The government’s Charging Infrastructure Investment Fund (CIIF) intends to be the catalyst that drives the UK ahead of the curve in EV charging, a spokesperson for fund manager Zouk Capital has said.
UK Power Networks (UKPN) is to trial smart charging across 1,000 EVs, using OVO Group’s smart energy platform, Kaluza, for 300 of these.
EVBox has entered into a multi-year agreement with energy management company Smappee for the launch of a new smart EV charging solution.
Smart charging and vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technologies could reduce grid costs as deployment of EVs increases, according to a new Element Energy report.
Rolec EV is launching a new range of smart home EV chargers that allow drivers to manage charging through an app.
EV charging schemes, such as smart charging and V2G, must be more tailored towards the needs of consumers or risk failure, Citizen Advice has warned.
Distribution network operator SP Energy Networks has partnered with Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) for an £8.5 million EV charging project.
Alfen has unveiled a new domestic EV smart charge point, arguing that its price point will help unlock the residential EV market.
Distribution network operator UK Power Networks (UKPN) is to launch trials to assess the requirements of a smart charging market for electric vehicles.