NHS Fleet Solutions Team Up with Rolec EV
May 26, 2016: NHS Fleet Solutions has chosen Rolec EV as its official UK EV charging point installation partner. Rolec has been given the role of managing the manufacture and installation of EV home charging points for all of NHS Fleet Solutions’ EV drivers. Bianca...
Pentillie Castle signs up to Tesla Destination charging
May 24, 2016: Tesla and the Pentillie Estate have teamed up as one of the UK’s first locations to be home to a Tesla Destination charger. Located in Cornwall, Pentillie Castle joins a rapidly growing list of Destination charge locations, with the service recently launched...
New BMW Individual options for i8
May 23, 2016: BMW has launched a new personalisation programme for its i8 plug-in sports car. The BMW Individual paint scheme has been rolled out to the i8 range and allows a greater level of customisation for customers than before. The main changes come in...
Franklin Energy to work on Energy Saving Trust charge point scheme
May 20, 2016: Franklin Energy has been successful in its bid for the new Energy Saving Trust in Scotland’s charge point funding scheme. This allows Scottish organisations to have EV charging points installed with up a subsidy of up to 100 per cent coming from...
Welcome to the Zap-Map Website
Zap-Map is a website covering all aspects of charging points and electric vehicles. Built around our UK-wide charging point map, the site also provides up-to-date information on owning and driving an electric vehicle (EV). Use our the Zap-Map search tools to help you find charge points compatible with your electric vehicle.
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 nearly thirty different electric models available in the UK, over 60,000 registered EVs on UK roads, and a growing public charge point infrastructure of over 3,800 locations, 2016 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.
Find EV Installer
Use the installer tool to locate an OLEV authorised charge point installer. Search by charge point brand and postcode to find a suitable installer local to you.
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.
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 2016. The Zap-Map EV buying guide will help you decide whether an electric car is right for you.