Posts Tagged incentives

Rebates Drive Up EV Sales By 74% In New York

New York governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s office has announced that the new state rebate of up to $2,000 off new plug-in purchases, has contributed to the high growth of plug-in electric vehicle sales in across the state. The Drive Clean Rebate was introduced on March 21, and since then (between…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 9

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South Korea To Tweak Incentives To Include Tesla

Tesla recently began sales of its electric vehicles in South Korea in June, but at launch those EVs weren’t covered by the generous regional subsidies of up to 26 million won (over $23,100), available for other offerings. Now all that is going to change. The problem with the incentive in South…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 4

Get Ready For Sales! Oregon Now Offers $2,500 EV Rebate

Oregon has become a lot more EV friendly, as the Oregon House approved a $5.3 billion, 10-year transportation funding package (HB 2017), that includes plug-in vehicle incentives. The major point are point-of-purchase rebates (full Bill details below): up to $1,500 for plug-in cars with battery pack up to 10 kWh up…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 18

Canada Getting Serious With Big EV Incentive Plan

Big deals could be coming up North. Electric vehicle sales in Canada continue to improve, with the Chevrolet Volt leading the way. Last week, the national government announced a comprehensive plan to, “increase the number of zero-emission vehicles (ZEVS) on Canadian roads by 2018.” The gist is that since the transportation…

5 months ago by Sebastian Blanco 30

New York Will Launch $2,000 Electric Vehicle Rebate Program

New York will soon become more EV-friendly as officials announced the start of a rebate program for purchasing plug-in cars. It’s expected that by April 1, buyers of zero-emission or plug-in hybrid cars will receive a $2,000 rebate, making the switch to electric drive that much smoother. The National Conference…

8 months ago by Mark Kane 17