28 Jul '11, 12pm

Nationwide Electric Car Charging Launched by Renewable Pioneers: Image credit: Ecotricity Wh... th.bp #green #USRC

Nationwide Electric Car Charging Launched by Renewable Pioneers: Image credit: Ecotricity Wh... th.bp #green #USRC

While initial sales of electric cars may have been slower than expected, andwith a Government u-turn on public charging points , electric car advocates will be delighted to see some good news emerging from the UK this week. Yesterday Ecotricity—pioneers of wind, solar and biogas in the UK—are launching a truly nationwide network of electric car charging stations that will run on 100% renewable energy. With 3 charging points in place already, the first phase of the charging network—dubbed the the Electric Highway —will see chargers installed at 12 motorway service areas (rest areas in US parlance) by September. Within 18 months all 27 service areas in the country that are owned by the Welcome Break chain will boast a spot for electric vehicle owners to top up or fully recharge using either the fast charge (32A supply), or the slower supply (13A) for an overnight charge if s...

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