Electric Vehicles Initiative
Iowa DOT Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Deployment Plan
Policy Toolkit for EV Deployment
Winter Weather Case Study: Des Moines
EV Models and Fleet Options
Rebates and Incentives
MidAmerican offers Iowa customers a rebate up to $500 towards the purchase or lease of a new Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) or Plug-in hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV). Other qualifications apply, program ends January 31st, 2023.
High Quality Jobs Program offers state tax incentives to business projects for the production of biomass and alternative fuels. A complied list of this program and other incentives, laws and regulations can be found on this page.
Fleet Conversion Process and Procurement
Other EV Charging Resources
The Alternative Fuels Data Center provides a checklist for organizations considering installing EV charging infrastructure. The guide covers everything from equipment and installation costs to permitting and signage.
The Eastern Iowa Readiness Plan covers the benefits, barriers and best practices of EV charging at multifamily housing units.
The Electric Vehicle Council researched EV consumer behavior looking at owner demographics, where and when owners recharge, and how they interact with charging equipment and stations. The project report answers all of these questions and gives the public a deeper understanding of EV charging habits and trends.
- Joint Office Funds EV Charging Collaboration with NASEO and AASHTO
- Pole Mounted Electric Vehicle Charging
EV Charging Station Locator
A five-year formula grant program meant to establish a national network of electric vehicle charging stations.
FHWA Approved Wayfinding Signage
Wayfinding signage displayed above helps EV drives locate and navigate to and from a charging station.
Station signage helps identify a charging station and helps communicate site policies
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin signed the REV Midwest memorandum of understanding in September 2021 to standardize regulations, accelerate fleet electrification and collaborate across the region.
This resource from the Alternative Fuels Data Center covers the basics and major considerations of electric, plug-in and hybrid vehicle conversions.