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Instavolt charger at Corby forecourt
Instavolt reaches one gigawatt hour landmark
08 November, 2019

Instavolt has announced it has reached a significant milestone in its development as it has delivered one gigawatt hour of renewable power to electric vehicle (EV) users in the UK.

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EV charging company Pivot Power bought by EDF Group
06 November, 2019

The energy giant  EDF Group has acquired the British start-up company Pivot Power, which was developing plans for battery storage and infrastructure for electric vehicle charging.

Government publishes league table of EV charger provision
06 November, 2019

The transport secretary has written to local authorities across the country, urging them to take advantage of funding on offer to build up their electric car charging infrastructure and to increase local access to chargepoints for drivers.

an ubitricity charger
Honda brings electrification for all models forward to 2022
25 October, 2019

Honda has accelerated its electrification plans for Europe by moving forward its goal for all of its European mainstream models to feature electrified powertrains by 2022. It has also announced a tie-up with an energy company to promote home charging for all brands of electric cars.

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Northern Powergrid takes action to support electric vehicles
13 September, 2019

Northern Powergrid, the electricity distribution business for North East England, Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire, has revealed the steps it is taking to support the electrification of transport in its region.

BP and M&S signs together on forecourt
Planned BP M&S Simply Food site includes rapid charging facilities
30 August, 2019

Proposals for a new BP and M&S Simply Food development in Cornwall include infrastructure for major electric vehicle charging facilities.

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.

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?