AeroVironment Home Charging Stations an Option for Nissan Leaf

Gas 2.0 - April 8, 2010

Mil­i­tary unmanned air­craft tech­nol­o­gy sup­pli­er AeroVi­ron­ment is now a grow­ing part of cre­at­ing the charg­ing infra­struc­ture for elec­tric vehi­cles. The com­pa­ny is work­ing with Nis­san to sup­ply buy­ers of upcom­ing Leaf elec­tric vehi­cles with home charg­ing sta­tions. The aver­age cost of the 220 volt charg­er sta­tion will be $2,200 includ­ing instal­la­tion, and it qual­i­fies for a 50% fed­er­al tax cred­it.