Solicitation Type
Grant Funding Opportunity
Solicitation Number
Solicitation Status
Awarded   —   Notice of Proposed Award
(Cover Letter, Results Table)
Fuels and Transportation
Clean Transportation Program
Release Date
Submission Deadline
Questions Deadline


The purpose of this solicitation is to:  

  • Demonstrate replicable and scalable business and technology models that can deploy electric vehicle (EV) charging stations to serve rural EV drivers. 
  • Support travel by rural EV drivers, especially those from low-income or disadvantaged communities.  
  • Provide EV charging access in rural areas that are not served or inadequately served by charging stations.  
  • Provide support and maintenance services to ensure reliable and readily accessible chargers.  
  • Engage local rural communities and businesses to increase charger awareness and promote EV adoption.

Additional Information

  • Pre-Application Workshop Presentations (See Solicitation Files)
  • Pre-Application Workshop Recording (See Event Page)
  • Pre-Application Attendee List (See Solicitation Files)
  • Questions and Answers (See Solicitation Files)
  • Addendum 1 (See Solicitation Files)
  • Addendum 2 (See Solicitation Files)
  • Notice of Proposed Award Cover Letter and Results Table (See Solicitation Files)
  • Revised Notice of Proposed Award Cover Letter and Results Table (See Solicitation Files)

Solicitation Events

January 5, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Remote Access Only

Solicitation Contact

Please contact the Energy Commission agreement officer within the solicitation manual.