2EVs replied to the topic Octopus Energy and GeniePoint help launch EV V2G project in the forum News and Events 7 months, 4 weeks ago
This is all very good and may work for some work locations but we need V2G systems at home so that when you get home with say 50% of your battery still available, you can cook your tea with the spare energy during peak time then charge up again overnight off peak
2EVs replied to the topic Chargemaster POLAR becomes UK’s largest rapid network in the forum News and Events 11 months, 1 week ago
At least at many motorway services there are generally more than one charger so if one is in use you don’t have to hang around. I have tried to use a couple of Polar rapids ‘just off the motorway’ to find that they are in use and had to wait over half an hour to get started. If they could charge 2 vehicles at a time that would be a great step forward.
I might be the only one here, but I think it is good to pay for the service although I would question the minimum amount when you might just want a quick top up to get home. If paying means we get a more reliable service and faster expansion then I am all for it. If it stops drivers hogging the charger for over an hour trying to get the last few…[Read more]