Electric Car Charging in Multi-Family Dwellings

More than 240,000 fully electric vehicles (EVs) were sold in the United States in 2020, a jump of about 237% from only five years prior. With increases in gas prices and ongoing EV innovations, there is no reason to think this trend will be slowing anytime soon.

This means an increase in demand for EV car charging infrastructure. If you are a property manager, you know that the availability of charging electric cars is something that tenants have come to expect. If you are considering installation, you may not know where to start.

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What To Know About The PSE&G Electric Vehicle Charging Rebate Program

New Jersey sits dead last when it comes to the ratio of public chargers to cars. The state has 41 electric vehicles for every charger, far below the national average of 14.6 to 1 and trailing the 49th state, California at 27 to 1. For most EV owners, charging is a top-of-mind issue in the state. No one wants to get stuck five miles from home with no way to power their electric car. This makes an EV home charger installation a very appealing idea. 

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4 Reasons to Get a Whole House Generator

In 2020, the number of blackouts across the USA jumped by nearly three quarters. Much of the impact of these could have been avoided, or mitigated, through the use of a whole house generator that could keep the home running. Though, not everyone is yet convinced of how effective they are.

Below we have listed four reasons why a whole house generator is a good idea for your home, as well as that of your neighbors and the entire community. By the end, you should be able to talk about generator installation from a position of knowledge.

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Explaining the Different Levels of EV Charging

In 2021, EV sales in the U.S. hit 608,000, nearly doubling what it was in 2020! As you can see, more and more people are choosing to go electric every day, but there are still a lot of skeptics due to the need for charging stations. Some people worry charging stations aren’t widespread enough to get them from point A to point B in their journey. However, there are currently over 109,307 charging ports across the United States, and that number keeps growing! To get your motor running, we’re going to share everything you need to know about EV charging levels and the requirements for installing a charging station. Who knows, maybe we’ll convince you to go electric along the way. 

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At-Home EV Charging FAQ

Having an electric vehicle (EV) is great for the environment, but questions often arise related to charging stations. Specifically, where to find them, if they’re available for home use, and what the at-home installation process entails. In this at-home EV charging FAQ, you’ll find the answers to all of your questions about electric car charging stations for home!

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AC vs. DC EV Charging: What is the Difference?

Did you know that almost 40 percent of Americans say that they’re considering investing in an electric vehicle once their current car is ready to be replaced? That’s because there are many benefits of making the switch to an electric vehicle. If you’re one of those considering making the switch, it’s crucial to understand the two main types of chargers on the market. Keep reading to learn the differences between AC vs. DC EV charging!

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Common Fire Code Violations and How to Avoid Them

ROS Electric has been helping customers resolve their fire code violations for over 30 years! Our experienced staff can evaluate your situation, figure out how to remedy it, and assist in the correction. We will work with the Federal, State, or Local Agency responsible for the issuance of the violation until it has been abated. Keep reading to learn about some of the fire code violations more in-depth!

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