Incentives — USA

Hawaii


Electric Vehicle (EV) High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane

  • What:
    Qualified EVs affixed with special state-issued EV license plates may use HOV lanes.

Parking Fee Exemptions

  • What:
    EV’s are also exempt from parking fees charged by non-federal governmental authority.

Plug-In Electric Vehicle Charging Rate Incentive – Hawaiian Electric Company

  • What:
    Hawaiian Electric Company offers Electric Vehicle (EV) Pilot Rates for both residential and commercial customers.
  • How Much:
    The pilot EV rates are available to 1,000 customers on Oahu, 300 in Maui County, and 300 on the Island of Hawaii for charging highway-capable, four-wheeled battery electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.

Transportation Energy Diversification Project

  • What:
    Grant opportunity for the acquisition of EVs, installation of EV charging infrastructure, etc.

EV and EVSE Rebates

  • What:
    Qualified Hawaii residents, businesses, government agencies, and non-profit agencies may apply for rebates for the purchase of plug-in hybrid and battery electric vehicles (EVs) and EVSE through the Hawaii EV Ready Rebate Program.
  • How Much:
    EV rebates are 20% of the vehicle purchase price, up to $4,500, and are restricted to one EV per applicant. EVSE rebates are 30% of the charging system cost including installation, up to $500.