Updated: UK could roll out 122,000 electric car chargers under EU plan

Will Nichols
clock

European Commission proposes mandating deployment of charge points in member states in push to boost low-carbon vehicles

UK electric car drivers could have 122,000 public charge points to choose from by the end of the decade, under new EU plans to accelerate the rollout of infrastructure to support alternative fuel vehicles....

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Automotive

Solar panels being installed on West Berkshire council buildings in 2020 | Credit: Abundance

'It is vital councils do as much as they can': How prepared are UK local authorities for net zero?

Vast majority of councils across UK have published climate action plans, but they remain of 'varying quality and ambition', new assessment finds

Michael Holder
clock 27 January 2022 • 6 min read
Vast majority of Brits reject misleading suggestion green levies are driving energy bill hikes

Vast majority of Brits reject misleading suggestion green levies are driving energy bill hikes

Survey finds public blames a mixture of energy company profits, Russian restrictions on gas supplies, and global supply constraints for rising bills

James Murray
clock 27 January 2022 • 5 min read
Bentley Motors

'The world is changing': Bentley announces £2.5bn electrification investment programme

Luxury car maker announces plans to transform its Midlands plant into an electric vehicle production facility, as Tesla posts record profits

Cecilia Keating
clock 27 January 2022 • 2 min read