Enphase Energy, a global energy technology company and the leading supplier of microinverter-based solar and battery systems, announced the availability of the Enphase IQ EV Charger in the United States and Canada. The IQ EV Charger is Wi-Fi-enabled and includes smart control and monitoring capabilities. The charger can also seamlessly integrate into Enphase’s solar and battery system to help homeowners maximize electricity cost savings by charging directly from solar energy.
The IQ EV Charger will enable the following new features:
Control and monitor EV charging from the Enphase App. The new Wi-Fi-enabled charger allows homeowners to conveniently access their EV charger directly from their phone or personal device.
Charge an EV directly from solar energy generated at home. Homeowners with Enphase Energy Systems can direct the renewable solar energy they generate on their roof or store in their battery to charge their EV.
Customized scheduling to maximize energy cost savings. Pre-set an EV to charge from the grid when electricity rates are cheapest.
Enphase Energy delivers a safety-certified and all-weather lineup of EV chargers, including hardwired or plug-in options with a wide range of power configurations. The Wi-Fi-enabled IQ EV Chargers come in multiple power levels ranging from 32 amp to 64 amp and are equipped with a J1772 connector for universal compatibility.
The impact-resistant design and National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) 4-rated enclosure make them reliable for daily use in most weather conditions. All of Enphase’s EV charging solutions are safety certified by ETL and include an industry-leading 5-year limited warranty along with 24/7 customer support from Enphase.
Installers and distributors in North America can order the new IQ EV Charger immediately, with production shipments expected later in the month. North American consumers can now buy the Enphase IQ EV Charger directly from the Enphase Store; prices for the connected chargers range from $732 to $1,176, based on power level.
Enphase has shipped approximately 68 million microinverters, and more than 3.5 million Enphase-based systems have been deployed in more than 145 countries.