Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Grants

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) provides grants through the It Pay$ to Plug In: New Jersey's Electric Vehicle Workplace Charging Grant Program (Program) to support plug-in electric vehicle adoption and EVSE installation. Reimbursement grants are offered on a first-come, first-served basis for the cost and installation of eligible EVSE at workplaces, government and educational facilities, non-profits, parking facilities, and multi-unit dwellings. NJDEP will reimburse applicants for a percentage of eligible costs, up to $750 for Level 1 EVSE, $5,000 for single-port Level 2 EVSE, and $6,000 for dual port Level 2 EVSE. Funding percentages are as follows:

LocationCharging Station on Government-Owned PropertyCharging Station on Non-Government-Owned Property
Public place100% up to maximum80% up to maximum
Workplace60% up to maximum60% up to maximum
Multi-unit dwelling60% up to maximum60% up to maximum

The Program is part of New Jersey's Energy Master Plan. Applications have exceeded the program funding, but will still be accepted and placed on a waitlist (verified September 2018). For more information, including application and eligibility requirements, visit the Drive Green NJ website.

Point of Contact
Brittany Pfeiffer
Bureau of Mobile Sources
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Phone: (609) 292-7953
DriveGreen@dep.nj.gov