Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Do you need to charge your electric vehicles? GSA Fleet can assist you in acquiring electric vehicle charging stations. GSA's Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) offers seven (7) brands of charging stations. The Blanket Purchase Agreement is available to all federal agencies who are authorized to lease or purchase vehicles from GSA Fleet.

What is a charging station?

A charging station, also referred to as an electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) is the equipment that connects an electric vehicle (EV) to an electricity source. The three (3) main types of EVSEs:

  1. AC level 1, which provides about 5 miles of range for every hour of charging;
  2. AC level 2, which can provide 10-20 miles of range for every hour of charging; and
  3. DC fast charging which can provide up to 40 miles of range for every 10 minutes of charging.

Some EVSEs have smart metering, cellular capability, network connectivity, and other advanced features, while others are more basic.

What charging stations does GSA Fleet offer?

The BPA encompasses a wide range of commercially-available EVSE options for level 1, 2, and DC fast charging stations along with data subscription services for subsequent years. Networked, non-networked, gateway, non-gateway and sub-metered stations were awarded. Be aware that some awarded contract line items (CLINs) include one year of data services and others do not. All awarded CLINs can be purchased through the BPA by federal agencies who are authorized to lease or purchase vehicles from GSA Fleet. The awarded prices are ceiling prices and contractors may discount their pricing at the task order level. Data collected from EVSE can help station owners and federal fleet managers manage their fleet and comply with federal reporting requirements.

You can purchase a station by placing a task order against GSA’s BPA (GS-30F-GA082 and/or GS-30F-GA083) through your agency’s contracting office.

Learn more about the EVSE BPA at the links below:

Additional Resources:

The shortcut for this page is gsa.gov/evse.

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