Hydrogen and Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Rebate

Need Help? Something Missing?

Email the Technical Response Service or call 800-254-6735.

The Connecticut 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). The manufacturer suggested retail price for eligible vehicles may not exceed $60,000 for FCEV models and $42,000 for EV and PHEV models. Rebates are offered based on battery range in the following amounts:

Vehicle TypeRebate AmountRequired Battery Range
PHEV$500Any PHEV
EV$1,500200 miles or greater
EV$500Less than 200 miles
FCEV$5,000Any FCEV

For more information, see the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection EV Connecticut website.

(Reference House Bill 7424, 2019)