Tax incentives and/or other incentives for drivers of electric vehicles in 35228.
Alabama Power offers a discounted TOU rate to residential customers that own or lease a EV. Under this rate rider, customers receive a discount on all energy consumed during the discount period without separately metering EV charging. For more information, see the Alabama Power EV rate website.
Effective January 1, 2020, EV owners must pay an annual fee in addition to standard registration fees. All-electric vehicle owners must pay an annual fee of $200 and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle owners must pay an annual fee of $100. Beginning July 1, 2023 and every fourth year thereafter, EV fees will increase by $3. A portion of fees contribute to the Electric Transportation Infrastructure Grant Program, which provides grants for EV charging stations. (Reference Code of Alabama 40-12-242)
Alabama utilities joined the National Electric Highway Coalition (NEHC), committing to create a network of direct current fast charging (DCFC) stations connecting major highway systems from the Atlantic Coast to the Pacific of the United States. NEHC utility members agree to ensure efficient and effective fast charging deployment plans that enable long distance EV travel, avoiding duplication among coalition utilities, and complement existing corridor DCFC sites. For more information, including a list of participating utilities and states, see the NEHC website.
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