Plug-In & Save
Check out the eGallon cost calculator
Did you know that fueling your car with gasoline in the state of Florida costs roughly three times more than fueling with electricity? Check out the eGallon cost calculator from the Department of Energy that tells you how much it costs to drive an electric vehicle the same distance you could travel on a gallon of unleaded gasoline.
Energy Planner can help you save even more
If you're looking for additional savings, you might consider Tampa Electric's free Energy Planner program. Energy Planner offers lower pricing throughout the day that can save you money. That's not all. With Energy Planner, you can take advantage of lower rates to run all the appliances and lights in your home. The program is free and available to customers living in a single-family home. Visit Energy Planner to learn more.
Current incentives can help
Federal tax incentives tend to change from year to year. The U.S. Department of Energy website provides a list of incentives for electric vehicles and incentives for charging equipment. There are no monetary incentives available through the state of Florida.
Locate electric vehicle charging stations
There will be times when you will need access to a charging station away from home. The following resources may help you locate available public charging stations.
- ChargePoint® is the largest network of independently owned charging stations.
- The U.S. Department of Energy website lets you search among more than 4,300 charging stations across the country.