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Thinking of purchasing and EV or already have an EV in your household? For most EV and Hybrid owners, installing an electric vehicle (EV) charger at home offers numerous benefits, making the transition to electric mobility more convenient and accessible. Firstly, home charging provides the convenience of waking up to a fully charged vehicle every morning, eliminating the need for regular visits to public charging stations. This autonomy promotes a seamless integration of EVs into daily routines, fostering increased adoption.

Moreover, home charging is often more cost-effective compared to public charging, as electricity rates are typically lower, and some utility companies offer special EV charging tariffs. This translates to reduced overall ownership costs for EV owners. Additionally, with a home charger, users can take advantage of off-peak charging hours, maximizing savings. You can find out more about National Grid EV home charging rates here (

The installation of a home EV charger contributes to environmental sustainability by encouraging the use of clean energy. Homeowners can choose to power their chargers with renewable energy sources, further reducing the carbon footprint associated with vehicle charging. This aligns with the broader goal of mitigating climate change and promoting a greener, more sustainable transportation system.

Furthermore, having a dedicated home charging station eliminates the uncertainties associated with public charging infrastructure availability, ensuring that the vehicle is always ready for use. Overall, installing an EV charger at home not only simplifies the charging process but also enhances the economic, environmental, and practical aspects of electric vehicle ownership.

For more information on home chargers, installation or with questions, contact one of our EV charging experts at PPR. Call us at 716-389-0072 or use our Contact Form.