Charging

Complete guide to Pod Point home chargers

Find out all you need to know about the Pod Point Solo home wallbox charger for electric cars

Complete guide to the IONITY charging network

The manufacturer-backed IONITY rapid-charging network is expanding across the UK and Europe – this is all you need to know

GeniePoint
Complete guide to the GeniePoint charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the GeniePoint charging network? Here’s all you need to know

Wallbox charger
How to choose the best home EV charger

If you’re buying an electric or plug-in hybrid car, you’ll want a home EV charger to top up the battery

BP Chargemaster Polar chargers
Complete guide to the Polar Plus charging network

This is how to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid car on the Polar Plus public charging network

Tesla Supercharger
Tesla charging stations: complete guide to the Tesla Supercharger network

The Tesla Supercharger network is expanding quickly, providing reliable rapid charging throughout the UK

Complete guide to the GMEV (now Be.EV) charging network

In June 2020, Greater Manchester's 'GMEV' electric-car charging network was rebranded as 'Be.EV', with expansion and improvement on the cards

InstaVolt charging point
Complete guide to the InstaVolt charging network

Need to charge up your electric car on the InstaVolt charging network? Here’s how it works

Peugeot 508 Hybrid charging
EV Charge Online service rolls out software updates and new features

UK charging point access service works with 4,000 charging points

Can solar panels charge an electric car?

Charging your electric car with solar panels is a great way to save money in the long run. We explain why...

Home wallbox electric car charger
What is a wallbox charger?

What is a wallbox charger? What does it do? Do you really need one? We answer the most common questions

How long does it take to charge an electric car?

Charging an electric car can take a matter of minutes or days, depending on how you charge it. Here are the ins and outs explained...

Nissan Leaf charging
What is vehicle-to-grid (V2G) charging?

It won’t be long before your electric car will be able to sell electricity back to the grid from its batteries, helping you save even more money

Complete guide to Rolec EV home chargers

Rolec EV makes a wide range of electric-vehicle chargers: these are the ones most suited to your home

Ionity chargers charging
What is fast charging? What is rapid charging?

Fast charging and rapid charging are two phrases often associated with electric cars, but what's the difference? We explain...

Porsche Taycan charging
Electric car charging points UK: government sets out vision for nationwide network

At least six 150kW points planned for every motorway services in England by 2023

James Wehner
Q&A: James Wehner, chief technology officer, Engenie

Former McDonald's global product director joins charging network as CTO, with a focus on the customer experience

Nissan Leaf electric car charging
Milton Keynes electric-car owners invited to charging technology trial

Smart charging, vehicle-to-grid (V2G) and battery storage technology included; equipment can be retained

How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?

Extremely low running costs are one of the top reasons to switch to an electric car. But how uch do they cost to charge? Find out here

Gridserve electric forecourt
Gridserve secures Hitachi Capital investment for 'electric forecourt' charging hubs

Construction of first site in Braintree, Essex, is already underway