I have claimed the 45p rate on a few occasions, but probably less than 100 miles in all. I don’t think HMRC has caught up with EVs yet. Of course, what your employer might think is another matter!
Several problems with Polar Instant (Chargemaster) sites in Oxofrd.
1: Point 356 (Redbridge park and ride). The map location is about a mile away from the car park, so satnav is useless. The point is easy to find but when you try and use the Polar Instant phone app it says “You must be within 1000m to start a session” – thinks it’s where the map…[Read more]
Hi Edward, great work on this site!
I posted a few weeks ago about the general mess of the UK public networks.
I wonder if there is, anywhere, a public forum that will get these issues noticed. Thinking of writing to Nissan UK MD, at least they have a vested interest in fixing this mess, even if it’s not their fault.
1: Some…[Read more]
koborn replied to the topic Oxford Brookes University Headington Campus – Gipsy Lane, Oxford, OX3 0BP in the forum Feedback on Charge Point pages 2 years, 8 months ago
Unable to find this: most of the car park is behind a barrier that appears to be staff access only, so not sure it is sensible to list it as a public charge point.
General rant – not aimed at you guys at all!
Having been a Leaf owner for 2-1/2 months, and having friends in the US who’ve had one for 4-1/2 years, I’m absolutely flabbergasted at the appalling mess of the UK public charging network in comparison to California.
In the US you simply swipe your credit card. No messing around with pre-registering…[Read more]