EV charging
EDF ‘in talks to buy Pod Point’

Sky News has said the French utility is in talks to acquire the British start-up, which now boasts around 1,700 public charging points

Lidl to plug in EV charging points at 300 stores

It includes a total investment of more than £25m

Bristol Airport flies high with charging points for EV drivers

The installation of a 10-bay charging zone is the first in a programme of upgrades across various locations as part of the airport’s pledge to become carbon neutral by 2025

New trial offers financial incentives for smart EV charging

Up to 1,000 members of the public who own EVs and charge it at their homes will take part in the pilot project

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Legal & General buys 13% share in Pod Point

The financial services company said it wants to be on board with the transition to low carbon transport

EVs get a slice of the pizza delivery market

EV charging provider Pod Point has partnered with Scandinavia’s largest pizza chain

EV charging provider builds three-year deal with construction firm

Pod Point will provide charging point installations at Kier’s offices across the UK

EVs charge towards rapid refuelling

An electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure company says it will be one of the first businesses to deploy 150kW rapid chargers in the UK. Pod Point says it has made the move in anticipation of new cars with bigger batteries and faster charging capabilities coming onto the market. While most commercially available EVs are currently limited to […]

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 […]

National database maps out electric car charging spots

A new database which shows where all the UK’s charging spots for electric vehicles (EVs) are is being backed by the Department for Transport (DfT). The National Chargepoint Registry will map out charging locations and will be publicly available. Chargepoint manufacturer POD Point won the £89,000 contract from the Office for Low Emission Vehicles – […]