Blog & nieuws over home charging
08 Mar 2021
Shell pledges half a million charge points in its network by 2025Shell is at the forefront of becoming a net-zero emission oil firm by 2050. Well, this is in line with the UN Paris Agreement objectives. As one of the largest energy companies in Europe, Shell wants to decrease the effect of the product its consumers use and ensure its business operations are net-zero.
17 Dec 2020
Moving house? What can you do about your EV charger?If you are moving a house, you need to move with your EV charger. Note that initially, when you purchase a new EV charger you may be eligible for OLEV grant funding. However, if you are moving to a new home, you have the choice to either uninstall your EV charger and have it installed in your new house or install an entirely new one. Let us take a look at how the process works.
30 Nov 2020
New EV cars coming in 2021Fuel can be expensive, and the future unclear. Still, worldwide car producers have taken Tesla’s lead and have jumped forward rapidly to produce electric cars in great measure. Although we see EVs arriving and starting from manufacturers such as GM and Nissan over the years, in 2021, several new entrants will join the major names. Tiny upstarts like domestic makers Byton and Rivian will join the fight, plus at least one unexpected name from previously: Hummer. When electric vehicles can go beyond the previous symbol of fuel-guzzling, a green revolution will certainly happen very soon.
27 Nov 2020
Tesla Model X features & Easter eggsThe need for smarter renewable energy that conserves the environment has made electric vehicles popular in the automotive industry. In recent years, a significant number of people have adopted the use of electric cars to reduce exhaust emissions caused by petrol and diesel vehicles.
28 Oct 2020
New build properties built with EV chargers as standardImagine a world where you could plug in your car to the charger like a mobile phone and actually wake up to a full charge in the morning, all ready for the day’s drive. Sounds surreal, doesn’t it? Well, in the not so distant past, this would have been a dream that only the top 1% could afford to have. But now, thanks to constant innovation, home charging is well underway to becoming a reality. In fact, with the UK recently committing to banning all sales of diesel and petrol vehicles by 2030, new build homes will soon come equipped to charge an electric car, as standard.
22 Oct 2020
How to charge your electric AudiThe German manufacturer, Audi, has introduced its first all-electric SUV called the e-tron. It comes with a 95-kWh battery and allows for both rapid DC and standard AC charging. The WLTP Audi electric car range is around 259 miles. However, in real-world driving, the range may be between 200 to 240 miles. The vehicle is a follow up of the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron. However, the former was not an all-electric vehicle. Audi plans to take on competitors like renowned Tesla models, Mercedes Benz EQC and the Jaguar I-Pace. The electric model has a sleek design and fast charging capabilities, as indicated below.
15 Oct 2020
How to choose the right EV charger for youElectric vehicles are quick, less noisy and environmentally friendly. Their use has continued to rise due to their reliability and convenience plus a unique touch of style that gives you a feel similar to that of a modern sports car.
18 Aug 2020
How much does it cost to install an EV charger?Electric cars are the new trend in protecting the environment against harmful emissions and can save you a significant amount of money on fuel. These vehicles come with more modern features than their fuel counterparts. As such, a substantial number of people are opting to purchase electric cars. If you are contemplating owning an electric vehicle or already own one, it would be in your best interest to install a charge point in your home or business property. Having your very own electric car charger will give you total control over when to charge your car. However, most people don’t know how much money will be needed to cater for the purchase and installation of an EV charger. Read on to find out.
09 Jul 2020
What to Expect with the Installation of an EV Charger at HomeThe option to charge your electric vehicle at home ensures that you are fuelled up and ready to move. Interestingly, the residential charging of electric vehicles is highly convenient and cost-effective. For this reason, most EV drivers carry 80 percent of their charge at home using a electric vehicle charger. Before embracing electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE), several considerations ought to be factored in. If you are in a dilemma about an electric car charger installation, evaluate the following points.