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


This is a competitive grant solicitation. The California Energy Commission’s (CEC’s) Clean Transportation Program announces the availability of up to $24 million in grant funds. The purpose of the Convenient, High-Visibility, Low-Cost Level 2 Charging (CHiLL-2) solicitation is to: 

  1. Demonstrate replicable and scalable business and technology models to deploy Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) chargers. 
  2. Improve public awareness of and confidence in Level 2 charging access through high-density, high-visibility installations. 
  3. Provide Level 2 charging access in disadvantaged and/or low-income communities.  
  4. Provide reliable and readily accessible chargers.

Additional Information

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

Solicitation Events

April 17, 2023 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Remote Access Only

Solicitation Contact

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