Costs for Setting Up EV Charging Stations

Cost of Setting Up EV Charging Stations

The cost of setting up an EV charging station consists of two types of costs:

  • Infrastructural Costs
  • Charger Costs

Infrastructural Costs for Setting Up EV Charging Stations

The infrastructural costs consist of facilities, equipment, and land required for the charging station. The cost break-up for the same is given below:

Requirement

Cost

Land Lease at INR 50,000 per month

Rs. 6,00,000

Electricity connection, transformers, and energy meters

Rs. 7,50,000

Civil Works

Rs. 2,50,000

Maintenance and Technical team

Rs. 3,00,000

Brand promotion and Marketing

Rs. 50,000

Total

Rs. 19,50,000

Please Note: The mentioned above are estimated. They may differ according to time and place.

Charger Costs

As per the government guidelines, public EV charging stations must have at least three fast (DC) chargers and two slow (AC) chargers. The cost of Level 1 chargers is comparatively low as compared to Level 2 and 3 chargers. The cost of different chargers is given below:

Type of Charger

Cost

Bharat AC – 001

Rs. 65,000

Bharat DC – 001

Rs. 2,47,000

Type 2 AC

Rs. 1,20,000

CHAdeMO

Rs. 13,50,000

CCS

Rs. 14,00,000