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New California EV Rebates!

November 18th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

California drivers can save up to $1,500 off the price of a new electric vehicle, on top of previously available incentives!


California Bill Drops $3 Billion EV Rebate Plan & Switches To Studies

September 6th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan

California, no question about it, is one of the world's premier leaders in the transition to electric vehicles. Various California policies — not to mention startups — have been critical for stimulating more electric car production and more electric car consumer demand. That said, whenever it comes to spending money, a debate is just around the corner


San Fran Man Proposes HUGE New California EV Incentives

July 3rd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

California Assemblyman Phil Ting of San Francisco has introduced legislation that would add $3 billion to the state's zero-emissions incentive program over the next 12 years. “We’ve been able to dispel the notion that you can’t clean the environment and grow the economy,” Ting says. “The next wave is electric vehicles.”


California Electric Car Subsidies May Shift To Point Of Sale Subsidies

May 20th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

California is about to begin testing a new "point of sale" clean vehicle rebate plan in San Diego. Under the present rules, people who purchase a qualifying EV can get a check back from the state for up to $7,000, depending on their income level. California started indexing its rebate program to income level a few years ago to avoid the charge that the incentives the state was offering were mostly benefiting wealthy tech tycoons and Hollywood stars replacing their Porsches with Teslas. The state is much more interested in encouraging low-income families to give up their inefficient and pollution-belching commuter cars and drive a low- or zero-emissions (and far safer) car instead



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