Electric Nation V2G

The future of vehicle-to-grid (V2G) car charging

The use of electric vehicles (EVs) is quickly increasing and through the likelihood of daily charging at peak times (5-7pm), high demand on local electricity networks is...
MG ZS EV charging at BP

Only two fifths of UK drivers are willing to switch to an EV

A recent survey conducted by RingGo, a UK parking provider, has found that 76% of the British driving public are aware of the environmental impacts of driving....

Zap-Map launches Zap-Pay: An EV charging payment service

Zap-Map, the UK’s leading electric vehicle mapping service, has unveiled Zap-Pay, a new service that enables EV drivers to use a single app to pay for charging...
VW Tesco and Pod Point

200 Tesco stores in the UK now have access to free EV chargers

Volkswagen, Tesco and Pod Point have teamed up to provide the largest free retail charging network for electric vehicle (EV) owners across the UK. The partnership has...
Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar I-Pace to become the world’s first wireless charging-enabled taxi

Jaguar Land Rover has agreed to support the City of Oslo in Norway, with the world's first high-powered wireless taxis. The newly established programme goes by the...
EV charger with car

Development of a sustainable battery is underway for electric vehicles

Canadian researchers from McGill University have recently found new and affordable materials that could prove key for improving the batteries used in electric vehicles. The breakthrough was...
eVolt Rapid

AA signs partnership agreement with Swarco to support EV drivers

Swarco eVolt, the electric vehicle charging business, is providing even greater reassurance and support for EV drivers using its rapidly expanding E.Connect UK charging network by partnering...
Driveways earn homeowners money

Empty driveways earn homeowners more than £1,000 a year

New research by online parking portal YourParkingSpace, suggests that households renting their driveways to strangers are earning more than £1,000 per year. The research excludes those who rent...
Polestar 2 Plugsurfing

Polestar bolsters its charging infrastructure by partnering with Plugsurfing

Polestar is partnering with Plugsurfing to improve its charging infrastructure across Europe. This comes ahead of imminent customer deliveries of the Polestar 2. “This international European partnership with...
Andersen EV Charger

Lack of investment in on-street chargers could force a slowdown in EV demand

According to Andersen, a UK manufacturer of home charge points, the uptake of ultra-low emissions vehicles is under threat following the lack of on-street chargers in certain...