Electric Car Charging
Electric Car Charging for the home from Project EV provides Smart App Controlled Car Charging Solutions which are fully OLEV accredited & 18th Edition Compliant. Project EV Electric Car Chargers are compatible with every Electric Vehicle on the market and with a 7.4kW charge rate and a Type 2 Socket.
Electric vehicle users can receive funding from OLEV (Office for Low Emission Vehicles) to install a home EV charger for their plug-in vehicle through the Electric Vehicle Home Charge Scheme. This provides a grant of up to 75% of the eligible costs of charge point installation* for the registered keeper, lessee or nominated primary user of a new or second-hand eligible electric vehicle To receive funding or grant aid, the customer must use an OLEV accredited supplier. Project EV are fully OLEV accredited meaning you can take advantage of any available grants *capped £350, Inc. VAT.
Alternatively, choose from a selection of Masterplug charging cables, which provide a safe and intelligent portable EV charging for Type 2 Electric Vehicles including mainly European vehicles.
View the full range of electric car chargers available to buy from Alert Electrical with free UK delivery.
Unlocking the Power of Electric Vehicles & Why You Should Embrace an EV Charger
With the rapid rise of electric vehicles (EVs), the need for convenient and efficient charging solutions has become increasingly vital. While some EV owners rely on public charging infrastructure, investing in a dedicated EV charger offers numerous benefits that can truly enhance your electric mobility experience. In this article, we'll delve into the compelling reasons why you should embrace an EV charger and unlock the full potential of your electric vehicle.
- Convenient and Efficient Charging: When you have an EV charger at home or your workplace, you gain the convenience of charging your vehicle whenever it suits you best. No more searching for available public charging stations or waiting in line. By simply plugging your vehicle into your dedicated charger, you can effortlessly start the charging process and ensure your vehicle is ready to go when you need it. This convenience saves you time and provides peace of mind.
- Faster Charging Speeds: EV chargers, especially Level 2 chargers, offer significantly faster charging speeds compared to standard household outlets. While a regular outlet may take hours to charge an EV fully, a dedicated EV charger can dramatically reduce charging times. With higher power output and advanced charging technologies, EV chargers can charge your vehicle up to six times faster, enabling you to maximize your driving range and minimizing downtime.
- Cost Savings: Investing in an EV charger can lead to long-term cost savings. Home EV charging is generally more cost-effective compared to public charging stations, as it often involves lower electricity rates during off-peak hours. Additionally, many utility companies offer special EV charging rates or incentives, further reducing your charging costs. Over time, these savings can add up and offset the initial investment in an EV charger.
- Enhanced Battery Life: EV chargers are designed to optimize the charging process and protect your vehicle's battery health. Unlike standard outlets that may not provide a consistent and optimized charging current, dedicated EV chargers deliver the precise power levels recommended by the vehicle manufacturer. This controlled charging helps extend the life of your EV's battery, ensuring long-term reliability and performance.
- Integration with Smart Home Systems: Many EV chargers are compatible with smart home systems, allowing you to integrate them seamlessly into your connected home environment. With smart features like Wi-Fi connectivity and mobile apps, you can remotely monitor and control your charging sessions, schedule charging during off-peak hours, and receive real-time notifications about your vehicle's charging status. This integration adds convenience, efficiency, and a heightened level of control to your EV charging experience.
How to charge your electric car:
Firstly, there are a number of ways that you can currently charge an electric vehicle; these are at home, at work, or at a public charging point. However, we are going to focus on home charging, as that is where the fantastic range of Project EV and Masterplug products come into their own.
Although it might take a little time to get used to, you will soon become accustomed to charging your electric car at night in the same way that you would charge your mobile phone. If you want a 'full tank' for the morning, you just need to plug your vehicle into the charge point and you will be good to go by morning.
In a world where electric vehicles (EVs) are becoming the new norm, the need for reliable and efficient charging infrastructure is paramount. Alert Electrical, a leading provider of electrical solutions, has emerged as a pioneering force in the EV charging industry. With an unwavering commitment to sustainable transportation, Alert Electrical offers a diverse range of electric car chargers from renowned manufacturers such as Hydra EV Electric Vehicle Chargers, Project EV Electric Car Chargers, BG Sync EV Electric Car Chargers , Rolec Electric Vehicle Chargers and many more ensuring customers have access to the latest charging technologies.
Why use a EV charger?
Simply put, they provide a higher amount of power - usually around 7kW - whereas using a standard domestic 3 pin socket to 10A or less, which equates to a maximum of 2.3kW. This means that using a dedicated EV charger will ensure that your vehicle is fully charged around three times faster, thus allowing you to head out in your car or bike in a shorter amount of time.
When you also add in the fact that home EV chargers are also much safer, due to them being designed to deliver a higher amount of power over long periods of time, it is clear why electric car chargers are becoming increasingly popular. In fact, as more of us own electric vehicles, it won't be too long before everyone has their own EV charger at home, changing the way in which we 'fuel' our cars forever.
Alert Electrical stands at the forefront of the electric mobility revolution, offering an impressive array of electric car chargers from renowned manufacturers. By partnering with industry leaders like Hydra EV Electric Vehicle Chargers, Project EV Electric Car Chargers, BG Sync EV Electric Car Chargers , Rolec Electric Vehicle Chargers, EVEC EV Car Charging and Ohme EV Smart Car Charging, Alert Electrical ensures that customers have access to the latest charging technologies and exceptional charging experiences. With their commitment to sustainability and dedication to customer satisfaction, Alert Electrical is transforming the way you charge our electric vehicles, making a significant contribution to a greener and cleaner future.
Still confused? Contact the Alert Electrical team today regarding our range of Electric Car Chargers and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.