Level 1 chargers are included with the purchase of an electric vehicle. They are capable of charging 3-4 miles of battery power per hour. Depending on battery size they can take anywhere between 17 to 25 hours to fully charge an electric vehicle. They plug into a regular 120-volt wall outlet and are portable.
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LEVEL 2 CHARGERS
Depending on the battery technology used in the vehicle, Level 2 charging generally takes 4 to 6 hours to compeletely charge a fully depleted battery. Chaging times can increase in cold temperatures. Level 2 chargers are commonly found in residential settings, public parking areas, places of employment and commercial settings.
It is always good to know where the public chargers are in your area. Use the PlugShare map below to find chargers and their status. Download the PlugShare app so that you can find a charger in a pinch when you aren't home.