Electric Vehicle & Infrastructure Funding Resources

Federal Funding
Who Can Access
How to Access
EPA Clean School Bus Rebates

-State and local government entities that provide bus service​

-Eligible contractors and nonprofit school transport associations​

-Native tribes, organizations, and schools​

Applications now open on EPA.gov

Federal Qualified Plug-In Electric Vehicle Tax Credit

-Individuals and businesses

-Passenger vehicles and light trucks

-Ranges between $2,500 - $7,500

IRS Form 30(D). Can be found here

Diesel Reduction Act (DERA) Program

-A state and federal program

-Regional, state, local or tribal agencies with jurisdiction over transportation or air quality

-Noneligible agencies can partner w eligible agencies

Federal – '22 request for applications can be found here

*Coming Soon*
EV Rebates through Efficiency Maine

-Individuals, businesses, organizations, governmental entities, tribes, non-profits, business fleets

-Up to $7,500 for governmental and tribal entities

Applications now open here

State Funding
Who Can Access
How to Access
Community Action Grants 

-Municipal and tribal governments

-Projects that reduce energy use/costs, make community more resilient to climate change

-Projects that align with Maine Wont Wait, the state climate action program 

-Summer deadline is Sept 20th, see more here

-Two rounds of funding, Summer and Winter

-Next round of funding becomes available in August 2022

EV Rebates through Efficiency Maine

-Individuals, businesses, organizations, governmental entities, tribes, non-profits, business fleets

-Up to $7,500 for governmental and tribal entities

Applications now open here

Diesel Reduction Act (DERA) Program

-A state and federal program

-Regional, state, local or tribal agencies with jurisdiction over transportation or air quality

-Noneligible agencies can partner w eligible agencies

Contact Lynne Cayting by email or 207-287-7599

EV Charging Infrastructure Initiative 

-Financial incentives to expand Maine’s public EV charging network 

-Applications not yet available 

-See information here 

*Coming Soon*