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How much does it cost to charge a Porsche Taycan?

  Summary Battery capacity Cost to charge per mile Range Home charge time Rapid charge time 80 kWh 5.6-5.8p 280 miles 12 to 22 hours 20 to 60 mins How long does it take to charge a Porsche Taycan? The following table shows the average time taken to charge a Porsche Taycan based on output […]

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How do I find EV charging points near me?

One of the biggest challenges faced by the electric vehicle industry is the provision of accessible charging infrastructure.  Many prospective EV drivers say that range and the fear of not making it to a charger is the biggest stumbling block they face. That said, charging infrastructure in the UK is improving and is becoming more […]

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Can Anyone Use My Home Charging Point?

We recently addressed the problem of securing your charging cable while charging at home. This helped to prevent theft or damage to the cable. However, many prospective customers have asked us whether other people are able to use your home charger or steal your power. We wanted to briefly put your mind at ease and […]

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Can You Buy a Second Hand EV?

The breadth of available EVs on the market continues to grow at a rapid pace, be it plug-in hybrid or fully electric. With some models having been around for a few years now, we have started to see a rise in the number of second hand EVs available. Electric cars have a reputation for being […]

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NatWest Group and Octopus Energy Join Forces

NatWest Group, RBS to our Scottish readers, have teamed up with Octopus Energy to assist their customers in the transition to a greener future. This is part of the bank’s commitment to playing an active role in tackling climate change as part of its strategic plan.  The service will be available to NatWest Group’s retail, […]

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How much does it cost to charge a Tesla Model X?

Summary Battery capacity Cost to charge per mile Range Home charge time Rapid charge time 100kWh 5.6-5.8p 250 miles 15 to 27 hours 30 to 80 mins How long does it take to charge a Tesla Model X? The following table shows the average time taken to charge a Tesla Model X based on output […]

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Shell Plans to Expand EV Charging Network

As the EV sales begin to boom and the share price of EV company’s such as Tesla go through the roof, oil giants have been turning to EV charge points as a way to turn away from fossil fuels and still be profitable. The Anglo Dutch company, Shell which has petrol stations dotted all over […]

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How much does it cost to charge a Nissan LEAF?

Summary Battery capacity Cost to charge per mile Range Home charge time Rapid charge time 40kWh 4.2-4.3p 134 miles 6 to 11 hours 30 mins How long does it take to charge a Nissan LEAF? The following table shows the average time taken to charge a Nissan LEAF based on output by a variety of […]

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New Scottish Government Initiative

The Scottish Government has appointed six organisations to help develop Scotland’s EV charging infrastructure and find new innovative ways of providing public charging. Around £210,000 has been set aside to fund the project. The six companies appointed will work in partnership with Scottish Enterprise, who facilitated the procurement exercise through their ‘Can Do Innovation Challenge’ framework […]

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How much does it cost to charge a Tesla Model S?

Summary Battery capacity Cost to charge per mile Range Home charge time Rapid charge time 100kWh 4.6-4.8p 300 miles 15 to 27 hours 30 to 80 mins How long does it take to charge a Tesla Model S? The following table shows the average time taken to charge a Tesla Model S based on output […]