Points of Interest
Message from Gov. Cox , Utah
What Is ChargeWest TM?
ChargeWestTM is a collection of Intermountain West states which are committed to improving electric corridors across the western United States; building infrastructure on rural gateway communities, state and national parks, monuments , recreation areas and scenic by-ways. The states involved are Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
"The ChargeWest™ project is critical to help Montana address barriers to electric vehicle adoption and increase access to electric vehicle charging in one of the most rural states in the country"
– Kyla Maki
Energy Resource Professional,
Montana Energy Office, DEQ
Maps & Apps
Useful Maps and Apps that make traveling in Montana easier for the EV traveler
Resources & Reporting
Get access to the latest resources and EV incentives in Montana
Vehicle Cost Calculator
This tool uses basic information about your driving habits to calculate total cost of ownership and emissions for makes and models of most vehicles, including alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles. Also see the cost calculator widgets.
Studies, Research & Tools
[Coming Soon in 2023]
Laws & Incentives
Get the latest information on Montana’s laws and incentives towards EV’s
Updated July 2022
State, Local and Federal Incentives
Updated July 2022
Yellowstone-Teton Clean Cities is a partner on the ChargeWest™ project to support the cohesive roll-out of electric vehicle charging station infrastructure in the intermountain west, support branding efforts to allow for the system to be highly recognizable and to provide electric vehicle consumer education.
State Contacts & Partners
Local contacts and statewide partnerships for ChargeWestTM
The Montana Department of Environmental Quality is home to a dedicated team of professionals, engineers, and scientists who work hard to implement Montana’s environmental laws and provide high quality public service and technical assistance. Our team is here to serve you and ensure all Montanans have clean air, water, and land free from contamination for generations to come.