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Need an EV charger but not sure where to start? This guide covers everything you need to know.

Charging your electric car with an extension cord could cause a fire. Only do it in emergencies.

plug to charge at home is easy, but slow. 3-pin sockets charge at 2kW to 2.3kW max, so it's the slowest type of charging available.

Electric cars have huge battery packs that can power an entire house by themselves for several days.

V2L (Vehicle to Load) is a bidirectional power feature that lets you use the large battery in an electric vehicle to power or charge something else.

If you want an 11kW charger, you must upgrade to a three-phase power supply, which requires modifications to your electrical installation.

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The regulations require charging networks to have a reliability rate of 99% and offer real-time status updates.

Power your house, charge another car, supplement the grid. Anything goes with V2X.

20% of companies surveyed have charging facilities available. However, the report indicates this figure will rise to 40% by mid-2024.

Nissan's battery research team is tasked with producing advanced EV batteries that have greater energy density than lithium-ion and a longer lifespan.

At least 315,000 new electric cars were registered in 2023, compared to 267,000 in 2022, and with more than a million EVs on UK roads, more drivers are discovering the benefits of emissions-free driving. 

Volvo Cars has launched a new business unit, Volvo Cars Energy Solutions, to capitalise on the vehicle-to-home opportunity as EV adoption grows exponentially.

The study compared Tesla vehicles that were fast charged over 90% of the time to those fast charged less than 10% of the time. It found virtually no difference in battery degradation rates between the two groups.

First Graphene has announced funding from Innovate UK to develop proof-of-concept pouch cell supercapacitors.