After an introductory interval the place EV homeowners might cost without spending a dime, the Go To-U EV Way of life Hub in Rekascape, Cyberjaya has moved to a pay per use mannequin. The price to make use of the chargers is now set at RM1.60 per kWh.
The Rekascape chargers have the choice to cost by kWh as a substitute of by time as a result of it’s the recipient of an EVCS license from the Vitality Fee of Malaysia. Although be aware that whereas an EVCS license permits per kWh as a substitute of per minute time-based pricing, it isn’t obligatory for the charger operator to supply per kWh pricing, which is why many websites with EVCS license nonetheless proceed with time-based pricing.
Whereas per kWh pricing is deemed to be ‘fairer’ to all forms of EVs due to the completely different charges that every EV might be charged at, time-based pricing has the benefit of discouraging charger-hogging at freeway websites the place there may be a queue to make use of the charger.
The Rekascape hub options two DC quick charging stations by Star Cost able to delivering as much as 60 kW of energy. Every charger has two weapons, so a complete of 4 EVs can cost on the hub on the identical time. If two EVs are charging on the identical charger, the charger’s 60 kW of energy is split to 30 kW for every related EV.
To function the charger, you should obtain the Go To-U app linked beneath.