Big Mac-charge! McDonald’s rolls out EV rapid charging at UK drive-ins

Customers will be able to get an 80% charge in 20 minutes

Good Energy takes majority stake in EV charging map app

The renewable energy company has invested £1.8 million in return of a 50.1% majority stake

‘Electric vehicle ownership must increase by 11,000% for a net zero UK’

Electric vehicle ownership will increase from 44k to five million in the south of England and north of Scotland, according to a report

Tesla announces ‘lowest price’ for solar power in the US

A Californian customer could save up to $88k during the lifetime of a 12.2kW solar system

German city installs smart street lights that double as EV charging points

European electric company E.ON has developed the technology, which can also collect data on air quality and manage parking

ENGIE rolls out free EV charging for taxi and private hire vehicles

After one year of free charging, ENGIE will then offer a discounted rate of 75% for the next two to five years

Automotive and electricity industries call for rapid action on low carbon refuelling stations

The coalition urges governments to deploy EV charging and hydrogen infrastructure sooner to meet the zero-emission goals

Smart EV charging ‘could have helped save £133m in power grid costs during pandemic lockdown’

That’s the suggestion from the Flexibility First Forum, which includes organisations from across the cleantech industry such as Kaluza, Octopus Energy, Centrica, E.ON, Moixa and the Solar Trade Association

‘UK EV charge point market to grow by almost a third’ despite Covid-19 impact

More than 70% of charge points will be installed at home while workplace charging is forecast to increase by 7% , according to a new report

New app ‘makes planning for EVs easier’

App will help survey business premises ahead of installing EV charging points