29 Mar '17, 1am

7 Ideas for Electric Car Ownership Without Home Charging

7 Ideas for Electric Car Ownership Without Home Charging

Tesla Model X at the Vanguard condominiums in Toronto, Canada. (Image courtesy of Devron Developments.) Electric car owners with a 240-volt supply of power in the garage or driveway can refuel a battery-powered vehicle with ease. Plug your car in before going to sleep, and wake up to a full battery in the morning. That beats going to the gas station—for both convenience and cost. But approximately one in four Americans lives in a multi-unit building without a dedicated parking spot, while many home renters have landlords who are reluctant to install EV charging. Are they completely out of luck? The short answer is no. Here are seven ideas for living with an EV without having access to a home charging station. 1. Make a Plan using PlugShare If you haven’t done so already, immediately download and fire up the PlugShare app—or go to PlugShare.com . Researching the location of...

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