Rapid Chargers next to Milton Keynes Central railway station parking (Image: T. Larkum)

Electric Car Charging Networks 2: Chargemaster’s Polar Network

This is the second part of an occasional series covering national charging networks (the first was Ecotricity’s Electric Highway). POLAR Network (including Charge Your Car and Source East) Websites: POLAR Plus, POLAR Instant Operated by: Chargemaster PLC Online Maps: POLAR Plus, POLAR Instant Smartphone App: POLAR Instant Operator’s Description “We run POLAR, the UK’s biggest

Charge Port Door (Image: T. Heale)

Green revolution: Oxford set to lead the world with its residential electric car charging point pilot

OXFORD is set to lead the world into a petrol-less future. Electric vehicle charging points are being installed across the city this month and how motorists use them will be reported to the Government by Oxford University. The trial, already thought to be the largest on-street charging pilot in the world, could see drivers in

Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle 2017 Show

Just arrived at the Cenex LCV 2017 event and having a first look around. There are lots of interesting innovations on show, here are just a few examples. Alcraft’s electric car (model): Ubitricity’s lamp post charge point: Claytex driving simulator: Roborace driverless racing car: Electric JCB digger: MagTec electric/hybrid garbage truck: Electric buses: [Update: Part