No more trips to the petrol station

The conventional petrol station could be on its way out. We’ve released some research which shows that, 90% of the time, plug-in cars are charged at home.

The latest data from Chargemaster also shows that total charging volumes have almost tripled since 2014. All of this, along with our recent announcement about the encouraging uptake of electric vehicles in 2015 so far, indicates that more motorists are choosing to opt for hassle-free electric car ownership and avoid their previous reliance on petrol stations.

Although the importance of the public charging infrastructure in the UK is not to be underestimated, these new figures show that it is much more likely that an electric car driver will charge at home than on the go.

Government subsidies of up to £700 are available for the installation of home chargepoints, meaning it’s easier than ever to charge at home, and this is just the start of savings that can be made by going ultra low. You can read more about the costs and benefits here: www.goultralow.com/category/ownership/

 

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