Prices range depending on the station
As of May 1, 2021, the cost to charge at BC Hydro EV stations is:
- 12 cents per minute for 25 kW charging ($3.60 for 30 minutes)
- 21 cents per minute for 50 kW charging ($6.30 for 30 minutes)
- 27 cents per minute for 100 kW charging ($8.10 for 30 minutes) – not yet deployed on our network
Check station signage or the BC Hydro EV app for the current fees. For other service networks in B.C., the price is typically around 20 cents per minute to 30 cents per minute for 50-kilowatt charging. Use PlugShare to find out before you go.
Note that rates at fast charging stations don’t include parking fees. Be sure to check signage or PlugShare to see if a specific station requires payment for parking.