Smart Home charging critical as electric car investment continues

ELECTRIC vehicle charging is set to become easier and fairer as the Government steps in to ban “dumb” chargers, according to experts. Smart EV charging technology ‘critical’ for drivers as electric car investment continues – Express – August 2021 Dumb chargers “Dumb chargers” are basic charging models that come in the form of a non-networked…

New Electric charging price transparency regulations UK

As part of the plan, they will make it easier to compare the costs of different public charging points in a bid to drive competition and bring down prices.  Providers will have to show their prices using a standardised pence-per-kilowatt hour (kWh).  Power to the people! New laws will help drivers find cheapest charging points…

Tesla Supercharger for all cars? Opening the network

Currently, the Tesla Supercharger network is exclusively for Tesla drivers. The Tesla Supercharger network is the most user-friendly network, it’s Plug and charge approach is so easy to use. Although FASTned using Autocharge, new to the UK, is using a similar approach. Opening the Tesla Supercharger for all cars will be a massive change.

High upfront costs for electric cars could push more people to petrol

Read more: https://www.which.co.uk/news/2021/08/high-upfront-costs-for-electric-cars-could-push-more-people-to-petrol/ – Which? Our research shows that it could take drivers a decade to recoup the extra investment needed to buy an electric car Read more: https://www.which.co.uk/news/2021/08/high-upfront-costs-for-electric-cars-could-push-more-people-to-petrol/ – Which? How we got our running cost figures The figures for three-year running costs include fuel prices, servicing and taxes. We also factored in the…