Clean Energy Grants
The Maryland Smart Energy Communities (MSEC) program, administered by the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA), offers local governments grants for transportation-related projects, including the purchase of new electric vehicles (EVs) or alternative fuel vehicles and the installation of EV charging stations. Grants are available in the following amounts:
|Project Type||Maximum Grant Award|
|Purchase of a New EV with an All-Electric Range of up to 199 Miles||$3,750 per vehicle|
|Purchase of a New EV with an All-Electric Range of Over 200 Miles||$7,500 per vehicle|
|EV Charging Station Equipment and Installation||$6,000 per EV charging station|
Communities already participating in the MSEC program may receive a maximum award of $55,000 per project and new communities may receive up to $75,000. Additional requirements may apply. For more information, including requirements and application deadline, see the MEA MSEC website.