Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) and Electric Vehicle (EV) Rebate
The Connecticut Hydrogen and Electric Automobile Purchase Rebate Program (CHEAPR) offers point-of-sale rebates of up to $9,500 for the incremental cost to purchase or lease a FCEV, EV, or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV). The manufacturer suggested retail price for new eligible vehicles may not exceed $50,000.
CHEAPR offers an additional rebate, Rebate Plus, for qualifying individuals who purchase or lease a new or pre-owned eligible vehicle. Rebate Plus applicants must reside in an environmental justice community or distressed municipality, participate in a qualifying state or federal income program, or have an income less than 300% the federal poverty line. The CHEAPR rebate may only be combined with the Rebate Plus for the purchase or lease of new vehicles.Rebates are offered in the following amounts:
|Vehicle Type||CHEAPR Standard||Rebate Plus - New Vehicle||Rebate Plus - Used Vehicle|
Rebates are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, see the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection CHEAPR website.
(Reference Connecticut General Statutes 22a-202)
Type: State Incentives
Enacted: Jun 26, 2019
Technologies: EVs, Hydrogen Fuel Cells, PHEVs
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