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  1. Should I install a Chargepoint station or just use my 240v plug

    General Charging Discussion
    I've had a 240v plug installed in my garage for about 6 months now and I do enjoy the convenience of fully charging my e-tron in 2 1/2 hours. Recently I was fortunate enough to win (legitimately from ChargePoint themselves) a ChargePoint Home 25 (hardwired) 32A unit with a 18' cord. Should I...
  2. Measuring maximum charging current (SSP)

    Renault ZOE
    Disclaimer: SSP means Shameless Self Plug I have read here that sometimes chargepoints are wrongly commissioned, i.e. set for 63 amps, but fused for 40, which works mighty fine for all EVs, until a 43 kW capable Zoe comes along and trips the breaker. Of course we all know this is entirely Zoe's...
  3. Calculation to switch to Economy7

    General Charging Discussion
    I have decided to switch to Economy 7 electricity tariff based on the following calculation: Looks like this will save me £72-93 a year. I was not very sure about how many kw the car will actually take to charge each night, I can get that number more accurate over the coming weeks. I know...
  4. US Commercial installation costs

    Tesla Model S
    For those of you interested in what the commercial costs are for setting up a Chademo public charger this video might be of interest (& if you have watched all of those from Bjorn) Start just before 10 mins in
  5. 16a tethered type 1 Rolec charging station

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    Hi, I have a Rolec 16a type 1 tethered, 5m cable I think, charging station for sale. Never been used, bought off ebay couple of years ago, not in use as got OLEV one in present home, didn't install because moved the house. £150