Connector

Connector Object

This is the electrical equipment that an EV connects to recharge. It may have one or more connectors

{
  "_id": "5eafcdaf9e7760a2646be432",
  "active": true,
  "status": "Available",
  "endpoint": "a3d2",
  "ocppId": 1,
  "type": "Type2",
  "format": "CABLE",
  "power_type": "AC_3_PHASE",
  "power": 7.2,
  "createdAt": "2020-05-04T08:09:19.009Z",
  "updatedAt": "2020-07-27T07:15:12.568Z",
  "organization": "5e7e6c058a6deccfefdf4223"
}

The physical electrical port where an EV "connects" to a chargestation.

Attributes

_id string

The Id of this connector

active boolean

Use this flag to activate / deactivate this connector

status string

This field is set in real time by the CS depending on each connector's current operational state.
Reported values are:
Available: Ready for EV Charging. No cables plugged in
Preparing: Cable plugged in, awaiting start command
Charging: EV is charging at this connector
SuspendedEV: Driver has suspended the charging transaction from the vehicle side
Finishing: Transaction finished. Awaiting the cable to be un-plugged

endpoint string

Connector endpoint comprised of four alphanumeric characters.

ocppId integer

The OCPP compatible connector ID. Must be numbered 1 or higher.
Note: You may see a value of 0 (OCPP 1.6 only). This is a virtual connector referencing all connectors in a CS. Please do not use this connector. It exists for compatibility between OCPP versions.

type string

Connector type. See OCPP 2.0.1 Specification (3.22. ConnectorEnumType) for a more exhaustive list. Available types are:
CCS1 : Combined Charging System 1 (captive cabled) a.k.a. Combo 1
CCS2 : Combined Charging System 2 (captive cabled) a.k.a. Combo 2
G105 : JARI G105-1993 (captive cabled) a.k.a. CHAdeMO
Tesla : Tesla Connector (captive cabled)
J1772 : IEC62196-2 Type 1 connector (captive cabled) a.k.a. J1772
Type2 : IEC62196-2 Type 2 connector (captive cabled) a.k.a. Mennekes connector

format string

Cable or socket type connector.
Options are ['CABLE', 'SOCKET']

power_type string

Type of power delivered via this connector
Options are ['AC_3_PHASE', 'AC_SINGLE_PHASE', 'DC']

power float

Connector power in kWatts

createdAt datetime

Creation time of this record

updatedAt datetime

Last update time of this record

organization string

The Organization Id that this chargestation is part of
Also see Organization