13069 Orono Parkway
P.O. Box 430
Elk River, MN 55330-0430
Phone: 763.441.2020
Fax: 763.441.8099
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Public Electric Vehicle Charging

 

CHARGE YOUR EV WITH 100% RENEWABLE ENERGY FROM ELK RIVER MUNICIPAL UTILITIES!
Elk River Municipal Utilities currently operates three public charging stations in Elk River; one in the downtown parking lot where the Farmers Market is held, one in the ERMU parking lot adjacent to City Hall, and the other at the Coborn's fuel station off of Highway 169. The downtown and ERMU charging stations feature a 240 volt Level 2 Charger with two EV Plugs (J1772), and the charging station at Coborn's features a 480 volt DC Fast Charger with Chadmo and Combo charging EV Plugs.

Fees for Charging:

  Connection Fee On-Peak Rate* Off-Peak Rate*
DC Fast Charger - 480 Volt $5.00 $0.1370 kWh $0.0602 kWh
Level Two Charger - 240 Volt $2.00 $0.1370 kWh $0.0602 kWh

 *On-Peak rates are applied MON-FRI from 7AM to 11PM. Off-Peak rates are applied MON-FRI from 11PM to 7AM, and all hours on SAT and SUN.

HOW DOES IT WORK?
The charging station is accessed through the ChargePoint network. Visit www.chargepoint.com for complete instructions and tech support.

The basic steps are:

  • Access the charging station with a ChargePoint card, the ChargePoint smartphone app, or call the customer service number posted on the station.
  • Once access has been granted through ChargePoint, plug in your EV or PHEV.
  • ChargePoint will notify you via text message or email when your vehicle is done charging. 


THINKING ABOUT MAKING THE SWITCH?
The EV network is growing steadily, with convenient and easily accessible public charging stations throughout the United States.

PlugShare - Find a place to plug in your EV with PlugShare's database of over 50,000 charging stations! PlugShare offers a free mobile app for iOS, Android, and web that allows users to find and review charging stations, and to connect with other plug-in vehicle owners.

Chargepoint - Brings EV charging to more people and places than ever before with the world's largest and most open EV charging network. Their charging stations, mobile app and network make it easier than ever to charge your car on the go. Click here to find out more.