OpenCharge, Enel X's flat rate for charging from home. How it works and costs


If you own an & # 39; electric car, be able to recharge at home & egrave; a big plus. Obviously, the box of your home must be equipped with a suitably sized socket or with a wallbox . Let's say something important right away that can; seem trivial but that & egrave; always better to repeat. The installation must always be done by a specialized electrician who will be able to do it. also evaluate if the electrical system is adequate to withstand the load necessary to recharge the car for a long time.

When equipping your parking space with a recharging point, you cannot; do not even think about a possible rate change to try to save a few euros on your home bill. Enel X wanted to simplify charging from home or from the office by creating, together with Enel Energia & quot; OpenCharge & quot;, a specific offer that allows owners of an electric car to be able to recharge unlimited at a fixed price.


The offer is dedicated to all individuals and freelancers who have purchased an electric vehicle for personal use or have signed up for a rental of an electric car. There are, however, some important requirements to be met. First of all & egrave; must have a parking space with private counter . Secondly, to be able to activate the offer & egrave; it is essential to have installed the connected Enel X wallbox which is; proposed in the 3.7 kW, 7.4 kW and 22 kW models.

In the absence of the JuiceBox, it will be; it is mandatory to purchase and install it. It's not okay to use a third-party wallbox or regular power outlet. The costs are as follows:

  • 3.7 kW JuiceBox Pro Cellular: 1,500 euros with inspection, installation and VAT included
  • 7.4 kW JuiceBox Pro Cellular: 1,800 euros with inspection, installation and VAT included
  • JuiceBox Pro Cellular 22 kW: price on request

Thirdly & egrave; it is necessary to have an active contract with Enel Energia and specifically the Open Electric offer (Home or Professional).

The price of the energy component is; equal to the PUN (Single National Price): this means that for energy from home or office you will access the wholesale price of the energy component. L & rsquo; energy & egrave; also certified as coming from renewable sources through guarantees of origin of the Energy Services Manager (GSE).

For the already Enel Energia customers will be required to switch to Open Electric. Non-customers will have to migrate from their operator to Enel Energia, always activating this specific tariff offer.

Joining OpenCharge & egrave; really very easy. The request can be made; carry out directly online through the dedicated page on the Enel X Store website. At that pu & ograve; customers will be contacted by an Enel Energia Charge Genius operator to complete the last steps and activate Enel Energia's Open Electric offer for the free market.


OpenCharge & egrave; proposed in three different versions depending on the capacity; of the car battery which will have to be recharged: OpenCharge 20, OpenCharge 50 and OpenCharge 75 .

  • OpenCharge 20: for cars with battery up to 20 kWh, offers unlimited recharges via JuiceBox and includes up to 30 kWh per month at Enel X public charging points
  • OpenCharge 50: for cars with a 21 to 50 kWh battery, offers unlimited recharges via JuiceBox and includes up to 80 kWh per month at Enel X public charging points
  • OpenCharge 75: for cars with a 51 to 75 kWh, offers unlimited top-ups via JuiceBox and includes up to 150 kWh per month at Enel X public charging points

Top-ups on the Enel X network also include those made from Fast columns up to 50 kW. How much does it cost per month OpenCharge? The prices are as follows.

  • OpenCharge 20: 50 euros
  • OpenCharge 50: 80 euros
  • OpenCharge 75: 120 euros

Customers will pay with the same credit card associated with the JuicePass app, as long as they are not & agrave; Enel Energia's dedicated offer for the free market was also activated. Once activated, all expenses will be charged to Enel Energia's bimonthly invoice with the bank domiciliation, including any penalties and exceeding the kWh of recharge on the public associated with your OpenCharge profile.

During the period waiting for activation , for a maximum of 3 months, customers will be able to recharge free of charge at Enel X points, including HPC (High Power Charger) points with charging powers up to 350 kW. The OpenCharge Offer is valid from the date of activation and is automatically renewed on a monthly basis, unless canceled. The customer can & ograve; cancel the OpenCharge Offer even before its natural expiration, at any time. To cancel the offer, the customer must call the toll-free number 800 069 850, active 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The customer has the right to withdraw without charges no later than 14 days from joining the OpenCharge General Conditions. The right of reconsideration can be done; exercise by expressing their will; through the toll-free number 800 069 850. The OpenElectric Contract (Home or Professional), if already; activated before the communication of the reconsideration carried out in relation to the OpenCharge offer, it will not be; ceased and will remain; active.

WHAT IF I ALSO HAVE AN ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE? 39 & #grave; calibrated on the capacity; battery of the car declared at the time of signing the contract. There are no technical constraints if the customer, in compliance with the conditions of use, also charges a different electric vehicle. No problem, therefore, if we have a second electric car or an electric motorcycle at home. Compliance with the conditions of use , for & ograve ;, & egrave; essential.

The important is that the consumption of electricity in a single charging session does not exceed the capacity; of the registered vehicle battery, or that the extra energy consumption; recharging close together suggests the presence of a vehicle with a more battery; larger than that declared. In case of non-compliance with the conditions of use, Enel X will warn you; the client. Should the misconduct continue, the company & agrave; may & agrave; terminate the contract.


Who can & ograve; activate OpenCharge ?

The offer is can be activated by all individuals or professionals who have purchased an electric car or have signed a rental contract and have a box with meter.

E & # 39; it is strictly necessary to have a dedicated counter for the box or the offer may & ograve; be activated even in the case of a single counter?

You can & ograve; safely use the existing counter without having to add another one.

To activate OpenCharge & egrave; Is it mandatory to have the Enel X JuiceBox wallbox?

Yes, you need an Enel X wallbox connected and able to monitor consumption through the JuicePass app. The other solutions are not good.

Is it mandatory to sign a contract with Enel Energia?

Yes, in case you weren't already clients. In any case, it must be activated, even for the already existing; customers, the Open Electric Casa or Professional offer.

How to pay?

By credit card combined with the JuicePass app until the Enel Energia offer is activated. Subsequently, all costs will be charged to the bill.

How can consumption be monitored?

Easy, just use the JuicePass app within which it will go JuiceBox wallbox registered.

As long as you can & agrave; reload without limits from public columns?

Only until it is the wallbox has been installed, if not present and until it will be; Enel Energia's offer was activated. In any case, for no longer & ugrave; 3 months.

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