Charge Electric

Charging an electric car can be convenient and easy, and can save drivers money compared to fueling with gasoline. Interested in learning more about charging electric cars? Read up on charging basics.

Charging Information for Drivers

Are you an electric car driver looking for information about how and where to charge your car? Learn about all the options in New York State for charging electric cars and find information about ways to save money charging your car through programs offered by your electric utility.

Destination Charging Stations

How it Works

Use a charging station app to find one of 1,750+ charging stations that is by your destination. Depending upon its host, using it may be free or cost a small fee

When to Use It

Ideal for topping off when you park somewhere for a while, like a workplace or a parking garage.

On-The-Go Charging Stations

How it Works

Pay and use any of the 100+ NYS fast chargers to rapidly charge your car, similar to how you would use a conventional gas station.

When to Use It

As a stopover on longer road trips when you need to charge up as you go.

Charging Information for Site Owners

Do you manage a commercial property, a retail store, a public parking facility, a multifamily building, or a similar type of site? If so, becoming an electric vehicle (EV) charging station owner may be good for business. Your facility can serve as an attractive destination for electric car owners, whether they are your customers or tenants. Not only do electric car drivers like to “top off” wherever they go, but many savvy consumers plan longer trips with charging breaks in mind.