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The Geography of Federal EVSE Tax Credits

Census Tract Codes - SW CT

Federal Tax Credit for Buying/Installing EV Chargers Before the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, every residence was eligible for a tax credit of 30% of the cost of the purchase and installation of residential … Read more

Dealers Hit The Brakes On EVs

Pollution

Proposed EPA Rules Amidst the current contretemps over Connecticut’s stalled efforts to adopt phase 2 of the California emissions standards, known as ACC II/ACT, which stand for Advanced Clean Cars II and Advanced Clean Truck, … Read more

Transfer Provision is Now Live

Fisker Ocean with solar roof

Fisker Ocean pictured above Transfer Provision Details The transfer provision is now in place for the federal incentive. This allows the buyer to transfer the tax credit to the seller and take the incentive as, … Read more

Signs of Life for Income-Limited Rebates

Trend of Rebates thru Nov 29, 2023

Above chart is the monthly rebate trend through November 29, 2023. Recent months tend to get restated higher in subsequent updates. LMI Program Focus The CHEAPR program has always had a focus on making an … Read more

Here’s What Is Going On With The Federal Incentive

2024 Chevy Blazer AWD Front

The Chevy Blazer, pictured above, is one example of a vehicle losing the incentive. Most EVs Lose Federal Incentive Eligibility Unsurprisingly, as we have been forecasting for months, many EVs lost eligibility for the federal … Read more

Tesla Store Grand Opening at Mohegan Sun

Mohegan Sun President Jeff Hamilton cutting ribbon for Tesla store

Photo above – Mohegan Sun President Jeff Hamilton cuts the ribbon in front of the Tesla store Tesla Store Opens on Tribal Land It has been a long time coming. Finally, Connecticut consumers have a … Read more

New Policies for Westport EV Chargers

EVs Charging in Baldwin Lot, Westport 1

Photo of Baldwin Parking Lot in downtown Westport No More Free Juice It shouldn’t come as a surprise. It was not expected that taxpayers would fund free charging forever. Baldwin was the catalyst, but the … Read more

EV Club 2023 – Year in Review

Daphne Dixon, Paul Wessel, Analiese Mione, Barry Kresch, Bruce Becker, Paul Braren

  2023 was a notable year for the club as it produced a fully subscribed symposium and began a partnership with People’s Action for Clean Energy (PACE). Northeast Electrical Vehicle Symposium The EV Club produced … Read more

Banning The “Ban With No Plan” Is Not a Plan

Cars parked before the EV parade - EV C;lub CT

Global Temperature Rise is Already 1.2 degrees Celsius above baseline The reporting coming out of COP 28 is that the mean temperature is already 1.2 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial baseline and headed to exceed … Read more