$50 for Tesla drivers in PGE service territory.
Connect your EV for rebates and simplified, low cost, smart EV charging.

How it works


Apply with PGE

Apply for the PGE evPulse Smart Charging Program on PGE's website: PGE - Home Charging .


Connect your Tesla

Watch your email for an evPulse sign-up link from PGE. Connect your vehicle to evPulse using your existing Tesla account - takes less than a minute. You’ll receive an email from PGE in 2-3 weeks confirming program enrollment.


Receive your Rebate

Once enrolled, you will receive a $50 incentive payment. In addition, you will receive seasonal rewards when you participate in managed charging. You’ll automatically have your EV charging optimally scheduled for periods of lowest cost and the best time for the grid.

Connect your EV to get $50 and more


The optimized charging experience

With PGE Smart Charging Program charge benefits, you never have to worry about planning your EV charging again.

Simply plug in when you park at home - your car will charge to meet your needs, when your energy rates are least expensive and when the grid stress is lowest.

Plug in at home

Get schedule notifications

Charge up and go

Connect your EV to get $50 and more


About evPulse

A clean future for Oregon and beyond

evPulse is a product of WeaveGrid in collaboration with Portland General Electric. WeaveGrid’s mission is to drive rapid decarbonization in global transport and power sectors by intelligently connecting electric vehicles to the grid.
Our software makes it cheaper and safer for utilities to support the growth of electric vehicles, increase renewable energy adoption and save customers money.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is evPulse?

evPulse helps EV drivers access valuable benefits, save money and simplify their charging experience.

Do you support non-Tesla EVs?

evPulse is currently only available for Tesla owners, but stay tuned for updates on other supported vehicle makes in the future.

How does evPulse protect user data?

evPulse is committed to securing users’ data. We do not share your EV or personal data with third parties and maintain stringent data security and privacy protection procedures to ensure that no details about our users or their charging and driving patterns are misused or disclosed to unauthorized parties. For more details see our privacy policy.

Who created evPulse?

evPulse was created by WeaveGrid - founded in 2018. Details on WeaveGrid and its team can be found at www.weavegrid.com.

Is there a fee to join evPulse?

No, evPulse is free for EV owners!

How does optimized charging work?

Once your Tesla vehicle is connected in the registration process and you've been approved for enrollment in the PGE Smart Charging Program, you will start having your charging optimally scheduled each time you plug in at home.

Our application identifies the lowest-cost periods you can charge in order to meet your upcoming driving needs while considering overall grid conditions. You'll automatically be scheduled to charge during those periods.

You'll receive notifications about your upcoming schedule via the channel you prefer (Web and/or SMS) and can skip your proposed charge schedule if you need.

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