Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Rebate

The AFV Program offers rebates to assist eligible residents with the incremental cost of the purchase or lease of new AFVs, including all-electric vehicles (EVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs), compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles, and propane vehicles. Eligible FCEVs must have a total purchase price not exceeding $75,000, all other eligible AFVs must have a total purchase price not exceeding $50,000. Rebates are available in the following amounts:

Vehicle TypeRebate Amount
EV and FCEV$1,500
PHEV or electric motorcycle$1,000
CNG and propane vehicle$1,000
One-time preowned AFV$1,000

An additional rebate of $1,000 is available for all vehicles if an applicant meets the low-income requirement, as defined by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Applications much be received within six months of vehicle purchase. Rebates are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis through December 31, 2019. For more information, including forms and detailed requirements and restrictions, see the AFV Rebates website.

(Reference Title 73 Pennsylvania Statutes, Chapter 18E, Section 1647.3)

Point of Contact
Josh Dziubek
Energy Program Specialist
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Energy Programs Office
Phone: (717) 783-8411
jdziubek@pa.gov