Charging

Zap-map
How to find electric car charging points: Zap Map

This handy app and website helps you quickly find a place to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle, all over the UK

eVolt charger
Complete guide to eVolt home charging stations

eVolt is a sub-brand of Swarco that makes two electric-vehicle chargers but they aren’t common in the UK

Complete guide to the Shell Recharge charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the Shell Recharge charging network? Here’s how it works

Complete guide to the ChargeYourCar charging network

Find out how to charge you electric car or plug-in hybrid from this network of UK charge points

Complete guide to the GMEV charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the GMEV charging network? This is how it works

Complete guide to the ESB ecars charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the ESB ecars charging network? This is how it works

Complete guide to the ecarNI charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the ecarNI charging network? Here’s how it works

Ford partners with NewMotion to provide 'roaming' access to chargers

New deal makes it easier for Ford PHEV drivers to find and pay for charging across Europe

BMW 530e charging
Electric car charging points UK: Government announces £400m investment

Money ringfenced to develop rapid-charging network in UK

Complete guide to the ChargePlace Scotland charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the ChargePlace Scotland charging network? This is how it works

EO Charging and Moixa reveal home battery and solar kit

Charging and energy technology firms co-develop home battery and solar system for electric-car drivers

Complete guide to the InstaVolt charging network

Need to charge up your electric car on the InstaVolt charging network? Here’s how it works

Complete guide to the Ubitricity charging network

Using the Ubitricity charging network? You’ll need a special cable to gain access to cheaper tariffs…

Complete guide to the GeniePoint charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the GeniePoint charging network? Here’s all you need to know

Complete guide to the ZeroNet charging network

Funded by charity Zero Carbon World, the ZeroNet charging network features hundreds of points across the UK

Complete guide to the Source London charging network

Not familiar with the Source London charging network? Here’s how to sign up, pay and charge

All new-build homes could get charging points

Government consulting on potential world-first legislation

Government calls for card-payment capability at rapid chargers

Says it is "prepared to intervene to ensure a good deal for consumers"

Complete guide to Rolec EV home chargers

Rolec EV makes a wide range of electric-vehicle chargers: these are the ones most suited to your home

Engenie to install 2,000 new 50kW chargers in UK

£35 million investment from infrastructure funding group paves way for thousands of new electric-car chargers