Performance Optimization

Load Sharing

Load sharing increases the efficiency and environmental friendliness of your commercial property by increasing the number of vehicles that can be charged at any given time. Chicago EV's expert solutions are your path to a sustainable future.

multiple electric vehicles charging in a row, representing load sharing


What Is Load Sharing?

Load sharing is a vital concept in EV charger installations, particularly for commercial properties. This system enables multiple EV chargers to efficiently share a single electrical circuit, significantly increasing the number of vehicles that can be charged simultaneously. As such, load sharing contributes to a more sustainable and cost-effective charging infrastructure for electric vehicles.

Increased Capacity

Importance Of Load Sharing

Load sharing plays a crucial role in the deployment of EV chargers, particularly for properties with multiple charging points. It not only facilitates efficient power distribution, but also helps in optimizing the utilization of available electrical capacity. Load sharing can significantly reduce the installation and running costs of EV chargers, making it an essential feature in the era of electric mobility.

electric vehicle charging amongst other electric vehicles

Increased Charging Capacity

By implementing load sharing, multiple EV chargers can function off a single electrical circuit, essentially multiplying the charging capacity of your property. This opens up the possibility of more electric vehicles being charged concurrently, hence accommodating more tenants or visitors with electric vehicles, thereby enhancing the attractiveness and utility of your premises.

Cost-Efficient Operations

Load sharing technology significantly reduces installation and operating expenses. Rather than overhauling your entire electrical infrastructure, the intelligent power distribution of load sharing allows you to leverage your existing setup. This prevents undue strain on your electrical system, ensuring its longevity, and also curbs energy consumption, resulting in lower monthly utility bills.

Improved Tenant Satisfaction

The ability to charge multiple EVs at once translates into greater tenant satisfaction. With more charging points available, the likelihood of tenants finding an open point when needed rises dramatically. This efficient charging solution, ensuring availability when needed, can significantly elevate tenant experience and satisfaction levels.

Environmentally Friendly

Implementing load sharing has a positive impact on the environment. By making EV charging more accessible and efficient, you’re encouraging the use of electric vehicles, a key factor in reducing carbon emissions. This aligns your business with global sustainability goals and bolsters your reputation as an environmentally conscious entity.

Our Process

Load Sharing Process

At Chicago EV, we pride ourselves on our meticulous and comprehensive approach to implementing load sharing. Our process is designed to cater to the unique requirements of your commercial property, ensuring the most efficient and cost-effective solution. Here are the steps we take:

  1. Site Assessment: We perform a thorough site survey to evaluate your property’s existing electrical capacity and identify the best locations for EV chargers.
  2. Load Sharing Design: Based on the site assessment, we design a load sharing system that maximizes the charging capacity while keeping within the existing electrical infrastructure’s limits.
  3. Installation: Our skilled technicians install the EV chargers and set up the load sharing system, ensuring a seamless integration with your property’s electrical circuit.
  4. System Testing: We conduct rigorous testing to ensure the load sharing system works flawlessly, providing optimal charging performance.
  5. Training: We offer comprehensive training on the operation and management of the new charging infrastructure, empowering your team to effectively oversee its use.
  6. Ongoing Maintenance and Support: As part of our commitment to exceptional service, we provide ongoing maintenance and support, ensuring your charging infrastructure remains in peak condition.