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EV Charging & Separate Utility Meters


Active Member
May 11, 2013
My wife and I hope to take delivery of a Model 3 next week. Two of our daughters are waiting for short range versions. Even though our daughters no longer live at home, we're looking at charging three Tesla Model 3s. Considering the amount of charging we may be doing on an intermittent basis — we decided to install a separate EV meter, to take advantage of reduced rates during utility base hours. The following website was very helpful in planning our installation:

Home Electric Vehicle Power Meters
Installing an Electric Vehicle Power Meter

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