Cost Estimates and Revenue Model for an Electric Car Charging Station Installation

Ireland is in the middle of an electric vehicle revolution. The government, in its Climate Action Plan 2019, has committed to ban sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030. At the same time, the government’s estimates suggest that there’ll be about 950,000 electric vehicles in Ireland by 2030. As would be expected, electric vehicles will become the norm. This also means the ever-expanding need of EV charging stations at every nook and corner. So if you’ve come here looking for electric car charging station installation cost estimated, we can definitely help.

If you’re a business, providing an EV charging station in the near future can be a lucrative option. If it interests you but you don’t know how to go about it, we are here to tell you all about it.

First, let us look at the costing aspect of installing an EV charging station. There are two main factors which impact electric car charging station installation cost:

  1. Price of the charging unit: The price of the charging unit is directly impacted by the speed of charging. As expected, DC chargers, also called rapid charging points, are more expensive to install. Businesses involved in motor-related work such as a service station can consider installing these type of charging stations.
  2. Installation cost: The installation cost depends on the amount of electrical and civil work required. Even cable runs impact cost, that is, longer the cable run required, higher the expense.

Please note that electric car charging station installation cost can be further reduced by exploring the government grants provided to promote the use of electric vehicles in the country. It is also recommended to hire a qualified electrician for electric car charging station installation cost to further explore options of reducing the cost.

Next, let us look at how installing an EV charging station can contribute towards your business’ revenue and its other benefits. Firstly, having an EV charging station can attract more customers to your business. In this scenario, not only will they pay you to avail car charging services, but also for the other services you offer / goods you sell. Secondly, since electric vehicles are becoming popular, your business can become popular on sites which list properties, provide tourist guides, etc. as a business that offers EV charging facilities in the vicinity. Lastly, by providing EV car charging services, you’re making it more conducive for people to adopt this environmentally friendly practice of buying an electric vehicle, thereby, contributing towards mitigating the challenges of global warming and climate change we face today.

If you’re looking for an EV car charging station installation, look no further, reach out to us at Go Electrical today. We provide top quality services and various packages to best meet your requirement. We have the best EV charger installers for home or commercial use in Dublin and Wicklow. You can contact us by phone, WhatsApp, live chat or email. It is as simple as a click of a button. You can visit, call us on 087 4082481 to request a call back, or leave us an email at The electrical contractor will be at your doorstep at the said time as per the appointment fixed.

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Installation lead time - approx 8 days