UK’s first PAYG EV charging point

The UK’s first Pay As You Go (PAYG) electric vehicle charging point was launched earlier this week. Whilst most electric car chargers require users to have a membership, the PAYG works simply by using a mobile phone. The ‘POD Point’ network uses a text message to access the charging points and is based on the […]

Help electric car users charge responsibly

It will be increasingly important to encourage electric car owners to charge their vehicles responsibly and safely, according to a new industry guide to electric car infrastructure. Consumers will need to take care they limit the impact on the local electricity networks, says the UK’s electrical and manufacturing trade body BEAMA. The UK Government reckons […]