EV Charging Times
DC Rapid Charging
Fastest of the three charging types, DC chargers send current directly into the drive battery, bypassing the cars on-board charger.
DC Charging time
A 50kw DC charger provides approx. 300km range per hour
Charging times vary per DC charger kW rating
AC Charging uses the on-board charger of an EV. Chargers at Zilch hubs are AC units.
AC Charging time
A 22kw AC charger provides approx. 80km range per hour
Charging times vary per car, and per AC charger kW rating
You can plug electric cars into regular 3-pin home powerpoints, for a trickle charge via 240v.
Home charging time
A 240v AC charger provides approx. 12km range per hour.
Charging times vary per car, and per power supply.