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How to Charge Your EV Without a Home Charger

The demand for EVs is rapidly accelerating - with more people joining the EV revolution by the day. But with limited access to electric car home chargers being a common concern, many drivers are still reluctant to make the switch. Think you...

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How to get an electric car charger installed at home

So, you’re going electric. That’s great news! Your Tesla, Hyundai, Kia or BMW is on its way and you can’t wait to get on the road. As well as your new greener credentials, one of the biggest changes to your daily life will be how you top up...

Ford Explorer charging

EV charging stations explained

In the UK, over 90% of electric vehicle (EV) charging is done at home. This is usually the cheapest and most convenient way of charging up, but sometimes we need to rely on public charging stations to top up our batteries.

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Electric vehicle charging guide

There are three main options when it comes to charging your electric car or van. These are charging the EV at home, charging it while at work or using the public charging network.

Ford Mustang Mach-e charge port

What’s the Etiquette for Electric Vehicle Drivers?

With electric vehicles becoming the norm, lots of drivers new to electric cars are hitting the road and charging stations. It’s brilliant to see. But for those new to the world of EVs, there are a few dos and don’ts of EV ownership.


How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?

As well as the positive difference you can make to the environment by going electric, a big part of the attraction is the savings you can make on fuel. If you’re wondering how much it is to charge an electric car, read on for more...

Audi e-tron charging

How long does it take to charge an electric car

There are lots of benefits that come with driving an electric vehicle (EV), but as we speak to drivers about EVs every day we do understand that many people still have concerns about making the switch from petrol or diesel. Even with...

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