Save money and go green by driving an electric vehicle


Whether you already drive an electric vehicle (EV) or you're thinking of acquiring one, you can learn more about EVs using the resources provided on this page. From the mechanics of electric vehicles to their environmental benefits, there's a lot to know. Take some time to study up so you can make the choice that's best for you - a good place to start is with this checklist (PDF, 260 KB).


Lista de verificación para vehículos eléctricos (PDF, 181 KB)

電動車核對清單 (PDF, 423 KB)

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EV Savings Calculator


Your guide to electric car shopping. Receive a personal recommendation based on what matters most to you. Estimate costs, savings, incentives and more.



USE THE EV SAVINGS CALCULATOR

Learn about incentives

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California Clean Fuel Reward Program


PG&E is proud to participate in the California Clean Fuel Reward program. Customers can receive an upfront incentive worth up to $1,500 on new EV purchases or leases at participating dealerships and manufacturers.



Learn about the Clean Fuel Reward

Empower EV Program


PG&E will offer incentives of up to $2,500 per income-eligible single family household to help cover the cost of purchasing and installing EV charging equipment.



Learn about Empower EV

Other incentives


  • Secure a federal tax credit of up to $7,500
  • Access additional state and local EV incentives
  • Use high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes


Visit the EV Savings Calculator to Learn More

Charging

Learn How and Where to Charge Your EV

Home Charging


Get help with choosing and installing the right charging station for your home. View the charger installation checklist (PDF, 277 KB).


Lista de verificación para la instalación del cargador de vehículo eléctrico (PDF, 199 KB) >


電動車充電器安裝核對清單 (PDF, 423 KB) >


Learn more >



Charging station locator

Use the EV Savings Calculator’s interactive map to plan your trip. It includes the location and status of chargers throughout North America.

Visit the EV Savings Calculator EV charger map >



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Learn How and Where to Charge Your EV

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Home Charging


Get help with choosing and installing the right charging station for your home. View the charger installation checklist (PDF, 277 KB).


Lista de verificación para la instalación del cargador de vehículo eléctrico (PDF, 199 KB) >


電動車充電器安裝核對清單 (PDF, 423 KB) >


Learn more >



Charging station locator

Use the EV Savings Calculator’s interactive map to plan your trip. It includes the location and status of chargers throughout North America.

Visit the EV Savings Calculator EV charger map >



Audio description and transcript are available for this video:
Access an audio descriptive version
Download a transcript (PDF, 103 KB)

Additional resources

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

Learn more about what to consider before purchasing an EV, typical costs, ownership benefits and how to charge.

The EV buyer's checklist

The EV buyer's checklist