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UK public EV charging provision increases fivefold in five years

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

There are now almost 20,000 public EV chargers available across the UK, including 3.206 rapid chargers
The number of UK public chargers for electric vehicles has increased by nearly 500% in the last five years, according to new statistics from the Department of Transport.
At the start of July, the department reports that there were 18,265 public EV chargers available in the UK, including 3,206 rapid chargers, with 318 more chargers available in the second quarter of 2020 than the first.
The number of rapid chargers has also greatly increased, with 363% more now available compared to 2015...
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Number of public rapid EV chargers up 363% in five years

Number of public rapid EV chargers up 363% in five years

1 month ago   |   By Auto Express

The number of publicly accessible electric vehicle rapid chargers in the UK has risen 363 per cent in the last five years, according to fresh official figures.
Data released by the Department for Transport in conjunction with Zap-Map reveals that as of July 2020, there are 3,206 public rapid chargers across the country, while the total number of public EV chargers has grown 11 per cent since 2015, to 18,265.
SEE MORE Government announces an extra 1,000 residential electric car charging points
The UK now has an average provision of 27 public EV chargers per 100,000 people. Regionally...
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