Is Tesla charging more economical at night?
This article explains how Tesla charges its vehicles and why nighttime charging may reduce the battery life of electric vehicles.
Tesla's charge your battery system allows consumers to charge their vehicles using a standard electrical outlet or Tesla's Supercharger network.
By using the Supercharger network, the charging time of electric cars is reduced significantly.
Those who wish to charge their cars overnight can benefit from nighttime electricity rates.
Moreover, utilities may offer discounted electricity rates for overnight charging.
Tesla is encouraging drivers to utilise superchargers during off-peak hours, when prices are typically lower.
In order to make long-distance travel more affordable for drivers, Tesla has also reduced its supercharging rates per kWh.