Our EV Strategy

Increased adoption of EVs will allow us to integrate more renewables into our grid. Learn more about Electrification of Transportation

Electric Vehicles - EV

Latest EV News

Hawaiian Electric and ev.energy launch Smart Charge Hawaii to help electric vehicle drivers optimize charging. Read More
Hawaiian Electric launches Charge Up Commercial pilot to reduce upfront costs of installing EV chargers. Read More
Hawaiian Electric adding more EV fast chargers on Oahu. Read More

Why Driving an Electric Vehicle (EV) is Good for Our Community

  • Promotes a clean energy future for Hawaii as clean, renewable energy is increasingly added to the grid
  • Reduces need for imported oil
  • Reduces fossil fuel emissions and noise pollution



Save money and find other perks, rebates and tax credits for EV owners.



How will an EV affect your electric bill? Find ways to save through our rate plans.

Engine Vehicle Basics

EV Basics

Learn about EV basics and charging options.



Learn about different charging technologies, available EV models, and more!

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to frequently asked questions about electric vehicles.

Fast Charging icon

EV Fast Charging

Information about Hawaiian Electric's DC Fast Charger Stations and location map.

Our EV Strategy for the Future

What role do electric vehicles play in the future of Hawaii and our clean energy goals?

Electrification of Transportation Strategic Roadmap

Our Electrification of Transportation (EoT) Strategic Roadmap details how the increased adoption of EVs will allow us to integrate even more renewables into our grid by encouraging battery charging demand during periods of the day when solar energy is abundant.

Electric Vehicle Critical Backbone Study

Our Electric Vehicle Critical Backbone Study (PDF) pinpoints areas where public EV charging options can create a "critical backbone" to support EV-driving commuters and tourists and help optimize operation of the electric grid.