Rapid charging points milestone

19th March 2018

An EV charging point in use

network of 51 rapid charging points has been installed in London – taking the total fitted in the Capital over the last six months to 100.  

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan launched the new points, which can charge a vehicle in 20 to 30 minutes as opposed to the seven or eight hours required with regular facilities.

Mayor Khan said: “The rollout of rapid charging points marks a big step forward in the shift to zero-emission vehicles. 

“I also urge private sector businesses to work with us on expanding the network and help make lasting improvements to the Capital’s air quality.”

For further details, read the Mayor of London’s press release.