Drive Clean Rebate for Car Dealers

Sell Electric at Your Dealership

If you are a car dealer in New York State that sells new electric cars, you can sign up online to offer the Drive Clean Rebate to your customers.

How the Drive Clean Rebate Works for Dealers

Once your dealership is enrolled in the program, processing a rebate is an easy online process.

1) Reduce purchace price by the rebate amount at the point of sale. Up to $2,000 off. 2) Submit your rebate application online. 3) Receive your rebate payment from NYSERDA by mail or electronically.

Things to Remember

  • The rebate is only available to New York State residents, businesses, and government entities
  • See the list of Drive Clean Rebate eligible cars and rebate amounts
  • Purchases and leases are eligible. Lease term must be at least 36 months
  • Rebate applications need to be submitted online within 60 days of vehicle delivery
  • Full program requirements are listed in the Implementation Manual. See Dealer Resources for more information.

Available Funding

Open to New York State residents, the Drive Clean Rebate offers a point-of-sale rebate of up to $2,000 toward the purchase of a new electric car. The chart on the left displays how much rebate funding is still available. Please make sure to check this page before purchasing an eligible electric car. Data is updated regularly as Drive Clean rebates are fulfilled at dealerships.

Enroll Today

Submit your online applicationLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. to enroll in the program. After your application has been approved, you will receive an email with login credentials and instructions for accessing the dealer web portal. You’ll also receive a welcome email with information about how to get started.

Have Questions?

Contact the program administrator:
Phone: 866-595-7917
Email: NYDriveClean@energycenter.org