2021 CHEAPR Wrap

CHEAPR Rebates Through Dec 2021

CHEAPR Quietly Finishes a Quiet Year We can begin with the good news: 2021 was an improvement over 2020, though that is a low bar. Otherwise, meh. There were 90 rebates awarded and $110,250 expended … Read more

8944 Teslas Now Registered In CT

EV Trend by Make in CT thru 1-22

Post by Barry Kresch Tesla Remains Leading EV Make by a Large Margin In New DMV Data The new data, taking us through the end of 2021 have arrived from the DMV. It will take … Read more

EV Registrations up 55% in 2021

Registered EVs in CT - Jan 21 - Jan 22

Recovery Induced Rebound in EV Sales After a truly dismal, pandemic-influenced 2020, where EV registrations increased by an anemic 18.2%, there has been a rebound in 2021 to an increase of 54.9%. CT now has … Read more

Looking Back, Moving Forward


Looking in the Rearview Camera Back Over a Busy 2021 As the year winds to a close, we take this opportunity to give our sincere thanks to all who have joined us for our meetings, … Read more

CHEAPR September ’21

CHEAPR Rebates by month through September 2021

CHEAPR Reporting for September 2021 The top-line CHEAPR stats for September have been released. With 124 rebates, the pattern of recent months continues with more rebates than one year ago when the economy was struggling, … Read more

CHEAPR Reporting Back Online

CHEAPR rebates by month through August 2021

Reporting Resumes After A Hiatus This blog follows the state EV purchase incentive program, CHEAPR. It’s an important part of the state’s effort to support EV adoption. The surveys from rebate recipients indicate it is … Read more

Where The EVs Are – July 2021

Map EVs by City Zoomed In

Fairfield County is Home to 41% of EVs 7023 of 17,217 EVs in the state are registered in Fairfield County. The map at the top of the post shows the distribution of EVs across cities. … Read more

EV Make and Model Movers

Trend by EV Make in CT, July 2021

Post by Barry Kresch Tesla Continues to Lap the Field The chart at the top of the post shows the trend of all EV makes and shows net registrations at each point in time. It … Read more

Mid-Year 2021 Dashboard Update

Trend of registered EVs in CT

July 1 EV Registration Data Post by Barry Kresch Overall Trends Following an earlier blog post updating topline registration data, I have now been through the details and will cover them over the course of … Read more