Hydrogen and Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Rebate

The Hydrogen and Electric Automobile Purchase Rebate Program (CHEAPR) offers rebates for the incremental cost of the purchase or lease of a hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV), all-electric vehicle (EV), or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV). Rebates are offered based on battery range in the following amounts:

Vehicle TypeRebate AmountRequired Battery Range
PHEV$1,00045 miles or greater
$500Less than 45 miles
EV$2,000200 miles or greater
$1,500120-199 miles
$500Less than 120 miles
FCEV$5,000Any fuel cell electric vehicle

Rebates are offered on a first-come, first-served basis until funds expire. For more information, see the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection EV Connecticut website.