Can I charge my EV directly from my battery?
• All plug-in EVs sold in Australia utilise a lithium-ion battery, usually very similar to the technology found in many solar batteries. However, because plugs and connectors differ between vehicles, types of charge points cannot always be used interchangeably.
What is the federal government's new electric vehicle policy? (Nov 2021)
Here's an extract directly from the government website: "The government will continue co-investing to build Australia’s charging networks, through the expanded $250 million Future Fuels Fund to support co-investment with the private sector and other ...
How much will it cost to install bi-directional charging for my electric vehicle
If you wish to install the infrastructure which will allow you to turn your Nissan Leaf into a battery (rather than simply using the normal wallplug to charge it), the cost will be about the same as purchasing a battery outright (approx $10k). ...
How many solar panels do you need to charge an EV?
This will depend on the following factors: 1) how much electricity your car will use annually 2) the wattage of the solar panels you are planning to install 3) how well solar panels produce electricity where you live. For the average Australian ...
on-street EV charging
It may be possible to string an outdoor-rated extension lead across a footpath, e.g. with a cable protector to reduce tripping hazards. But this should be an "emergency" option only. The option at the moment is to charge where there are EV stations. ...
What is the daily supply charge on my energy bill?
Your daily supply charge is the fixed rate you get charged each day for being connected to the grid. Any energy usage is additional to this charge. For example, if your daily supply charge was 90c per day, and you used $5.00 worth of energy, your ...