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  1. Futureproofing for an EV Charger Install

    General EV Discussion
    Hello all, I'm after some advice from those with knowledge on EV Charger installs. Both my girlfriend and I believe we'll have an EV in the next couple of years We're about to start a house and garage refurb, including new consumer unit etc in house, and power for garage (via armoured cable...
  2. Small company charging point install?

    General Charging Discussion
    Hi, As a soon-to-be BEV owner, and director of a small company, I've started wondering about getting a charge point installed at work. I have one employee who already has a BEV. Anyone done this? Does anyone know what are the costs/implications for the company, and the user would be...
  3. Charge point install preperation

    General Charging Discussion
    I'm going to be getting a rolec 7kw charge point installed soon, though I've not contacted them yet. The distance between the main CU and the garage is 30m. However the charge point location will need a further 5m of cable. The garage currently has power to it, but the cable is only 4mm and...
  4. EV Charger Purchase and Installation Feedback

    General Charging Discussion
    Hey guys, I am a student at the new Cornell Tech University in New York City and I am currently working on a project with Con Edison to make EV charging more affordable, accessible and competitive. I would love some feedback from you all regarding the topic. Specifically: - What are the...
  5. Which home EVSE for what price?

    General Charging Discussion
    Hi, I'm just about to get and order a home charger for my i3 which isn't due for a few months. Question is, which one? There are a few options available for dramatically different prices. Rolec tethered 32A including locking option - £200 (with current £50 off) PodPoint (untethered) 7kW - not...
  6. Dashcam installed

    Nissan LEAF24 & LEAF30
    So I spent this evening installing the 2 camera dashcam. It's a Lukas HD 7950, the one that doesn't have an LCD screen but instead connects via WiFi to an iPhone. I've had it about a year in the previous car and wouldn't be without one these days. I had read on the US Leaf forums about...
  7. can a charger be installed before the consumer unit?

    General Charging Discussion
    apologies if this has been covered off... I'm having a wall box fitted (32amp bmw wallbox pure), the meter is at the side of the house, where I want the charger installed. The consumer unit is by the front door. The installer says he'll need to run conduit round the front of the house... I'm...
  8. Charger install & Leaf on order

    Ice Breakers
    Hi, just saying Hello and need a quick bit of advice. My Tekna Leaf will arrive in the next couple of weeks. Having fun trying to get a 32Amp point installed at home (OLEV) and same at my work place. Is it possible to purchase Rolec points directly and ask a professional electrician to install...