Frequently asked questions


How do I get an EV Charger at my workplace?

CLICK HERE and fill out the form to get your free charger and schedule a free consultation

What types of chargers are there?

There are three types of chargers available on the market.
  • Level 1
    • Charging Time: 4-6 Miles for one hour* (based on Nissan Leaf with an 80-mile range)
    • Best use: emergency, residential, destination without available charging.
    • Amps: 12-16
  • Level 2: Most common charger LFCA donates because of it's affordable cost and fast charging time.
    • Charging Time: 10-60 miles for one hour.
    • Best Use: Residential, Workplace, Destination
    • Amps: 80
  • Level 3 (aka Fast Charger or DC Fast Charger)
    • Charging Time: 75-250 miles for one hour.
    • Best Use: along travel corridors, workplace electric fleet support
    • Amps: 32

What types of EV chargers does your program provide?

LFCA recommends either a Level 2 or Level 3 charger depending upon your specific need. Our recommended chargers are manufactured for outdoor use (NEMA 3R standard), are UL compliant, and use the universal SAE J1772 adapter which provides a charge to all makes and models of Electric Vehicles (including Tesla with adapter).

Can I get more than one charger?

Yes. LFCA will provide the first charger for free. LFCA can provide additional chargers at-cost in exchange for a tax-deductible donation back to our organization.

What does my donation help support?

Your donation allows LFCA to continue providing free chargers to any business in the State of Utah.

How do I install my EV Charger?

LFCA works with a network of qualified electricians who can provide you with a quote for installation. We are also able to plan your charging project to minimize installation cost.

How much does a Level 2 EV charging station cost to operate?

Based on 8 to 12 hours of active charging use per day, one 30 amp EV charger costs less than $2.00 a day in electricity to operate.

What if I don’t own my building?

LFCA can work with your landlord or property manager to coordinate installation of your EV chargers.

How do I manage access to my charger?

LFCA has multiple strategies based on industry-best practices to devise a customized solution for your charger project.