How do I charge my electric car?

Posted On: Nov 16, 2018   |   Posted By: Pocket-lint

How do I charge my electric car?

One of the biggest barriers to electric car adoption is charging. The fear of not being able to charge the car, not being able to find a charger, or not being able to figure out how it fits into your life can deter prospective customers from considering an electric vehicle as their next car. So let us explain how electric car charging works in the real world. Is charging an electric car difficult? No, not at all. Most people will charge their electric car at home overnight, with public charging only needed on long journeys. Is it more complicated that rolling into a fuel station? Yes, it can be. Zap-Map - which keeps a live database of the number of chargers in the UK - says there are over 6,500 charging locations in the UK, with over 18,000 connectors. These are in common locations like shopping centre car parks or motorway service stations for example. The simplest solution is home charging, but if that's not something that's available to you, then charging points in public...

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