With the production of electric car increasing the issue of Electric car charging becomes more important. Owners of Electric Cars and other Electric vehicles are typically charge them at night. Many Electric Vehicle owners use home charging points to power up their cars while they sleep.
When you choice to use a normal 3-pin plug to charge your car you may be taking more time to reach full charge. Many EV owners go for a home charging unit instead, because it’s much faster.
A 3-pin plug will charges at around 2.3 kW. This means it would take about 17 hours to fully charge a car with a 40kWh battery. EV home chargers are more powerful, making your charging more effective and flexible. EV charging point get you more chance to schedule your cars charge to take advantage of better over night tariffs.
You may be able to make use of the OLEV’s EVHS (Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme) grant that can contribute up to 75% of the price of installed charging point.
We are qualified to install EV Charging points that will allow you to charge your vehicle more quickly. There are a range of solutions possible and the right one for you depends on the type of car and your needs. For more information on how we can, help fill in our enquiry form or call us.