Electric Vehicle Charging

Sievert Electric is leading the way in electric vehicle charging in the Chicagoland area. As new technologies emerge, we provide a sustainable future infrastructure through services such as smart EV chargers, cell repeaters, and self-metering systems.

Our Services

We offer a range of complete turnkey services from electrical engineering, EV charger installation, metering, 2-hour fire rated electrical rooms, and valet garages with pay on demand via credit card, app purchases and subscriptions.

In need of commercial EV charging station installation services? Chicago EV is a division of Sievert Electric specializing in the sale and installation of electric vehicle chargers in the Chicagoland area.

Review Existing Infrastructure

The first step is to review the existing infrastructure of the target location for the chargers.

Feasibility Study

Feasibility studies are conducted to determine the existing and future electrical demand.

Engineered Drawings

We create blueprints suitable for submitting building permits to local municipalities.

Engineering & Installation

Electrical engineering and installation of electric vehicle chargers.

Network Metering

Provides income by adding excess electricity gathered from solar back to the grid.

Load Sharing

With distributed load sharing, each of the EV chargers will get the same amount of electricity.

EV Charger Installation

Electric vehicle sales are steadily increasing and there is a corresponding demand for convenient charging stations. Now is the best time to install EV chargers and Sievert Electric has partnered with SemaConnect to meet Chicagoland’s EV needs.

We offer the following SemaConnect products:

  • The Series 5 – Designed for personal parking, such as dedicated parking spaces in a parking lot or garage.
  • The Series 6 (pictured) – Designed for shared public parking in a parking lot or garage.
  • The Series 7 / 7+ – Designed to charge fleets of electric vehicles for quick, efficient turnaround.
  • The Series 8 – Designed for hospitals, municipal parking, or other commercial applications where drivers are likely to pay with a credit card. Membership is NOT required to use this model.

The SemaConnect Series 6 electric vehicle charger

Charging Rebate Program

(20 ILCS 627/55 new) Sec. 55. Charging rebate program. (a) In order to substantially offset the installation costs of electric vehicle charging infrastructure, beginning July 1, 2022, and continuing as long as funds are available, the Agency shall issue rebates, consistent with the Commission-approved Beneficial Electrification Plans in accordance with Section 45, to public and private organizations and companies to install and maintain Level 2 or Level 3 charging stations. (b) The Agency shall award rebates or grants that fund up to 80% of the cost of the installation of charging stations.

The Agency shall award additional incentives per port for every charging station installed in an eligible community and every charging station located to support eligible persons. In order to be eligible to receive a rebate or grant, the organization or company must submit an application to the Agency and commit to paying the prevailing wage for the installation project. The Agency shall by rule provide application and other programmatic details and requirements, including additional incentives for eligible communities.

The Agency may determine per port or project caps based on a review of best practices and stakeholder engagement. The Agency shall accept applications on a rolling basis and shall award rebates or grants within 60 days of each application. The Agency may not award rebates or grants to an organization or company that does not pay the prevailing wage for the installation of a charging station for which it seeks a rebate or grant.