Now’s the Time to Drive an Electric Vehicle

From high cost savings to smooth driving performance, there are many benefits to owning or leasing an electric vehicle (EV)—and, with our portfolio of clean transportation initiatives, it’s now easier than ever before. So for all those ready to drive electric: IT’S ON.


Why Drive Electric?

With our clean transportation efforts, we’re removing the barriers to EV ownership, giving you more control, more time, and more freedom to enjoy the ride.

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The Cost of Energy vs. Gas

Driving electric is more affordable than you might think—compare the cost of energy with the cost of gas, and see how much you can save on fuel.

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An EV for
Every Lifestyle

Whether you’re cruising up to Encinitas for a morning surf or trekking to Dana Point for a family getaway, there’s an electric vehicle for every preference and need—and every budget, too. See how easy it is to drive electric.

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Find Your Next Car

Ready to start driving electric? Our EV finder makes it easy and painless to browse, test, and buy the right electric vehicle for you.

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Charging Made Easy

Whether at home or on the go, there are many private and public charging options available to you, making EV charging fast and convenient.

Power up your EV

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Refuel, Anywhere You Are

From the coast, to South Orange County, to Downtown San Diego, there are now thousands of new charging stations across the region, so you never have to worry about your next charge.

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Already Own an EV?

Well hello there, EV owner! Congratulations on embracing a greener lifestyle. We want you to get all the support you need to make your EV ownership experience the best it can be.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to the most common questions about electric vehicles.

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A Clean Transportation Movement

Learn about the other projects we have going on to electrify transportation in San Diego and South Orange County.

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2019 San Diego Electric Vehicle Day

Want to learn all about  electric vehicles? Join us at the world's largest electric vehicle event on Sept. 14th, 2019!

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SDG&E Gets Greenlight to Launch Major Program to Build Chargers for Electric Buses, Trucks and More


Program will help businesses and public agencies transition to zero-emission transportation.

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Local Electric Vehicle Drivers Receiving $850 Credit On SDG&E Bill


Over 21,000 EV drivers applied for the Electric Vehicle Climate Credit.

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Port of San Diego Cruise Ship Terminal Equipped With New Chargers For Electric Equipment Ahead of Cruise Season


Nine electric chargers installed to reduce air pollution

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