As of February 18, 2020, the Province of BC has renewed funding for the Clean BC EV Charger Rebate Program. The total program funding is $4.8M until March 31, 2020 and $5.0M from April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021 or when funding runs out, whichever comes first.
For MURB and Workplace applications that received pre-approval on or before February 18, 2020, still need to be installed and the required program documents submitted online by the completion date included in the pre-approval email.
There are also several program updates including:
BC HYDRO SINGLE FAMILY HOME FUNDING ENDING MARCH 31, 2020
BC Hydro’s additional funding to the Provincial EV Charger Rebate program for single-family homes will end March 31, 2020 or when funding runs out, whichever comes first. After March 31, 2020, the province will continue to fund up to 50% of the purchase and installation costs of eligible, new, Level 2 charging equipment, to a maximum of $350 per approved charging station.
NEW CHARGER REQUIREMENTS FOR SINGLE FAMILY HOME PROGRAM
The single-family home program will now allow for plug-in chargers to be eligible for rebate if they are wall-mounted. The full list of charger requirements can be found on bchydro.com/evcharger
REBATE CHANGE FOR MURB ENERGIZED OUTLETS
Effective Feb 18th, 2020 the incentive for energized outlets is changing from a maximum of $2,000 to a maximum of $1,000 per outlet. If a customer has already received pre-approval for energized outlets before Feb 18th, 2020 they will be eligible for the higher rebate amount. The full list of rebate amounts can be found on bchydro.com/evcharger