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British Gas launches EV charging tariff

British Gas has launched a new tariff designed for households that run an EV. The Green Drive Nov 2020 tariff offers reduced costs off-peak, when much of an EV’s charging is carried out. Backed by renewable electricity, the new residential tariff gives...

Engenie points for M7 retail sites

Rapid EV charging network Engenie has announced a partnership with M7 Real Estate, that will see the company’s units installed at M7’s out-of-town retail sites in eight locations across the UK. Powered by 100% renewable energy, the partnership is expected to save...

EV sales top 2017 total in October

The UK’s plug-in car market continues to buck the market trend, with growth of 32% reported for October’s registrations by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) against an industry total of -3%. The relatively strong electric vehicle performance means that...

EDF Energy to roll-out V2G chargers

EDF Energy is offering up to 1,500 Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) EV charge points to UK businesses, enabling them to balance load and generate additional income. The charge points are on offer after the energy firm entered into a partnership with Nuvve, and will...

Plug-in Car Grants cut from 9th November

The Department for Transport (DfT) announced today that changes to the UK Government’s Plug-in Car Grant scheme. From Friday 9th November 2018, the grants for pure-electric EV models will be cut by £1,000, and all current plug-in hybrids will no longer be...