SMUD - Commercial Electric Vehicle Incentive Program

July 05, 2023


Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) offers rebates to commercial customers for electric vehicle charging installations. For more information, visit the program website or email

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: California
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: SMUD
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Load Management
  • Passenger Electric Vehicles
  • Medium-Duty Electric Vehicles
  • Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicles
  • Electric School Buses
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
  • Direct Current Fast Charging Equipment
Incentive Amount: PEV Fleet Rebates
$750 - $15,000, varies by vehicle class and weight.

PEV Chargers
Level 1 EVSE: $500/handle
Level 2 EVSE: $4,500/handle
Public DCFC >50kW: $30,000/DCFC unit
School bus DCFC < 25kW: $7,500/DCFC unit
School bus DCFC > 50kW: $15,000/DCFC unit
Stub outs: $250/stub out
Transformer Upgrade Support: $5,000/project
Panel Upgrade Support: $1,000/project


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 1500.00 $


Name: Business Customer Service
Organization: SMUD
Phone: (187) 762-2768

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.