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EV Charging Installation LOUGHBOROUGH

Have you recently purchased an electric vehicle and are in need of an EV charging setup? With the escalating popularity of electric vehicles, Loughborough residents are more frequently opting for environmentally friendly transport options. Residential Solar addresses this demand by offering comprehensive services for electric vehicle home charging installations. Our detailed process includes everything from initial property evaluations and equipment recommendations to complete installation, obtaining permits, and ongoing upkeep, ensuring a seamless adoption of electric vehicle use.

The growing trend in electric vehicle ownership underscores the need for easily accessible and dependable charging solutions. Residential Solar plays a vital role in facilitating this change for Loughborough’s community by simplifying the installation of essential home charging systems.
As a prominent provider in the area, Residential Solar deploys skilled electricians to fit various types of chargers, including Level 1, Level 2, and DC fast chargers. These installations comply with all required permits and are compatible with a broad spectrum of EV makes, such as Tesla, Nissan, Audi, and BMW. Our reliable and user-friendly charging solutions are motivating an increasing number of Loughborough drivers to adopt sustainable electric vehicles. Our proficiency in EV charging setups is crucial in assisting homeowners and the broader community to adopt more eco-friendly driving practices.

Why Choose Residential Solar?

Begin your journey into EV charging installation with us. Our team, boasting deep expertise in this evolving industry, is committed to ensuring a smooth and cost-effective transition for you.

Moreover, with competitive pricing starting from just £1,200, we make the shift to electric driving economically feasible. Committed to providing Loughborough’s residents with accessible and sustainable energy solutions, we aim to make the move to eco-friendly transport as attainable as possible. Allow our specialists in EV charging to guide you towards a future of environmentally responsible driving, unburdened by excessive costs.

Varieties of EV Charging Stations

When selecting an EV charging point, it’s crucial to reflect on your specific requirements and circumstances. The options vary in terms of charging speed, price, and vehicle compatibility. The experts at Residential Solar can assist you in navigating the array of charger types, helping you to choose the best model based on factors such as your EV’s compatibility, daily travel needs, and financial considerations. With our guidance, you can select a charging station that perfectly fits your home, providing the efficiency and convenience you need.

Ideal for short trips around Loughborough, this is a primary, slow but steady charging option. This is your basic charger. It uses a standard household outlet (230V in the UK) and offers a slow and steady charge. It’s great for topping up your EV overnight or using your vehicle for short, local trips. Our Level 1 charging option takes 11 – 20 hours to fully charge from empty.

Type of Current

AC

Voltage

120V

Connector Type

J1772

Average Charge Time (from empty)*

11-20 hours

Average Miles Per Hour Charged*

5

Use

Slow

A common choice for homeowners, this medium-speed charger offers the perfect balance between speed and cost. Level 2 chargers use a 240V circuit (like your washing machine or oven) and can deliver a much faster charge – up to five times quicker than Level 1. The average charging time from empty is 3 – 8 hours. This type of charger is a common choice for home installations, providing the perfect balance between charging speed and cost.

Type of Current

AC

Voltage

240V

Connector Type

J1772

Average Charge Time (from empty)*

3-8 hours

Average Miles Per Hour Charged*

12-80

Use

Fast

This is the speedster of the bunch, also known as rapid charging. While these are usually found in public charging stations due to their high power requirements and cost, some homeowners opt for them when regular travel in their electric vehicle is the norm. This option allows you to charge your electric vehicle within 30 – 60 minutes.

Type of Current

DC

Voltage

480V

Connector Type

CCS1

Average Charge Time (from empty)*

30-60 minutes

Average Miles Per Hour Charged*

75-1200

Use

Faster

How Home EV Charging Installation Works

Installing an EV charger at your Loughborough home is a straightforward process when you have the right experts handling it. Our streamlined process makes installing a home EV charger simple and stress-free.

Pre-Installation Site Assessment

One of our qualified technicians will visit your property for a detailed site assessment. We’ll evaluate your electrical system capacity, survey the best mounting locations, and identify any unique installation needs. This allows us to determine the optimal EV charging solution for your home.

Selecting the Right Charger

Based on the site assessment and factors like your EV model, daily charging requirements, and budget, we’ll recommend the ideal charger. We offer a wide selection of units from leading brands that are compatible with all major electric vehicle makes. Our experts will ensure it aligns with your needs.

Permitting and Installation

We handle the permitting process and coordinate any necessary electrical upgrades. Our licensed technicians then professionally install your charger and route all wiring and cabling – prioritising safety, aesthetics, and functionality.

Inspection and Testing

Once installed, we thoroughly test the charger to verify it is fully operational, charging efficiently, and compliant with all regulations. A comprehensive inspection ensures complete peace of mind.

Usage Demonstration and Handover

Upon project completion, we provide a full demonstration to explain the charging system, answer any questions, and ensure you can use your new EV charger confidently.

Reliable EV home charging is critical for EV drivers. Quality installation services in Loughborough from trusted local providers like Residential Solar make it straightforward for homeowners to install the infrastructure needed to charge their electric vehicles at home conveniently. So, if you want to enhance your electric vehicle experience with a reliable home charging station, look no further. Contact Residential Solar Loughborough today for a free consultation, and let’s make your green lifestyle aspirations a reality.

Contact Residential Solar Loughborough today for a free consultation, and let’s make your green lifestyle aspirations a reality.

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