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Chargemaster electrifies London with expansion of POLAR network

Company News
19th March 2018
  • Over 70 rapid chargers within the M25 accessible by electric vehicle drivers using the POLAR network
  • POLAR has 18 rapid chargers within two miles of the M25, covering half of all junctions on the orbital motorway
  • Rapid charging enables zero-emission motoring for drivers who do not have off-street parking

The UK’s largest electric vehicle charging network, POLAR, now has 70 rapid chargers within the M25 to provide quick and convenient charging for electric vehicle drivers, particularly those without off-street parking, and those driving in to and out of the capital.

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EV charging infrastructure to keep pace with UK electric car parc to 2040

Polar Network
5th March 2018
  • Electric car parc in the UK expected to grow to over 500,000 by 2020 and 8 million by 2030
  • Around 70,000 charging points expected by 2020 and over 500,000 forecasted by 2030
  • Chargemaster to invest £50m in expansion of POLAR charging network in next two years

Consumers can be confident that the array of new electric cars unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show will be supported by a rapidly expanding number of home, workplace and public charging points.

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One million public EV charging sessions per year by 2020 on POLAR network

Polar Network
2nd March 2018
  • Over one million charges per year on the public POLAR EV charging network by 2020
  • Around 11 million annual charges on Chargemaster home and workplace units by 2020
  • POLAR network to have around 25,000 charging points across the UK in next three years
  • Chargemaster predicts over 500,000 electric cars on UK roads by 2020

Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric vehicle charging infrastructure provider, forecasts that it will see over one million public charging sessions per year on its POLAR network by 2020, but with most EV charging still happening at home, with around 11 million annual charging sessions expected on its UK-made home and workplace charging points.

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