EDF buys EV charging firm Pod Point

The acquisition is part of a newly formed joint venture with Legal & General Capital

Royal Mail chooses EDF to deliver charging points for EVs

The energy supplier will install chargers on Royal Mail Group sites in the South East of England

Government doubles funding for on-street EV charge points

It is also looking at how to make information about all public charging points, including locations and power ratings, openly available in a standard format

Volkswagen boosts EV production target to 1.5m by 2025

It is set to launch eight new electric or hybrid car models across all of its brands this year, including its new flagship ID.3 EV

EU bank backs EV charging network expansion with €25m loan

Be Charge, a subsidiary of Be Power Group, has set a goal of installing a total of 30,000 charging points across Italy

E.ON wins BMW order to plug in 4,100 EV charging points in Germany

They will be installed at BMW production plants, development centres and office locations, with half of the chargers available for use to the public

EDF Energy to power ubitricity’s EV charging network

The energy supplier will power all 1,800 public charging points in 10 local authorities, including Liverpool, Portsmouth and Westminster

Centrica teams up with NCP to trial ‘charge parks’ for EVs

They aim to create potential ways of charging commercial fleets and taxis in public spaces

Virgin Media owner to plug in 1,200 EV charging points

Liberty Media will transform existing Virgin Media street cabinets and ducts across 600 streets and connect them to its digital network

Lidl to plug in EV charging points at 300 stores

It includes a total investment of more than £25m