV Charging Incentive Pilot Program

Incentive of $250 for the cost of hardware for eligible Level 2 residential chargers. Chargers not listed on the online application may be considered for the program. An additional incentive of up to $250 will be available for low income residents. Eligible vehicles must be on the Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) eligibility list. This rebate can only be stacked with other programs towards the cost of installation.