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The Hidden Costs of Installing an EV Charger in Ontario!

Are you considering installing an electric vehicle (EV) charger in Ontario? Here's a quick overview:

Types of EV Chargers:

Level 1 Chargers: Plug into a standard 120-volt outlet. No installation needed, but charging is slower.

Level 2 Chargers: Faster charging, requires a 240-volt outlet. Costs between $500 and $1,200 CAD.

Hardwired Chargers: Offer even higher speeds and connect to your home's electrical system. Prices vary but are generally more expensive than Level 2 chargers.

Installation Costs and Factors:

Installation costs range from $1,000 to $1,800 CAD.
Factors affecting costs include charger distance from your electrical panel, additional wiring, and the need for an electrical panel upgrade.

Government Incentives:

The Ontario government offers incentives and rebates for EV charger installations, helping offset your costs.


The cost to install an EV charger in Ontario typically ranges from $1,500 to $3,000 CAD, covering the charger unit, installation, and additional factors. For a more detailed look, check out the full blog here.

Ready to make Ontario greener, one EV charger at a time? Contact us at Affordable Comfort for personalized guidance and professional installation.

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