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Can you charge your EV at home

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There is a difference between your questions "Do you" and "Can you"?
If Can you, Yes, If Do you, No
 

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But my EV can be charged most places (Twizy). Except at work where NO EV's are permitted to be charged.
 

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There is a difference between your questions "Do you" and "Can you"?
If Can you, Yes, If Do you, No
Apologies for posing the question in two different ways, Do you and Can you are very different, although I am interested in both.
 

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If you live in an apartment you can't.
Too broad a brush Bill. Old flats with no parking you are correct. Modern flat or building conversion with underground car park then you "might" be able to.

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But my EV can be charged most places (Twizy). Except at work where NO EV's are permitted to be charged.
I must admit that this surprises me less than the free charging at work reported by some lucky commuters
 

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If you live in an apartment you can't.
Incorrect! :p

I'm in a first floor flat and have a british gas/ polar unit. Thankfully the electrical cupboard is right next to the main entrance and my parking space is just the other side of the wall.
 

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Incorrect! :p

I'm in a first floor flat and have a british gas/ polar unit. Thankfully the electrical cupboard is right next to the main entrance and my parking space is just the other side of the wall.
Interesting! Is the unit connected to the communal supply or your own meter?
 

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Interesting! Is the unit connected to the communal supply or your own meter?
Own meter.

Meters our downstairs and consumer unit in the flat. Will take a picture when I get home
 

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Yes; for the first 6 months using a Screwfix £20 3 pin plug then a self installed charging station. 25,000 miles and never had a charging failure at home. KISS Keep It Simple S...........
 

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Hi, what is your research for, exactly?
I'm an interaction design student, I'm doing a project around the use of EVs in the UK, trying to understand areas that could be improved upon with the EV eco system and possibly provide design solutions.
 

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I'm an interaction design student, I'm doing a project around the use of EVs in the UK, trying to understand areas that could be improved upon with the EV eco system and possibly provide design solutions.
Almost everything could be much better. ;) Lots of options for you to tinker with I'm sure once you get some feedback in.
 

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Ah, ok. Thanks for the reply. Think you'll find that there are plenty of opinions on that topic!
 
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