The demand for Electric Vehicle Charging Station is increasing rapidly in the world due to the rising prices of petrol and diesel in the world and the smoke coming out of the vehicles due to them. One of which is our country.
Petrol and diesel prices are more expensive in our country as compared to other countries. Due to which common man is suffering a lot. The government is also trying to solve it as soon as possible, how to avoid this problem.
The government is engaged in manufacturing electric vehicles in collaboration with companies. At present, many companies have also launched electric vehicles in india.
To promote electric vehicles in the country, companies are also providing different types of offers to the customers.
The government aims to make all vehicles electric by 2030. That is, the vehicles running on the roads will not run on petrol or diesel but on electricity or battery.
This work has also intensified and more than 10 lakh electric vehicles are running in the country. When the circulation of electric vehicles will increase, then it is obvious that charging stations will have to be built for this.
It is not that all the charging stations will be made by the government. The work of building the station will also start in some private hands or for business purpose. You can be a part of it if you want.
You must be thinking that making an EV charging station will cost a lot and it is not a matter of everyone’s control. but it’s not like that.
A common man can also open a charging station by adding some money and earn good money from it. Such charging stations are called ‘Low Cost AC Charging Stations’ or LAC.
The government gives subsidy to build such charging stations. Many other types of financial help are given.
The first step in this direction has been taken with respect to GST. Earlier, EV charging stations used to attract 18% GST, which has been reduced to 5%.
The first rule was that a separate plot had to be taken for the charging station and stations had to be built on it. Now this rule has been abolished.
You can build a charging station on any commercial or private land. Due to these steps, it has become easier than ever to open an electric charging station and you will be able to earn more by opening such points.
In view of the increasing number of electric vehicles, the demand for electric vehicle charging stations has also increased. So if you are looking for a business. you can start this business.
we are going to give you detailed information about this business. So read the article completely. In this article, we will know how to do electric vehicle charging station business.
At present, the number of electric vehicles in the country is very less. But slowly this number is increasing. But there is still a dearth of electric charging stations in the country.
In such a situation, if any person starts this business from now, then this business will grow rapidly in the coming one to two years.
If you are looking for a business looking at the future, this business will prove to be better for you.
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What is an Electric Vehicle Charging Station
In the type of vehicles, there are petrol pumps to fill petrol diesel and CNG pumps to fill gas. Similarly, there are electric charging stations to charge electric vehicles.
Where the battery of an electric vehicle is charged by paying money. Many companies are working fast to set up electric charging stations in the country.
Which is also providing franchisees to people to open electric charging stations. If you have a good budget then you can also start this business by taking franchise from any company.
Government Rules to open an electric vehicle charging station
Location has a big role to play in opening an electric charging station because it is a business that you have to do on-road. For which you can go to the bus stop, near the petrol pump, near the railway station, on the shopping mall highway ie such a place where the road or highway is near.
According to the rules of the government, you can open an electric charging station at a distance of three kilometers. Earlier this distance was 25 km.
Electric Vehicle Charging Station Business Cost
To open an electric charging station, you will have to spend a huge amount. This is a high investment business.
To start which you have to take a franchise from any company. For which you have to deposit five to ten lakh rupees only as a franchisee. After that you will have to invest at least twenty to thirty lakh rupees to prepare an electric charging station.
Bharat DC 001 is a 15 kW charger which comes in Rs 2.5 lakhs. Similarly, Bharat AC 001 10 kW charger comes, which costs 70 thousand rupees. Bharat DC and Bharat AC chargers are enabled for the electric cars currently being sold in India.
How to open an electric vehicle charging station
If you have the budget to open an electric charging station. So you have to contact by visiting the official website of Ministry of Power Department to open it.
After that, whichever company you want to open a charging station with franchise, you will have to contact by visiting the official website of that company. There you can know the complete process of franchise.
If you want, you can make charging stations for two wheelers, three wheelers, commercial, private, trucks or buses that run on electricity. Talking about profits, there is more to build charging stations for two wheelers, three wheelers, commercial or private four wheelers.
To make a charging station, you will have to get an electricity connection and a transfer will also have to be installed. Heavy duty cabling will be required to connect with transfer.
The most important thing for a charging station is land. If you own it, then it is not good, then you can also take it on lease.
Now the infrastructure associated with the charging station like shed, parking area etc. will have to be built. The main expenditure is in building the charging tower.
How many types of Electric Car chargers are available?
There are two types of charging towers – AC and DC. DC charger is for fast charging and its cost is more than AC charger.
DC CCS 50 KW charger comes to around 15 lakhs. Cademo is a 50 kW charger which also costs around 15 lakhs. This is also DC charger.
AC charger is very cheap in which type-2 22 kW charger which costs around Rs 1.25 lakh. All three come under the category of fast chargers.
Apart from this, there is a different category Bharat DC 001 is a 15 kW charger which comes in 2.5 lakh rupees. Similarly, Bharat AC 001 10 kW charger comes, which costs 70 thousand rupees. Bharat DC and Bharat AC chargers are enabled for the electric cars currently being sold in India.
That is, such charging stations can be built at an expense of 70 thousand to 2.5 lakh rupees. If you want to earn more in future and have to charge heavy vehicles like buses, trucks, then CCS or Cademo chargers have to be installed.
Electric vehicles of battery above 50 kW have not yet started to be manufactured in India. So there is no need for heavy charging station right now.
A total of 7 lakhs will be spent to get electricity connection and transfer. Apart from this, 3 lakh can be spent on building the infrastructure of the charging station.
How to take training to open charging station.
Only then can you be successful in any work. When you have good knowledge of that work. If you do any work without knowledge, then it is difficult for you to be successful in that business.
Therefore, if you want to open an electric vehicle charging station, then you can also take training for this work from the government. Where you are given complete information about the business.
In the training, you are provided with information about Electric Vehicle Charging Station Technology, Solar Powered Technology, Mechanism, Infrastructure, Business, Solar PV Charging Connectivity Loads, Electricity Tariff etc. After that you can easily open your own electric vehicle charging station.
Electric Vehicle Charging Station Business Earning
Earning from electric vehicle charging station depends on how much money you charge from vehicle owners in exchange for charging, as well as it also depends on what type and type of charging station you have.
One thing is certain that this business has a very good scope in the future. That is why the person who will settle in this business from now on, will only benefit from it later in the business.
These companies will install Electric charging stations
- EV Tata Motors,
- Delhi Transco Ltd.,
- Gujarat Energy Development Agency,
- Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited,
- Punjab State Power Corporation Limited,
- BESCOM, TSREDCO