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Consider the different options you have when purchasing or leasing an EV
1. Consider your driving habits and budget
Think about how far and frequently you drive, and the electric range of your EV. Determine whether you can benefit from access to High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes. Visit frequently asked questions and explore the fundamentals.
2. Start your research
Learn about the different vehicle types, including battery-electric and plug-in hybrid EVs. Find out which new and pre-owned models are on the market. Visit the EV Savings Calculator.
3. Study available incentives
State, federal, and local incentives vary based on the EV model and where you live. Visit the EV Savings Calculator.
4. Check out your options with solar
If you currently have solar panels or are thinking of buying them, learn whether you produce enough solar power to charge your EV or whether you should consider installing additional panels. View Solar and Renewables with PG&E.
5. Choose the charging option that suits your needs
As a PG&E customer, you can choose from several options for charging your EV. Visit EV Charging Options.
6. Decide which rate plan is best for you
PG&E offers two special rates for EV owners, in addition to standard residential rates. Learn which plan is best for you. Electrical vehicle rate plans. If you need more information, contact us at 1-877-743-4112. We are available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. through 5 p.m.
Discover other helpful tools for EVs
Use the following tools to learn more about EVs, their incentives and where to charge them:
Checklist for prospective EV owners
More about EV
Updates about EV programs
Sign up to get the latest on electric vehicle programs, incentives and rebates.
EV submetering program
Learn about the EV pilot program.
If you have questions about electric vehicle rate plans, call 1-877-743-4112.