Electric Vehicles for Municipalities Program

Funding Guide

The Electric Vehicles for Municipalities Program provides funding to municipalities to purchase electric vehicles, charging stations, and feasibility studies. This program provides funding for a variety of electric vehicle types, including:

  • Passenger Battery Electric Vehicles and Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Medium and Heavy-Duty Battery Electric Vehicles and Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Low Speed, Non-Road Battery Electric Vehicles and Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicles.

This program is administered by the Municipal Climate Change Action Centre.

Grant

Funding for:

  • Purchase or lease of new passenger vehicles, such as electric sedans, sport-utility vehicles, or trucks with funding up to $14,000 per vehicle.
  • Purchase or lease of new medium or heavy-duty vehicles such as electric garbage or yard trucks with funding up to 30 per cent of costs, up to $300,000 per vehicle.
  • Purchase or lease of new, low speed, non-road vehicles such as electric ice resurfacing vehicles or utility task vehicles with funding up to 30 per cent of costs, up to $50,000 per vehicle.

How to apply

Rolling intake of applications, and funding is first-come-first-serve, open to all municipalities within Alberta.