Electric Vehicle Chargers
There are many different EV chargers, offering different features and charging speeds, more powerful chargers take less time to charge your EV. All electric vechicles have have now standardised on the Type 2 socket which makes choosing a compatible charger easy.
Most basic of all chargers is the free charger often supplied with the car, plugging into a normal socket and charging at around 2kWh (around 6 miles range added every hour). Many people try running extension cables to the car, through windows which might overheat or get wet.
What is needed is a water proof permanently wired EV charger, placed where your car normally parks, outside or in the garage. Permanent chargers can charge your car quicker, normally 7 kWh (~ 22 miles range per hour), or even 22 kWh three phase which charge at 66 miles an hour.
More advanced chargers can schedule charging when there is cheap overnight electricity, Manx Utilities offer a half price EV night tariff. The most advanced chargers can even charge with excess solar energy.
|Purchase an EV Charger, Installed on The Isle of Man
We offer these different packages, each is based on a standard install
where the electric car charger is within 15 meters of your electric consumer unit which is able to accomodate the charger without modification. Request a site visit to validate these prices.
|Actual installations on The Isle of Man
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