California E-Bike Incentive Program
Electrified Adventures is an approved retailer for California's Electric Bike Incentive Program.
California's Electric Bike Incentive Program
California's Electric Bike Incentive Program was officially launched to incentivize residents to transition from traditional gasoline-powered vehicles to electric bikes. The program offers both financial and environmental benefits, and here's how it works:
Financial Incentives: The program provides vouchers, up to $2,000, to individuals who purchase qualifying e-bikes. These incentives aim to make e-bikes a more affordable and attractive option for Californians.
Reducing Congestion: By encouraging people to opt for e-bikes, California is aiming to reduce traffic congestion and alleviate the strain on the state's transportation infrastructure. Fewer vehicles on the road mean less traffic and a smoother commute for everyone.
Environmental Benefits: Electric bikes produce zero emissions, making them an eco-friendly mode of transportation. By promoting e-bikes, California hopes to reduce its carbon footprint and contribute to a cleaner environment.
Promoting Health and Wellness: E-bikes make cycling more accessible, even to those who might not have considered it before. This program not only helps individuals lead a more active lifestyle but also benefits their overall well-being.
How Do I Qualify?
- E-Bike Incentive vouchers will be granted to California residents who are 18 years or older that meet the defined income requirements.
- A portion of the incentives are set aside for priority applicants of a defined income range or that reside in a low-income/disadvantaged community.
What E-Bike can I buy, and where can I buy it?
- New Class 1, 2 and 3 electric bikes with an electric motor of less than or equal to 750 watts, operable pedals and integrated front and rear lights.
- Eligible e-bikes must have a minimum one-year manufacturer warranty and be fully assembled.
- E-bikes may only be purchased at approved brick and mortar stores and online retailers.
How much is the incentive?
- $1,000 – Base incentive voucher
- +$250 – Additional for priority applicants
- +$750 – Additional for purchase of approved cargo or adaptive e-bike
- $2,000 – Maximum total amount
Application Process: To receive the incentive, applicants need to follow the specific application process, which may include providing proof of purchase and other required documentation. Read full details at https://ebikeincentives.org/