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Charging Demystified

Connecticut encourages placement of EV chargers in homes, workplaces, and multi-modal transportation hubs. The ideal location for an EV charger is in a safe, well-lit location in close proximity to public areas such as grocery stores or malls.

Connecticut is also evaluating opportunities to support fuel cell electric vehicles and the expansion of the hydrogen refueling station infrastructure.

Destination Electric

Destination Electric Logo Small businesses across Connecticut and the Northeast are joining Destination Electric to show you just how great life can be with an electric car. A life full of exploring new places and uncovering your greatest memories is ahead of you, and an electric car can get you there.

Support driving electric and driving exploration by checking out the places you can visit in Connecticut!

EV Charging FAQ

Are you charging at home, at work, or on the road?

What's the difference between Level 1 charging, Level 2 charging or DC Fast Charging?

This FAQ will answer your EV charging questions and explain the various types of EV charging.

Just need to find a charging station? Use the US Department of Energy's interactive map or smartphone app for iOS or Android!

Workplace Charging

Besides charging your electric vehicle overnight at home, the second place you are likely to spend an extended amount of time is at work.

If your company is interested in installing an electric vehicle charging station at your workplace, then it is important to understand the six elements of a successful workplace charging program.

Explore the ways workplace charging can provide employees the convenience of charging while they are at work. 


State and municipal agencies interested in installing EV charging stations will find helpful information in the Guidelines for the Installation of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at State-Owned Facilities.

EV Charging Equipment Vendors on State Contract

The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) of the State of Connecticut (CT) sought proposals from vendors to assist in the implementation of a wide range of Electrical Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) equipment and infrastructure options. 

DAS selected vendors to streamline the public sector's EV charging equipment procurement process. Selected vendors are listed under Contract #21PSX0027 - Electric Vehicle Services Equipment (EVSE), Installation and Site Development.


Please contact us at DEEP.mobilesources@ct.gov if you have questions or need further information.

Content last updated January 18, 2024