Charging

Milton Keynes electric-car owners invited to charging technology trial
Charging

Milton Keynes electric-car owners invited to charging technology trial

Smart charging, vehicle-to-grid (V2G) and battery storage technology included; equipment can be retained
12 May 2020
Complete guide to Andersen home charging points
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Complete guide to Andersen home charging points

Find out more about the stylishly designed wallbox and floor-mounted chargers from this UK manufacturer
28 Apr 2020
What is a Type 2 charging cable?
Type 2 cable
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What is a Type 2 charging cable?

We explain what an electric car's Type 2 charging cable is
31 Mar 2020
What is a CCS charger?
CCS charging
Charging

What is a CCS charger?

We explain what a CCS electric-car charger is
26 Mar 2020
Electric car wallbox installation: the complete guide
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Electric car wallbox installation: the complete guide

Ever wondered what a electric car home charger installation entails? We reveal all
13 Mar 2020
The complete guide to charging an electric car
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The complete guide to charging an electric car

Exactly how do you charge an electric or plug-in hybrid car? Don't worry, it's really easy...
4 Mar 2020
Audi e-tron charging service launched for electric and plug-in hybrid owners
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Audi e-tron charging service launched for electric and plug-in hybrid owners

New service for owners of electrified Audis gives access to 18 charging networks through a single card, as well as reduced charging fees
24 Jan 2020
Volkswagen and Tesco Pod Point charging network hits 100 sites
Electric VW ID3 car charging outside of Tesco, Potters bar, 24th November 2019
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Volkswagen and Tesco Pod Point charging network hits 100 sites

Pod Point charging is now available at 100 of a planned 600 Tesco stores around the UK
3 Dec 2019
Complete guide to eVolt home charging stations
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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
22 Oct 2019
Complete guide to the Shell Recharge charging network
Shell Recharge charging point
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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
7 Oct 2019
Complete guide to the ChargeYourCar charging network
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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
7 Oct 2019
Complete guide to the ESB ecars charging network
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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
7 Oct 2019
Complete guide to the ecarNI charging network
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Complete guide to the ecarNI charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the ecarNI charging network? Here’s how it works
7 Oct 2019
Ford partners with NewMotion to provide 'roaming' access to chargers
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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
11 Sep 2019
EO Charging and Moixa reveal home battery and solar kit
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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
21 Aug 2019
Complete guide to the ZeroNet charging network
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Complete guide to the ZeroNet charging network

Funded by charity Zero Carbon World, the ZeroNet charging network features hundreds of points across the UK
26 Jul 2019
Large-scale trial supports smart charging
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Large-scale trial supports smart charging

Electric Nation study suggest smart charging can move electric-car energy demand away from peak times
19 Jul 2019
All new-build homes could get charging points
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All new-build homes could get charging points

Government consulting on potential world-first legislation
15 Jul 2019
Government calls for card-payment capability at rapid chargers
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Government calls for card-payment capability at rapid chargers

Says it is "prepared to intervene to ensure a good deal for consumers"
15 Jul 2019
Engenie to install 2,000 new 50kW chargers in UK
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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
11 Jul 2019
Complete guide to the Ecotricity charging network
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Complete guide to the Ecotricity charging network

Need to charge your electric vehicle on the Ecotricity network? Here’s how it works, how much it costs and how to pay
10 Jul 2019
To-U app will guide users to free 'destination' charging
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To-U app will guide users to free 'destination' charging

Charging at over 500 hotel and restaurant locations in the UK included with To-U app
10 Jul 2019
PSA calls for easier public charging access in UK
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PSA calls for easier public charging access in UK

Charging access difficulties described as a "market failure" that could impact take-up of electric vehicles
27 Jun 2019
UK's most picturesque charging points revealed
72 POINT LTDElectric car charging points at Bryn Elltyd Eco Guesthouse, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales, 17.6.2019
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UK's most picturesque charging points revealed

Go Ultra Low commissions photos of the 10 most eye-catching locations to top up
26 Jun 2019
Complete guide to char.gy lamp-post chargers
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Complete guide to char.gy lamp-post chargers

UK firm char.gy offers councils two electric-car charging solutions for on-street parking
25 Jun 2019
Ohme 'intelligent charging platform' launched
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Ohme 'intelligent charging platform' launched

App-controlled charger promises big savings when combined with off-peak tariffs
25 Jun 2019
Complete guide to EO Charging home charging stations
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Complete guide to EO Charging home charging stations

Everything you need to know about EO Charging’s home wallbox, electric-car charging line-up
24 Jun 2019
ChargePoint Services acquired by French energy company Engie
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ChargePoint Services acquired by French energy company Engie

Operator of GeniePoint network joins French multinational
19 Jun 2019
'Mobile charging vans could reduce the need for home charging'
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'Mobile charging vans could reduce the need for home charging'

NIO has shown how mobile charging vans can support electric cars in Chinese cities, so why not adopt the system here?
3 Jun 2019
Citizens Advice calls for customer-focused smart charging
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Citizens Advice calls for customer-focused smart charging

Charity Citizens Advice wants consumers to be put first when new smart charging systems are designed
24 May 2019
Morrisons announces charging-point deal with GeniePoint
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Morrisons announces charging-point deal with GeniePoint

100 rapid charging points to be installed at Morrisons supermarkets nationwide
27 Mar 2019
Renault vehicle-to-grid charging pilot scheme announced
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Renault vehicle-to-grid charging pilot scheme announced

Renault Group announces trial of vehicle-to-grid technology across Europe
21 Mar 2019
Tethered or untethered home charger?
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Tethered or untethered home charger?

Should you choose a wallbox with an integrated cable, or without? We explain the pros and cons of each
26 Feb 2019
Porsche Charging Service coming to the UK
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Porsche Charging Service coming to the UK

Digital service grants Porsche drivers access to 49,000 charging points across Europe
5 Feb 2019
Volkswagen mobile charging station launching in 2020
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Volkswagen mobile charging station launching in 2020

Flexible charging solution to be piloted in 2019, produced from 2020
28 Jan 2019
World’s first hydrogen fuel-cell charger launched
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World’s first hydrogen fuel-cell charger launched

AFC Energy launches ‘CH2ARGE’ system, using hydrogen to generate electricity and charge electric cars
17 Jan 2019