Charge at home?
Get up to $120 from BGE.
EV drivers can enroll in BGE's EVsmart® program and unlock up to $120 in rebates and annual savings.*

How it works

Sign up for evPulse.

evPulse makes it easy for BGE customers to enroll in EVsmart® programs and take advantage of program perks. Set up a free account and authorize evPulse to connect with your vehicle — takes less than a minute!
Create free account

Enroll in EVsmart programs.

During evPulse registration, you'll have the option to enroll in one or more of BGE's EVsmart® programs:

Home Charging Incentive

Tesla, Hyundai, Kia, Toyota, and Lexus electric vehicle drivers with a home charger can qualify to earn a $50/ year incentive for charging off-peak 90% of the time.

How to apply:
Sign up for evPulse first, then apply for the EVsmart Home Charging Incentive on BGE's website.

Vehicle Charging Time of Use Rate
Tesla, Hyundai, Kia, Toyota, and Lexus electric vehicle drivers with a home charger or EV owners with ChargePoint® & Wallbox® home charging stations can access discounted at-home charging and save up to $120/year.*

How to apply:
Sign up for evPulse first, then apply for the EVsmart Vehicle Time of Use Rate on BGE's website.

Smart Charge Management Program

Program enrollment concluded June 1st, 2024. Join the waitlist or learn more about BGE's other EV programs.

Enjoy driver benefits.

BGE will review your eligibility and follow up by email within 2 weeks to confirm your acceptance into the program(s).

While you're waiting, you can access your evPulse benefits right away! After creating an account, go to evPulse to check out your personalized dashboard.

Your home charging data will update in real-time once you begin charging regularly.

Reduce EV charging costs by over 30% and get rewarded! >>



Why join?

BGE's EVsmart® program not only rewards you for charging at home, but can help you save time and money by simplifying your charging routine.

Big savings.

Take advantage of EVsmart programs to lower your monthly energy bill and get rewarded for charging during the smartest times.

Smarter energy.

Your evPulse dashboard keeps track of your home charging habits and helps you charge when electricity costs are lowest.

Real impact.

Making smarter charging decisions will help your electric grid become more reliable. By participating, you'll play a key role in shaping the future of EV charging. 

Activate ongoing savings and yearly incentives! >>


About evPulse

A green future for Maryland and beyond.

evPulse is a product of WeaveGrid in partnership with BGE. WeaveGrid’s mission is to drive rapid decarbonization in global transport and power sectors by intelligently connecting electric vehicles to the grid.
Our software makes it cheaper and safer for utilities to support the growth of electric vehicles, increase renewable energy adoption, and save customers money.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is evPulse?

evPulse helps EV drivers access valuable benefits, save money, and simplify their charging experience.

Which EVs do you support?

Certain plug-in electric vehicles from Kia, Hyundai, Toyota, Lexus, and Tesla, as well as select home charging stations from ChargePoint and Wallbox are eligible for the the Vehicle Charging Time of Use Rate.

Stay tuned for updates on other supported vehicle makes in the future. Check your vehicle eligibility

How does evPulse protect user data?

evPulse is committed to securing users’ data. We do not share your EV or personal data with third parties and maintain stringent data security and privacy protection procedures to ensure that no details about our users or their charging and driving patterns are misused or disclosed to unauthorized parties. For more details see our privacy policy.

Who created evPulse?

evPulse was created by WeaveGrid - founded in 2018. Details on WeaveGrid and its team can be found at

Is there a fee to join evPulse?

No. evPulse is free for EV drivers!

How does it work?

To use evPulse, you create an account with your email address and a password you select, then authorize evPulse to connect with your electric vehicle. The process takes seconds and simply requires entering the credentials for your electric vehicle’s mobile app.

After you connect your EV, complete your enrollment in the EV Time of Use Rate on BGE’s website.

Once enrolled, you can save up to $120 a year or more for the typical EV driver.* BGE will determine your eligibility and notify you of your program status via email.

For more information on Smart Charge Management, click here.

EVsmart is a program developed by BGE to promote EV adoption - you can learn more at BGE EVsmart.

Have other questions?

*Savings estimate based on driver receiving the $120 annual savings through charging off-peak on the Vehicle Charging Time of Use Rate, versus costs under an R Residential rate - typical for Rate participants. Eligibility and participation requirements must be satisfied.

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