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RGE Incentives & Programs

Earn Monthly RG&E Rewards with OptimizEV

Earn Monthly RG&E Rewards with OptimizEV  logo
OptimizEV is a smart charging incentive program available to NYSEG/RG&E residential customers who own or lease an EV with an L2 home charger.

By participating in OptimizEV, you’ll earn incentives and help to create a more sustainable future, simply by adopting a smart EV charging routine that shifts the bulk of your charging to off-peak times to help balance the electrical grid and drive down energy costs.

OptimizEV offers two tiers of participation, so you can select the option that best suits your home EV charging routine. Regardless of the tier you choose, you’ll enroll, participate, and receive insightful feedback via our easy-to-use mobile app or web portal hosted by our technology partner ev.energy

1. Learn more by reviewing our Program Guide.
This guide contains helpful information about this program and how to earn incentives for smart charging.
2. Check the Qualifying Products List to see if your EV is eligible.
3. Create your ev.energy account on the web portal.
4. Download the ev.energy app to complete onboarding.
5. Charge to earn monthly rewards.

Visit the RG&E Website to learn more about OptimizeEV.

The OptimizEV Program cannot be combined with the EV Time of Use Rate Plan.

RGE Time of Use Program

RGE Time of Use Program logo
If the OptimizEV program isn't right for you, the EV Time Of Use Rate Plan may be a good option. This plan allows you to adjust your charging schedule to make an impact on your monthly electric bills.