$5 million available for electric vehicle charging stations in New YorkStaff Writer | September 18, 2018
$5 million is available in New York as part of the first rebate designed specifically for the installation of electric vehicle charging stations.
Empire State The new Charge Ready NY initiative provides a $4,000 rebate per charging port
Administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, the new Charge Ready NY initiative provides a $4,000 rebate per charging port for public or private employers, building owners, municipalities and non-profit organizations to install Level 2 charging stations.
Depending on installation costs and the model/make of the charging station, installers can save up to 80 percent of a typical installation's total cost. Level 2 stations provide up to 25 miles of electric range to cars for each hour they are charging. ■