The automotive industry is experiencing a monumental shift as electric vehicles (EVs) take the road by storm. With automakers embracing sustainability and governments promoting cleaner transportation, the demand for EVs has surged.
However, for the EV revolution to reach its full potential, an efficient and widespread charging infrastructure is essential.
The EV Charging Landscape
Electric vehicle charging comes in various forms, catering to the diverse needs of EV owners. The most common types include:
- 7KW Single phase charge points 230-volt chargers commonly found at homes.
- 22KW 3-phase charging points 400-volt chargers commonly found in commercial/industrial locations.
For many EV owners, charging starts at home and many utility companies offer special rates for EV owners to encourage off-peak charging. At Solar Select, we’ve recognised the need for fast, efficient EV charging and offer solutions to suit you.
While the EV charging infrastructure is growing rapidly, there are challenges that need to be addressed:
Range Anxiety: Some potential EV buyers worry about running out of battery power. Expanding the charging network and increasing the number of fast chargers can and will alleviate this concern. Having an EV charger at home allows you to sit back and relax while it does the work.
Charging Speed: Faster charging is crucial for mainstream EV adoption. Investing in cutting-edge technology and infrastructure can overcome this limitation, at Solar Select, we make sure we’re fully up to date with technology advancements, ensuring you don’t have to worry.
Solar-Powered Charging: Integrating solar panels into charging infrastructure can make EV charging more sustainable and self-sufficient. Something the team at Solar Select are incredibly passionate about.
The future of EV charging is bright, and it plays a crucial role in the widespread adoption of electric vehicles. As technology advances and the charging infrastructure expands, EVs will become even more practical, convenient, and environmentally friendly. Whether you’re an existing EV owner or considering making the switch, the world of EV charging offers exciting possibilities for a cleaner and more sustainable future of transportation.
Solar Select are OLEV approved (Office of Low Emission Vehicles), there are grants available up to £350/charge point for commercial & Industrial installations.
Are you ready to make the switch to EV charging? Whether that’s your home or workplace, get in touch with the team, we’ll be happy to talk you through your options.