ESB EV Solutions network

esb ev solutions charging network guide

ESB EV Solutions operates charge points for electric vehicle drivers in London and Coventry. As well as operating a comprehensive public network in Ireland, the network has extensive experience operating an EV charging network.

ESB EV Solutions’ charge points can be accessed with an RFID card or smartphone app, with both pay-as-you-go and subscription options available. The vast majority of their charge points now offer contactless payment also. The network has both taxi-only and public-use points, with access requirements the same across the ESB EV Solutions network.

Click here for the ESB EV Solutions (Taxi) network page

How much does the ESB EV Solutions network cost?

ESB EV Solutions

Membership cost:
£4.99 per month

Cost per charge:
London: 28p/kWh
Coventry: 25p/kWh

No connection fee


Pay-as-you-go price:
London: 30p/kWh
Coventry: 29p/kWh

No connection fee

Contactless price:
London: 30p/kWh (50p connection fee)
Coventry: 29p/kWh (no connection fee)

To discover how much it will cost to charge an EV from an ESB EV Solutions charge point, head to Zap-Map’s Public Charging Calculator. This allows you to select any new or used plug-in vehicle, and tailor elements – such as electricity cost and charge required – for personalised results.

How to use the ESB EV Solutions network

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Access to the ESB EV Solutions network is made via the network’s EV Plug-In app, ESB EV Solutions RFID card or contactless payment. Users can use the network on a pay as you go basis with the EV Plug In app. Drivers can also register an account with ESB EV solutions, with the driver billed once the charging session is complete.

Finding ESB EV Solutions points on Zap-Map

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All ESB EV Solutions points can be found on Zap-Map by using the network filter. This can be used on the desktop and mobile apps, and displays only those rapid points available on the ESB EV Solutions network.

ESB is a Zap-Map dynamic data partner, providing a live feed of points that helps to show the most up-to-date charge point information possible. This means Zap-Map can show if a charge point is in use or available, alongside the traditional reports indicating whether the unit is operational or out of order.


About ESB EV Solutions

The ESB EV Solutions network is run by ESB, and a number of the network’s charge points are operated on behalf of TfL as part of London’s rapid EV charging infrastructure roll-out.

ESB has been operating EV public charging networks since 2010 in Ireland, and developed the island-wide EV charging infrastructure – with networks in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

As a Zap-Map dynamic data partner, all ESB EV charging networks display live status information on Zap-Map desktop and app.