Level 2 Electric Vehicle Charger


chargingThe Level 2 charger we offer as part of our incentive program is described below: 

  • The HCS-40PR normally retails for $689 plus tax and shipping, and is manufactured locally in Auburn, CA
  • The HCS-40PR can charge up to 5½ times faster than a level 1 (120 volt) EV charger
  • Up to 25 miles of range per hour of charge, 32Amps (7.7kW) available for charging
  • How long will it take to charge my EV with the HCS-40PR? Determine whether the Level 1 charger that came with your electric vehicle is sufficient or if a Level 2 charger is right for your charging needs
  • The HCS-40PR plugs into a 240 volt outlet which requires installation by a professional, licensed electrician
    • Installing this outlet, if none exists in your garage already, will require a permit from your local building authority
  • The HCS-40PR is "Ruggedized" (extra heavy duty) featuring rubber over molded, impact and crush resistant J1772 cable and connector assembly
  • User manual and warranty for the HCS-40PR
  • HCS-40PR specifications
    • Charging current: 32 Amps (7.7 kW)
    • Vehicle connector: SAE-J1772 connector
    • Supply circuit requirement: 208/240 Volt, 50A branch circuit or 40A branch circuit with dedicated use receptacle (outlet)
    • Charging cable length: 25 ft
    • Warranty: 5 years
    • Certifications: ETL, cETL
    • Enclosure / environmental rating: NEMA 4, fully sealed for indoor or outdoor use
    • Dimensions: 19.7"L x 8.9"W x 5.3"D
    • Voltage Range: 185 VAC to 264 VAC
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
    • CCID: 20mA
    • Weight (including 25ft cable): 13 lbs.
    • Operating temperature: -22F to +122F (-30C to +50C)
    • Storage temperature: -40F to +176F (-40C to +80C)
    • Agency Approvals: ETL listed, FCC Part 15 Class B

To apply for your rebate, download and complete the rebate application and mail to:

SMUD, Residential Drive Electric Program
MS A203 P.O. Box 15830
Sacramento, CA 95852

or you can Apply online