Electric cars will be easier to refuel than petrol or diesel, Grant Shapps has pledged, as the Government laid out plans for its charging revolution. Ministers have outlined proposals to enable drivers to compare prices of public charging stations at the glance of an app, as well as their availability and payment options. It comes as the Department for Transport announced renters will also be able get grants of up to £350 to install a car charger at their home. The measures are part of a drive to get Britain’s charging network ready for mass usage ahead of the 2030 ban on buying new petrol and diesel cars.
Telegraph 13th Feb 2021 read more »