Drive Clean Station Program Accepting Applications

The City of Chicago is now accepting applications for Drive Clean Fast Charging projects. Projects must take place in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry, or Will counties.

Drive Clean Station is a first-come, first-reviewed competitive grant program aimed at expanding the network of plug-in electric vehicle DC fast-charge stations throughout the 6 county Chicago area (Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will Counties) of Illinois. The program is seeking applications from public and private entities that want to install and/or upgrade DC fast charging stations.

Up to $ 825,000 in grant funds are available for program. Approved projects will be eligible for reimbursable grant awards of up to 30% of single station costs.

Applications are due on July 31, 2017, by 5:00 pm.  Visit Drive Clean Chicago for more information.