South Dakota's Department of Agriculture and DENR have merged.
You are viewing an archived site, please update bookmarks and visit our new website at
SOUTH DAKOTA Department of
Agriculture & Natural Resources

Protecting South Dakota's Tomorrow...Today!
Joe Foss Building
523 E Capitol Ave
Pierre, SD 57501-3182
Contact Us  Field Offices

Air Quality


VW EVCS Rebates-

On March 5, 2019, the Governor signed HB1258, giving spending authority for the Volkswagen Mitigation Trust funds. Of the $8,125,000 allotted to the state, currently $406,250 can be used for EVCS rebates. The Department will use VW funds from Category 9 (Light duty Zero Emissions Vehicle supply equipment) as rebates for the program.The program provides rebates to help purchase and install electric vehicle charging stations. The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources administers the programs in South Dakota. The rebate will be up to 80% of the charging station project.




Maximum Rebate Amount

Round 1 EVCS Rebates
VW Category 9
West River Electric Association Wall DCFC/L2
Watertown Municipal Utilities Watertown DCFC/L2
NorthWestern Energy Mitchell DCFC/L2
NorthWestern Energy Chamberlain DCFC/L2
Brookings Municipal Utilities Brookings DCFC/L2
West Central Electric Cooperative Murdo DCFC/L2
Sioux Valley Energy Sioux Falls DCFC/L2
Total for Round 1    


Top of page