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Tesla Wall Charger Installation: Everything You Need to Know

Have questions about Tesla chargers? We’ve got answers! If you’ve just bought a Tesla, or you’re looking to purchase one, chances are you’re looking into Tesla wall charger installation as well. Tesla’s wall connectors add more range per hour of charging than the mobile connector that comes with every Tesla vehicle. This gives drivers the […]

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2024 Guide to the BC Hydro EV Charger Rebate Program

The Latest Info on the BC Hydro EV Charger Rebate Program Electric vehicle ownership has continued to climb year over year, and nowhere is this more true than in British Columbia. BC surpassed 100,000 EVs on the road in 2023 and has even set a goal for 100% of new vehicles sold to be electric […]

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Will I Need a Service Panel Upgrade for My EV Charger?

Learn more about when a service upgrade is required for your EV charger Home EV chargers are a popular green-minded upgrade that lets drivers of electric vehicles enjoy much more freedom and convenience. Installing these devices is often straightforward for a professional electrician. But whether you have a 100-amp or 200-amp panel in your home, […]

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In Need of a Tesla Home Charger? 

Electric vehicles are growing in popularity with each passing year. As per the most recent quarterly Canadian automotive report by S&P Global Mobility, battery-electric (BEV) and plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEV) comprised 10.2 percent of all new vehicle registrations in the last quarter of 2022. [1] Meanwhile, the Tesla Model 3 stood out as the top-selling […]

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Level 2 vs Level 3 EV Charging

Wondering About Level 2 vs. Level 3 EV Charging? Here’s What You Should Know EV charging options are highly flexible, and can accommodate the individual needs of homeowners, business owners, and property managers. However, with many options available, you may be wondering about the differences between common EV charging options, such as level 2 vs. […]

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Electrify Your Workplace: The Compelling Case for Installing EV Chargers

Why You Should Consider a Workplace EV Charger Installation  Business owners must continuously evaluate ways to make their business more efficient, make employees and customers happy, and add revenue wherever possible. When it comes to commercial upgrades and equipment investments, a workplace EV charger installation can accomplish each of these goals—and more. At TCA Electric, […]

Juicing Up: The Rise of Electric Vehicles and EV Charging in Canada

As EVs Thrive, EV Charging Station Installation Is More Important Than Ever Electric vehicles have come a long way over the last couple decades. Tesla vehicles first reached customers in 2008, while the 2010s saw constant improvements in both products and sales, with many automakers joining the EV revolution. Throughout this time, Canada has continuously […]

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Multifamily EV Charger Installation: Take Advantage of Rebates

EV Charger Installation Has Gotten Much More Affordable EV charger installation is a great way to upgrade a multifamily building with sustainable, forward-thinking infrastructure that will attract green-minded tenants. With more and more Canadian drivers switching to electric vehicles, this is an increasingly important subset of potential tenants to appeal to.  However, while owners of […]