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National EV Charging Recognition Program

Nominate an EV Charging Hero!

Submit yourself or others

As the U.S. undertakes the significant effort required to electrify our transportation system, it’s important to recognize and honor successful trailblazers in the industry: the companies and institutions that are moving now, demonstrating real commitment via innovative actions, partnerships, and proven results. The Connect the Watts recognition program celebrates these leaders within the EV charging ecosystem.

Select the appropriate form below to apply for our recognition program. If you have any questions or want to provide supporting documents to accompany your application, email

Do you have utility coordination guidelines* for the construction of EV infrastructure published on your website? (*specific to public infrastructure developers, not for individual/residential installation)*
How many employees are dedicated to EV charging feasibility, land easements, engineering design, and/or construction resources?*
Do you maintain ongoing (in-stock) inventory of transformers suited for EV charging readily available for EV-related projects?*
Do you accept Access Agreement language in lieu of Easements? (for more information about Access Agreement language, visit Utility Best Practices section of the Connect The Watts website:*
Do you empower EV charging infrastructure companies to create the easement land description and exhibits for you?*
Are there well-established timelines for each process or set of activities required for utility-side design, construction, and interconnection of EV chargers (Engineering & Construction activities)?*

Check all that apply