Check out this EV cost calculator
Did you know that driving an EV in the state of Florida costs roughly one-third when compared with driving a gasoline vehicle? And that is based on fuel alone! When considering reduced maintenance costs, the savings could be even greater! Check out the Vehicle Cost Calculator from the Department of Energy that helps to compare the total cost of ownership for most vehicle types available today.
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 18,000 charging stations across the country.
Find a charging station
Locate a public charging station near your address or ZIP code. Be sure to book mark the page for future use.
Have an EV question?
Send an email to Tampa Electric at email@example.com.
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