The City of Dublin has installed new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at two City facilities, Shannon Community Center (11600 Shannon Avenue) and Fallon Sports Park (lower level, Central Parkway at Fallon Road). These stations are in addition to the charging stations already in place at the Dublin Library (200 Civic Plaza). The charging station at Fallon Sports Park can accommodate three cars at one time, while the new station at Shannon Community Center can accommodate two cars at once. The cost for charging at any of the stations is $0.28 per kWh.
These additional EV charging stations were funded in part by a grant from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District as part of their Charge! Program.
Since our 3 EV charging stations were installed at the library in March 2012, public usage has resulted in the following:
The SunShares program makes it easier and more affordable for Bay Area residents to go solar or purchase an electric vehicle. SunShares offers discounts, free workshops and helps renters learn more about their clean energy options. Plus, residents can still take advantage of the 30% Federal Tax Credit.
Register before November 30th to receive:
- 15% Discount Off Solar: SunShares pools the group buying power of cities and businesses to get discounted pricing from solar companies and EV dealerships.
- Pre-vetted Solar Providers: PetersenDean, SkyTech Solar and Solar Technologies were selected to offer high quality, discounted solar installation. Sign a solar contract by December 31, 2018, to move forward with solar installation.
- EV Discount Code: To see the deals and to receive your discount code, visit www.bayareasunshares.org by November 15, 2018.
Third Party Technical Advice and Education: Workshops and webinars are held to help residents understand the basics of solar, electric vehicles, financing options, options as a renter and answer questions. Register by November 30th to receive a no-cost, no-obligation solar proposal outlining what solar will look like on your rooftop and financing options at www.bayareasunshares.org.