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Government increases funding for on-street EV charging
14 August, 2019

Additional funding of £2.5m to provide more charge points for electric vehicles (EVs) has been announced by the transport secretary Grant Shapps.

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No case for largest EV chargers warns industry expert
09 August, 2019

There is no need or commercial case for the largest electric vehicle (EV) chargers that are being proposed, according to an expert in the car charging industry.

Car using Instavolt charger
Instavolt hits 400 landmark with latest rapid charger installation
31 July, 2019

InstaVolt has begun construction of its 400th rapid charger, which it claims makes it the UK’s largest owner-operated network of rapid electric vehicle chargers in the UK.

Using a Franklin Energy charger
Franklin Energy secures DfT funding for on-street chargers
24 July, 2019

Franklin Energy has secured £1.7m of funding from Innovate UK under the Department for Transport’s latest drive to improve on-street electrical vehicle (EV) charging.

electric chargers at Bryn Elltyd Eco Guest House, Snowdonia
Go Ultra Low highlights extent of UK charging network
26 June, 2019

Go Ultra Low, the joint Government and car industry campaign to encourage motorists to switch to an electric vehicle (EV), is launching a campaign to change perceptions about the extent of the UK’s EV charging network.

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Shortage of facilities blamed for risky charging practices
31 May, 2019

A majority of EV users who responded to a survey have admitted they have charged dangerously, and blamed it on an absence of local public charging points.

Fastned's Sunderland charging station
350kW fast charging station opens in Sunderland
17 April, 2019

Fastned, an electric vehicle charging company which is building a European network of fast charging stations, has opened its first fast charging station in the UK.

Simulation of an Electric Forecourts site
Gridserve unveils plans for 100 large-scale charging sites
29 March, 2019

Gridserve has announced plans to build a UK-wide network of more than 100 Electric Forecourts designed specifically for the needs of electric vehicle (EV) drivers, delivering convenient, ultra-fast, low-cost charging for all types of EVs.

simulation of an Electric Forecourts site
Gridserve unveils plans for two large-scale charging sites
06 March, 2019

Funding has been secured for two solar farms schemes which will include large-scale super charging facilities for electric vehicles (EVs).

Powerswap on forecourt
Swedish firm unveils quick solution to EV charging
24 November, 2017

Powerswap AB, a Swedish start-up, believes it has come up with a radical solution for charging electric vehicles.

As the Government is urged to publish its plans for E10 by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for British Bioethanol, would you welcome the introduction of E10 as the right next step in cutting automotive carbon emissions?