All customer facing DEEP services have returned to normal business operations. For detailed information on what this means, visit our “New Normal” website: DEEP New Normal Information

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CHEAPR Board Needs You!
CHEAPR is looking for candidates to apply for and fill vacancies on the CHEAPR Board! See below for more information.


The Connecticut Hydrogen and Electric Automobile Purchase Rebate (CHEAPR) program and CHEAPR Board were established by section 22a-202 of the Connecticut General Statutes (C.G.S.). The CHEAPR Board is responsible for setting rebate levels and determining income eligibility requirements for Connecticut residents who purchase or lease new or used hydrogen vehicles or electric vehicles rebates, as well as conducting an annual evaluation of the CHEAPR program.

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CHEAPR Board Members

The CHEAPR Board consists of the DEEP Commissioner as the chairperson, the Commissioner of Consumer Protection, the president of the Connecticut Green Bank or their respective designees, and six appointed members meeting the ascribed qualifications in G.G.S. section 22a-202(a).

List of Current Board Members

CHEAPR Board Vacancies

DEEP intends to use a broad-based recruitment effort to attract diverse candidates to apply for open seats on the CHEAPR Board.

CHEAPR Board Member Vacancy - Informational Questionnaire

CHEAPR Board Meetings

CHEAPR Board meetings are now scheduled to occur quarterly via Zoom. All Board meetings are scheduled from 3:00-5:00 PM and Zoom meeting information may be accessed on DEEP's Calendar of Events and on the Secretary of State's Public Meeting Calendar.


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Upcoming Meetings

Note: All Board meetings are scheduled from 3:00-5:00 PM via Zoom.

  • Wednesday, September 22nd
  • Thursday, December 16th
  • Thursday, March 17th
  • Thursday, June 16th
  • Thursday, September 15th
  • Thursday, December 15th


Board Activity


June 3, 2021

Meeting Agenda

Main Presentation

Meeting Minutes (Draft)


February 24, 2021 - Board Meeting

Meeting Agenda

Main Presentation




Content last updated September 10, 2021