Throughout Crewe and Cheshire drivers are continuing to make the switch from petrol and diesel cars to fully electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. This is down to numerous factors such a drivers becoming more conscious about the environment and the phasing out of the production of cars that use traditional combustion engines, from some of the leading automotive companies.
At Applegarth Electrical we are experts in the installation of EV charge points for homes, businesses and local authorities. We are an approved supplier and installer of some of the UK’s top EV charge point manufacturers including EO, Zappi and Rolec. We also have accreditation from the governments Office For Low Emission Vehicles to install EV charge points under the schemes they have on offer.
What Is The OLEV Grant?
The OLEV grant was introduced by the governments OLEV (Office For Low Emission Vehicles) to encourage drivers and businesses to make the switch from traditional vehicles to electric cars. The OLEV currently offers grant funding for homeowners, businesses and public authorities under the following schemes:
- Electric Vehicle Home Charge Scheme
- Workplace Charge Point Scheme
- On-Street Residential Charge Point Scheme
Electric Vehicle Home Charge Scheme
We install a large range of home EV chargers in Crewe & Cheshire for both electric cars and plug-in hybrids. The Electric Vehicle Home Charge Scheme allows us to supply and install home EV charge points at a discounted rate. To be eligible for the grant you must have off-street parking, be the registered owner ofr leaseholder, have an eligible electric car or plug-in hybrid and the EV charge point must be installed by an OLEV approved installer.
Workplace Charge Point Scheme
The workplace charge point scheme was introduced by the Office For Low Emission Vehicles to support businesses who want to install EV charge points for their staff and customers. The scheme also aims to encourage businesses to change their fleets of vehicles to electric. The grant provides £300 off the cost and installation of an EV charge point. The grant can be claimed for up to 20 single socket EV chargers or 10 double socket.LEARN MORE
On-Street Residential Charge Point Scheme
The on-street residential charge point scheme provides grant funding for local authorities, towards the cost of installing on-street residential EV charge points. This is to help encourage homeowners who don’t have off-street parking to make the switch to electric cars.LEARN MORE
Get In Touch
Are you interested in an EV charge point? Call us on 0151 649 8350 to learn more about our EV charger installation service. You can also email us at email@example.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We install EV charge points in Crewe & Cheshire.