Plug-in to your Future-Drive Electric!
Ten years ago, electric vehicles seemed so futuristic. But these days, EVs are becoming a common sight on our roadways. Consumers have more choices than ever when it comes to driving electric as manufacturers meet growing demand for EVs with many new models, extended mileage ranges and great price points.
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Why Buy an EV?
- Competitively priced: Car model for every budget
- Economical: Inexpensive to operate and maintain
- Rebates: Could earn a rebate on purchase or lease of an EV
- Performance: Higher driving efficiency and increased mileage range
- Environmental: Lessen carbon footprint and reduce emissions
Which EV is Right for me?
Electric cars are becoming more mainstream, you’re not alone in wondering whether an electric car is right for you. As the technology supporting electric cars (EVs) and batteries continue to improve, so does the mileage range and the EV charging network. If you were reluctant to consider an EV because of range concerns, some manufacturers are making cars in the 200+ mile range on a single charge. EV charging networks are evolving so consumers can map their destinations by charging locations.
You might qualify for a rebate
Charge and Save!
NHEC offers options for charging your electric vehicle (EV) at home. Our off-peak rate program provides you with flexibility and a great way to save. NHEC offers a $300 rebate to install a level 2 charger at your home. A special meter will be installed to allow you to take full advantage of our off-peak EV rate. A new era has begun in your own garage! You’ll save money when you charge your plug-in electric vehicle between the hours of 9pm-7am. You’ll wake up charged and ready.
BASIC RESIDENTIAL RATE
All hours, all days
$0.14860 per kWh
OFF-PEAK EV CHARGING RATE
9 p.m. – 7 a.m. Monday – Friday; all hours on weekends and holidays
$0.08676 per kWh
ON-PEAK EV CHARGING RATE
7 a.m. – 9 p.m. non-holiday weekdays only
$0.22503 per kWh
Charging Station Rebate
NHEC will provide rebates of $300 to residential members who install Level 2 EV charging stations (240 volts) in our service territory. Rebates will help offset the cost of installing a second electric meter that will record your EV charging usage AND let you take advantage of a low off-peak rate when charging your EV.
How Much Can I Save?
Your potential savings will vary depending on the type of EV you drive, how many miles you drive and when you charge, but the owner of an EV like the Chevrolet Bolt who drives 16,000 miles a year can save about $20 a month by charging during off-peak times.
Install a Charger at your business
Electric Vehicle purchases are on the rise. Install an Electric Vehicle Charging Station and make your business a destination. Earn an incentive up to $2500 per station!
Electric Vehicle Owners are Loyal
25% of NHEC members surveyed who own Electric Vehicles said that they are more likely to patronize businesses that have public charging stations.
Invest in an Electric Vehicle Charging Station today, and put your business on the map.
Have you considered installing a charging station at your business. Electric vehicles are becoming more prevalent. Consumers are savvy and are willing to map their routes around public charging stations. Why not consider getting your business on the map?
Strengthen your brand image
Position your company as progressive and innovative
Support your corporate sustainability goals
Use work place charging as an added employee perk
Create a destination for your customers