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EV charging points to double

EV charging points to double 10 September 2019

Rapid charging points for electric cars to double as part of £500m green investment boost (via The Telegraph)

By Tom Rees

The number of rapid charging points for electric cars will double in the next five years, the Government has revealed as part of new funding earmarked for green technologies.

Motorists will be able to top up their battery–powered vehicles at an additional 3,000 new rapid charge points by 2024, lifting the total across the UK to more than 5,000.

The Treasury unveiled an investment of more than £500m to boost green technologies with the bulk set aside for upgrading Britain’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure. 

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