Multifamily Housing and Small Business EV Charger Program




PG&E, in partnership with Ecology Action, will install Level 1 and Level 2 EV chargers at multifamily housing (MFH) units, not-for-profit organizations and small businesses, at no cost for sites located in a priority community. The program includes an education campaign for site residents and employees to increase awareness about the charger installation and other EV benefits and incentives.

Program Details

The program will:
  • Install Level 1 or Level 2 chargers at multifamily housing, not-for-profit organizations and small businesses at no cost to the property owner for sites located in a priority community.*
  • Pay for two years of networking and software fees.
  • Provide a site-specific Operations and Maintenance (O&M) plan.
*Cost share is required for sites located outside of a priority community.
Level 1 and 2 charges installed at no cost to site host. The installation includes connecting an electric panel to chargers in assigned or shared parking spaces.


Program Eligibility

Applicant must:
  • Be a multifamily, not-for-profit organization or small business property within the PG&E service area.
  • Be a PG&E electric customer.
  • Have existing electrical capacity that supports new EV charging ports.
  • Review and agree to the program terms and conditions (PDF).


Information and Application

For FAQ's and more information click here.

Eligible customers may apply for the program by completing the Multifamily Housing and Small Business EV Charger Program application.


The City of Benicia complies with the following:

Health and Safety Code, Division 13. Housing, Part 2.5 State Building Standards

Assembly Bill No. 970, Chapter 710