Number of UK public electric car chargers passes 30,000 with 33% increase in 12 months, but coverage remains patchy


The number of public EV charge points surpasses 30,000, with 7,500 being added in the last twelve months.
CMA: UK needs ten times more electric car charging points by 2030

Government aims for 10x charging points by 2030


The Department for Transport has announced funding of £500m to further expand and develop the UK’s public EV charging infrastructure.

SsangYong Korando e-Motion EV review


A surprise new contender in the electric SUV market is the SsangYong Korando e-Motion.
UK has reached “peak petrol”, says research

Charging times explained


Do electric cars take long to charge? We take a look at it.
Volkswagen to launch 2,400 electric vehicle chargers in the UK

Cost of charging an electric car


It can be cheaper than filling with petrol or diesel, but what's the real price you pay when it comes to charging an electric car?
ZipCharge reveals portable EV charger

ZipCharge launches portable EV charger


British start-up ZipCharge has launched a new portable charger for electric vehicles at the Cop26 climate summit in Glasgow.
A Pod Point home charger

Pod Point prepares for IPO


Pod Point, Britain’s largest provider of electric vehicle home charging kits, is preparing for a stock market flotation.
Wireless EV charging pad by Char.gy

Wireless EV chargers begin trials


A British electric vehicle charging company has begun a 12-month trial of wireless EV chargers in Buckinghamshire.
"Hypocritical" government ministers keep buying petrol cars

EV chargers may turn off at peak times


Electric car chargers may not function during peak hours to avoid overloading the national electricity grid, according to new legislation.

Magnetised concrete to charge EVs on move


Magment is a magnetised concrete developed by a German company that could be used to charge EVs as they drive.
CMA: UK needs ten times more electric car charging points by 2030

Shortfall in UK charging network revealed


The UK needs to expand its electric vehicle charging network tenfold by 2030, according to new government research. 

Shell rolling out 800 EV chargers with Waitrose


Fuel giant Shell has signed a deal with Waitrose to install 800 electric car charging points at supermarkets by 2025. 
Electric charge points to be revamped with "iconic" design

Electric charge points to undergo "iconic" revamp


The UK's network of electric car charging points is to be redesigned to give them an "iconic" look akin to that of red postboxes.