UK: BP Chargemaster open large rapid-charge hub
BP Chargemaster and its network arm Polar have opened what they claim to be Britain’s biggest rapid-charge hub in Milton Keynes. Up to eight electric vehicles can charge with up to 50 kW at the multi-standard stations. The set-up uses existing facilities.
Rapid charging taskforce in London
London Mayor Sadiq Khan has turned to the private sector to increase electric car charging infrastructure in the capital with a nod to rapid charging. 16 organisations such as Shell UK or the RAC Foundation followed the call.
Rapid chargers in Europe.
A total of 608 CCS chargers are now listed on the CCS Charge Map Europe. According to the map, 170 are located in the UK, another 116 in Germany. Meanwhile the Zap Map shows more than 700 rapid chargers in the UK alone.
ccs-map.eu via insideevs.com ( CCS Charge Map Europe), zap-map.com (Zap Map)