GeniePoint forecourt network expanding rapidly
January 18, 2018: GeniePoint and the Motor Fuel Group (MFG) have confirmed that the partnership’s EV charge point roll-out is continuing at pace, with 14 rapid chargers installed at petrol stations already. There are another 20 rapid charge points being installed this month, 25 planned...
New EV charge point one stop shop created for firms and councils
January 17, 2018: ICEE Managed Services has partnered with Schneider Electric distributor Rapid to create a ‘one-stop-shop’ for EV charge point installation. The agreement creates a new service, aimed at supporting charge point roll-out for businesses and local authorities. The two companies will work together...
Councils urged to make use of EV charge point funds
January 12, 2018: Only five local authorities have made use of a £4.5 million fund to help councils install EV charging points. The UK Government is urging local authorities to take advantage of the grants available to improve on-street charging provision in their areas. The...
Source London ready to install 1,000 new points
January 11, 2018: Source London is set to roll-out 1,000 new EV charge points across the capital, with the units ready and waiting to be installed. The news comes as part of an announcement from the network stating that it has signed an agreement with...
Zap-Map enables electric vehicle (EV) drivers to locate, navigate to and update charge points for the benefit of the EV community. Take a look at the map or download the app to find charge points near you or on your typical journey. Zap-Map also provides information on charging points and electric vehicles to help you make best use of your EV or PHEV – see below for more.
Charge Point Types
There are four main EV charging types: Slow (up to 3kW) which is best suited for 6-8 hours overnight; Fast (7-22kW) which can fully recharge some models in 3-4 hours; and Rapid AC and DC (43-50kW) which are able to provide an 80% charge in around 30 minutes.
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With around 60 different electric models available in the UK, more than 130,000 registered EVs on UK roads, and a growing public charge point infrastructure of over 5,000 locations, 2018 is a great time to go electric. The next few years will see yet more EV models launched in the UK by all the major car and van manufacturers.
Our unique charge point selector shows which charge points and connector types current EV models are compatible with. With this easy-to-use tool you simply choose a specific vehicle model to generate a list of suitable charger types and connector information.
Zap-Map is focused on providing the best possible information to support the growing EV community. Users can submit a new charge point for inclusion on Zap-Map and report an issue with an existing unit. Join the Zap-Map Community and share with other users your EV experience. We welcome feedback on any EV or charge point issue.
- GeniePoint forecourt network expanding rapidly - https://t.co/imitKmUIsV https://t.co/jlaqGrI38O - 4 hours ago
- New EV charge point one stop shop created for firms and councils - https://t.co/gCL76pnpII https://t.co/LuIyvtrsVc - 1 day ago
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EV Charging at Home or Work
There are various suppliers and government schemes available to help you obtain a charge point for your home or work place. The Zap-Map guide provides info on all the latest deals and products available for home or work charging.
Choosing an Electric Vehicle
Ready to make the move to an electric vehicle or plug-in hybrid? There are now many different models on the market with more coming in 2018. The Zap-Map EV buying guide will help you decide whether an electric car is right for you.