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New Electric Vehicle Charging Hub, Glass Yard, Opens in Woolwich 31 August 2021

TfL has opened a new rapid charging hub at Glass Yard in Woolwich. The 'petrol station' for electric vehicles allows drivers to charge up in 20-30 minutes and with eight charging points, it means a space is more likely to be available.

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Greenergy & ESB announce collaboration to install fast and high power EV chargers 14 July 2021

Initially, 16 forecourts have been identified across the Inver and Amber portfolio and include a mix of company owned, company leased and dealer sites. The charging units will be rolled out in two-phases, with over half of the sites to be completed over the coming 18 months.

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ESB unveils first high power EV eight bay charging hub 06 July 2021

ESB has today unveiled its first eight bay, high power electric vehicle charging hub. Located at Junction 14, Mayfield on the M7, Monasterevin, Co Kildare, the high power charging hub is capable of providing 100km of charge in as little as six minutes.

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Future Now, Future Next Podcast Series - The City of the Future 12 April 2021

If the past 12 months has taught us anything, it's that our way of life and the norms we take for granted can change dramatically, in a very short space of time.

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Pay for use to be introduced on High Power chargers from December 1st 17 November 2020

To ensure we are ready to support more electric vehicles on our roads, ESB is investing in and upgrading its public charging network across Ireland. As part of this, over 50 high power charging hubs will be rolled out on motorway and national road sites.

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ESB ecars proud to support the 2020 Electric Vehicle Summit 14 October 2020

ESB ecars is delighted to support the annual Electric Vehicle Summit which takes place virtually Thursday 15th October.

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The first High Power Chargers, Standard Charger Upgrades and New Fast Charger Sites 24 August 2020

Our charge point replacement programme was able to proceed again following a pause due to Covid-19 restrictions and it now stands at 162 replacement chargers (22kW AC) at different locations throughout the country.

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ESB ecars introduce pricing on the standard chargers to support continued EV network expansion 07 July 2020

Pricing for standard network charging points comes into effect from 10th August 2020

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EV drivers to benefit from reduced VAT rate on ESB’s public charging network 29 June 2020

We are delighted to announce that on foot of a request from ESB, the Irish Revenue Commissioners formally confirmed on the 16th of June 2020 that a reduced VAT rate (13.5%) is applicable for electric vehicle (EV) charging.

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