Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment

THE PRODUCT:

Electric vehicle supply equipment is used to charge electric vehicles.

THE STANDARD:

Our recommended standard for electric vehicle supply equipment is based on ENERGY STAR Version 1.0, which took effect in December 2016. The ENERGY STAR specification applies to Level 1 chargers (which operate at 120 V), Level 2 chargers (which operate at 208 or 240 V), and combined chargers.

KEY FACTS:

Electric vehicle supply equipment meeting ENERGY STAR Version 1.0 use about 40% less energy than standard models in standby mode.4 In 2018, 7% of shipments of electric vehicle supply equipment were ENERGY STAR qualified.

Timeline

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Timeline reflects state standards from 2001 to present; federal standards from inception to present.