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Tag : charge points

UK startup cracks on-street EV charging

5 months ago / 0 comments

A British startup claims to have a solution for the 11.6m UK households currently unable to charge an EV at home, using retractable telescopic charge posts.

Engenie gets funding for 1,500-strong rapid network

6 months ago / 0 comments

Engenie gets funding for 1,500-strong rapid charger network that will offer ultra-rapid chargers capable of recharging an EV in 10 minutes, as well as a focus … Read More »

NewMotion highlights continued EV growth in UK

7 months ago / 0 comments

An increase in EV charging sessions to more than half a million were witnessed by NewMotion in 2017, latest figures reveal.

Chargemaster predicts half a million EVs on UK roads by 2020

8 months ago / 0 comments

Chargemaster forecasts half a million EVs will be on UK roads and more than one million public charging sessions per year on its Polar network by … Read More »

Consultation explores options for Bristol EV charging network expansion

9 months ago / 0 comments

Businesses and individuals based in the Bristol area can now have their say on the future direction of the local electric vehicle charge point network ahead … Read More »

London to have 700 rapid chargers by 2022

9 months ago / 0 comments

London will have 150 rapid chargers for electric vehicles on the streets of the capital by the end of the year – rising to around 700 … Read More »

Source London poised to add 1,000 more charge points

10 months ago / 0 comments

BluepointLondon, which has operated the Source London network since September 2014, says it’s ready to add 1,000 additional charge points across the Capital as the number … Read More »

EV charging installer continues UK expansion

10 months ago / 0 comments

North East independent EV charging installer Elmtronics has opened its third office in the UK as it pushes ahead with growth plans.

Scottish EV charge point usage outstripping network growth

10 months ago / 0 comments

Drivers’ usage of electric vehicle charge points in Scotland is overtaking network expansion, although more research is needed on where points should be located.

Government must focus on rapid chargers for fleets, says new report

10 months ago / 0 comments

Rapid charging points for electric vehicles are a more cost-effective way to reduce air pollution than slower on-street units, despite the latter being cheaper to install, … Read More »

Heathrow deploys 50th electric vehicle

10 months ago / 0 comments

Heathrow has implemented its 50th electric vehicle in line with its plans for all its cars and small vans to be electric or plug-in hybrid by … Read More »

SMEs targeted with design-led EV charge points

11 months ago / 0 comments

Small businesses looking for more exclusive electric vehicle charging points can now access a new solution from European manufacturer Andersen.

Ecotricity launches new Electric Highway pricing and EV green charging offer

11 months ago / 0 comments

Ecotricity has teamed up with Rolec EV to launch a new green charging offer, as it also reveals new pay-as-you-go charging rates for its Electric Highway … Read More »

First charge points installed under Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure

11 months ago / 0 comments

The first few electric charge points have been installed under the Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure programme.

Lancashire to get 150 EV chargers

11 months ago / 0 comments

Chargemaster is to install 150 charging points in Lancashire following a successful bid by the county council to the Department for Transport’s Highway Maintenance Challenge Fund.

Budget 2017: Extra funding for ultra-low emission vehicles

11 months ago / 0 comments

Additional funding for electric vehicles, charging infrastructure and the plug-in car grant has today been announced in the 2017 Budget by the Chancellor of the Exchequer.

Free Alfen guide to smart chargers

11 months ago / 0 comments

Dutch energy company Alfen has published a free guide on smart chargers and their associated benefits.

Carmakers push ahead with plans for pan-European 350kW EV charging network

12 months ago / 0 comments

BMW Group, Daimler, Ford Motor Company and the Volkswagen Group have committed to plans to launch a network of 400 ultra-fast charging stations for electric vehicles … Read More »

Southern Rail upgrades EV charge points at 23 car parks

12 months ago / 0 comments

Southern Rail has announced improvement plans to its EV charging network at station car parks.

Basingstoke business park powers up for EVs

1 year ago / 0 comments

A business park in Basingstoke is supporting car drivers’ move to electric vehicles by installing rapid chargers.

More than 400 UK forecourts to imminently get EV rapid chargers

1 year ago / 0 comments

Independent forecourt operator Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is imminently rolling out rapid chargers from ChargePoint Services across its 413-strong nationwide network.