As electric vehicles continue to grow in popularity, many homeowners are choosing to install EV charging stations in their own garages. Doing so provides the convenience of rapidly charging their electric vehicle overnight, ensuring they have enough power for the next day. Because these specialized stations require a 240-volt circuit to operate, installation should be performed by a licensed electrician.
If you are ready to install an EV charger in Charlotte, turn to ARC Electric Company Our experienced electricians will help you select the best charging station for your needs and make sure that it is safely and properly installed.
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Charging speeds for electric vehicles depend primarily on the size of the battery and the speed of the charging stations. Maximum charging speed may also be limited by an EV’s onboard charger. The time is takes to fully charge the EV’s battery can range from 30 minutes to 12+ hours. The larger the battery and the slower the charging point, the longer it takes to charge the battery from empty to full. It is for this reason that many drivers top up their charge throughout the day, instead of waiting for their battery to reach its lowest point.
There are three types of EV charging speeds, including:
Electric vehicle charging stations should be installed by a professional. This will ensure that your unit is installed correctly and set up for long-term performance. Generally, the installation process only takes a few hours to complete, depending on the type of charger being installed and the complexity of the installation.
If you are ready to install an EV charger in your home, ARC Electric Company is the company to choose. Book an installation appointment today with one of our friendly team members. We’ll schedule one of our experienced electricians to come over to your property at a time that is convenient for you. We provide a 5-year warranty on all parts and labor.