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EV sales smash records in March figures

Registrations of electric vehicles have broken almost all records in March 2020, according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Despite being partially hit by procedures to limit the spread of coronavirus, March has proved to be a...

VW electrifies Samba Bus

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has unveiled the e-Bulli – a concept that showcases the company’s electric vehicle expertise in the classic VW T1. Fitted with a 61 kW electric motor, which replaces the existing 44 hp four-cylinder boxer engine, the e-Bulli has almost...

Service update from Zap-Map

To all our Zap-Map users: This is to let you know that, during the Coronavirus outbreak, Zap-Map will continue to bring you the latest information about new charge points, latest charge point statuses, and important EV charging news. The Zap-Map team are...

Electric Avenue created in London

Siemens and ubitricity have installed an ‘Electric Avenue’, having fully kitted-out Sutherland Avenue in London so that all of the street’s lampposts are fitted with EV charge points. The street, which is over half a mile in length, has seen EV charging...

Changes made to EVHS and WCS grants

The Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS) and Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS) will alter as of 1st April, following similar alterations to other electric vehicle supporting grants from the Budget. The EVHS grant will drop from £500 to £350 for a fully installed...