What options are there for charging points electric cars UK

Unlike petrol or diesel fuelling with only Petrol stations, there are a huge variety of places to charge an Electric car. At Home, if practical Place of work Local streets Car parks Supermarkets Coffee shops Visitor attractions Motorway Service stations Hotels And many others The best, if you or your landlord have space, is at…

Look at how many Electric cars models are now available – July 2021

How many Electric cars models are now available? Well does the actual number really matter? The number of Electric car models is increasing rapidly. See what’s available now in the video below, Many offer a choice of battery capacity providing various ranges. Beware of restricting yourself to higher range models than you really need, as…

The new future of charging – a FASTNED Rapid charging station reviewed

This practical review of one of the first FASTNED Rapid charging stations in the UK, it also covers ‘A Better Route planner’ and the Fiat 500e The FASTNED Rapid charging station Although widely available in the EU there are not yet many Fastned Rapid charging stations in the UK. Excellent information about the charging in…

How fast are Motorway Electric chargers being upgraded?

Existing Ecotricity Motorway Electric chargers are being upgraded by Gridserve following their purchase of the Ecotricity Electric Highway, Gridserve are also rolling out Electric Forecourts like their first one in Essex. In the six weeks since Gridserve has taken responsibility of the motorway network it has installed new chargers with a minimum capacity of 60kWh…

Can MOT tests cope with electric cars?

Will MOT tests cope with electric cars? Unfortunately they are unprepared for a surge in electric car sales, with some centres “unable to cope” if demand suddenly soared. Jonathan Barbera, Managing Director of Parkers MOT garages do not have enough qualified staff or the right technology to work on electric vehicles. He warned “hundreds” of garages…