Electric vehicles (EVs) have gone from futuristic fantasy to a global inevitability. China, the UK and France are leading the charge, all of which have made announcements to ban or limit sales of new cars with internal combustion engines by about 2040. Australia is still lagging behind, due in part to a lack of government support and a lack of charging infrastructure, but this is likely to change in the future with the NRMA recently announcing a $10 million investment in Australia’s largest EV charging network. As demand for electric vehicles grows, Australia will require a complete shift in the infrastructures of our cities and homes, as transport shifts from oil to electricity consumption.Read More
Occasional Use Charger, Trickle Charger, Emergency Charger or Portable EV charger, these names all refer to the same thing, a small portable charging cable for your electric vehicle, which can be plugged into any domestic 10amp/240 volt household PowerPoint.Read More
Your Nissan Leaf is running low on charge and its pouring rain outside. You pull up to the nearest EVSE ChargePoint and you're basically knees deep in a puddle. Standing there in your slippers, you wonder, given that you know electricity and water do not mix, does this mean that you cannot charge your electric vehicle when it’s raining?Read More
EVSE has teamed up with British company EO charging to offer Australian EV Drivers the award-winning range of simple, reliable and intelligent EO charging stations.
Electricity Online (EO) is British manufacturer of smart-charging technologies, with all of their EVSE engineered and manufactured in the UK.Read More
If you live in Adelaide, Perth, Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane, you might have noticed a new type of EV Charger being installed at your workplace, shopping centre or council car park. These EV Charging stations don’t have a tethered cable like traditional EV charging stations but instead, rely on the EV driver bringing their own EV cable specific to their type of EV.Read More
Want to charge your Electric vehicle from empty to 80% full in just 30 mins? Then you need the help of a DC Charging station, which is the only system capable of true rapid or fast charging.Read More
Yesterday Renault Australia announced their much-anticipated entrance into Australia’s fast-growing EV market later this year, through the release of the award-winning Z.O.E and KANGOO Z.E.Read More
This week at an event in Tokyo, Nissan finally showed the world its much anticipated follow up to the original smash hit Nissan Leaf. Rather than go after the Tesla Model 3 Market, the Nissan Leaf is instead going after the entire compact car market with its bigger, stronger and more powerful offering. The second generation Nissan Leaf has been upgraded in everyway, including a larger battery pack and more powerful electric motor allowing the Nissan Leaf to offer greater performance and range than the older Nissan Leaf.Read More
One of EVSE’s all time favorite electric vehicles has just been updated, with BMW this week releasing information of its 2018 BMW i3 as well as the new version the BMW i3S. We are anticipating BMW’s launch of the new and always popular i3 and its sportier brother at the upcoming Frankfurt international motor show.Read More
Electric vehicle usage across the world is growing year on year. According to the International Energy Agency, the number of electric vehicles on the road skyrocketed to 2 million after being essentially non-existent just a mere five years ago. In Australia, the uptake of electric vehicles has been a little slower than what is occurring across Europe, the United States and China.
At EVSE we see the following three things that need to happen to accelerate the uptake in Australia:Read More