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Honda Prologue EV
InCharge Energy has been selected by Honda Motor Company NA, to support Honda dealers in supplying and/or installing EV Fast charging equipment in preparation for the arrival of the all new Prologue. InCharge has a long history of OEM dealership installations, and can provide infrastructure design, install, as well as software, monitoring and maintenance, to ensure your customers vehicles are ready for delivery and charged on time.
What Does the EV Infrastructure Process Look Like?
Honda Approved Options for Hardware
Honda NA is funding a program that will pay to replace existing DC Chargers at select high volume dealers with one ABB 24kW or 50kW fast charger with SAE and CCS connectors enabling charging for the Ariya. This will enable your dealership to fast charge vehicles for quick turnaround.
ICE 30 30kW DC Fast Charger
Dual port to connect and charge two vehicles
Optional pedestal or mobile cart
Great for service departments and outdoor customer use
ICE 60 60kW DC Fast Charger
Dual Port to connect and charge two vehicles
Works great for quick top off or new car prep to obtain fast charge
Frequently Asked Questions
What EV charging equipment do I need for my dealership and how much does the equipment cost?
There are many options for DC fast chargers. From cash and carry to complete infrastructure build outs, depending on your needs. If your dealership requires electric utility upgrades, or if it has an existing chargers to be upgraded, all of these variables are dependant on deteriming depend final pricing. Click on Connect with a Specialist below to speak with an InCharger expert to determine your dealers needs and power.
How long does it take to receive my quotation after my site walk?
The average time to receive your quotation is under two weeks.
Why is a full installation recommended?
Although not required, a full installation means that the InCharge Team will handle every step of the installation process: engineering, permitting, construction, installation, and final commissioning InCharge has experience installing EV charging equipment at thousands of dealerships across the U.S., Canada, Mexico and beyond. By selecting InCharge for all your infrastructure needs, we ensure that the equipment will work whether there’s an issue with the equipment, software or the electrical infrastructure.
Can I use my own electrician?
Many times a dealership prefers to work with their own electrical contractor. For cases like this, InCharge allows the dealer to follow prescribed requirements for the placement of the charging equipment and self-contracted electrical infrastructure that meets the National Electrical Code. InCharge will verify that the infrastructure was installed correctly through a review of the permit package and photographs, among other things. Once this review is completed, InCharge will ship the dealer the charging equipment and send technicians to your facility to do the ‘final bolt down’, the necessary electrical connections and equipment commissioning, testing, final closeout. Honda will not reimburse dealers who opt to work with their own electrical contractor.
My dealership allows public access to the area where I’m installing charging equipment. Can I limit access to the EV charger?
Our software, In-Control, allows dealers to limit access by requiring a PIN or monetizing the station for credit card processing that reimburses the dealer for utilization.
What is the standard warranty on the EV charging equipment?
NNA includes a two year warranty. Dealer is responsible for 3yr Extended Warranty, Preventative Maintenance and InControl Charger Network.
How do I read my proposal?
InCharge can support review of the proposal via in person or remote.
InCharge Energy, an EV infrastructure leader, brings innovative solutions to electrification. In-Charge was formed with the leadership and support of industry leaders who have over one hundred years of combined electric vehicle and charging experience, having deployed more than 20,000 charging stations. The world leader in eMobility, ABB, made a majority stake investment in InCharge in January of 2022. Our seasoned team has experience working with utilities, fleet management, OEMs, engineering and more. We provide scalable, turnkey, end-to-end commercial energy and infrastructure solutions, including planning, engineering, financing, installation, operations, and maintenance.
InCharge offers both hardware and software products to augment our offerings. Our hardware equipment is comprised of both EV charging and auxiliary charging equipment. We offer a broad portfolio of charging stations including a variety of L2 and DCFCs, reliable manufacturing partners, preferred pricing, and certified EVSE installation kits. InCharge also offers its own proprietary end-to-end charger management platform designed expressly for fleet and charging application: In-Control Software. In-Control manages charging stations access control, usage data, remote management, and network operations. Our software provides load management to reduce fleet total cost of operations (TCO) and peak energy demand. In-Control is built for fleets with security and reliability paramount as well as designed for scalability of fleets, facilities, and vehicles.
It is OCPP compatible for interoperability and is integrated into multiple EVSE brands, allowing a single solution for fleet facilities. In-Control is additionally integrated with service dispatching, warranty, and finance solutions to ensure a comprehensive delivery of services. To ensure complete execution of hardware and software offerings, In-Charge offers complete installation & commissioning assistance for all products. This includes site development, engineering permitting, and self-performance capabilities. InCharge offers comprehensive maintenance and management of charging infrastructure. Preventative maintenance includes full station inspection, performance testing, electrical measurements, cleaning, and more. Preventative maintenance capabilities are enhanced by use in tandem with In-Control software which provides detailed and ancillary information on charging systems. Reactive maintenance services are also offered, ensuring extensive service of equipment.
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