Resources for EV Owners


EV Charger Types 

Level 1 

Level 2 

DC Fast 

1 kW power output 

7-19 kW power output 

50-350 kW power output 

Approximately 5 miles of range per 1 hour of charging 

Approximately 25 miles of range per 1 hour of charging 

Approximately 100 to 200+ miles of range per 30 minutes of charging 

For home charging. This type of charger is the equivalent of plugging your vehicle into a household outlet 

For home, workplace, or public charging 

For public charging 


For more detailed information regarding EV charger types, plugs, and vehicles, visit the Department of Transportation’s EV Basics website



Looking for a charger near you? PlugShare offers a website and phone app dedicated to EV charger locations. Users can search for nearby EV chargers by company, charger type (Level 2 or DC Fast), or plug type. In addition, PlugShare users can post about their charging speed and experience at individual EV charging stations, providing important information for future users. 


BGE EVsmart Program 

Whether you’re an electric vehicle (EV) driver, considering buying an EV, or even a multifamily property owner, BGE’s EVsmart Program gives you the rebates, tools, and information you need to charge faster, smarter, and more conveniently than ever before. Learn more here


Maryland’s EV Transition 

Learn more about EV trends in Maryland at the Department of Transportation’s website


Frequently Asked Questions