EV Hub All About Electric Vehicles

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Thinking of buying an EV?

Good for the environment, great fuel economy, helpful for climate change, etc, etc... But what really is the story with electric cars? We've put together all the information you might need to help you make the right choice for you when it comes to going green!

The Future's Electric

The electric revolution is well and truly underway - and there's never been a better time to make the switch. Hyundai, Opel and Mercedes-Benz are now focussing their efforts on electric vehicles and the latest advancements in technology to deliver improved driving ranges and ever faster charging.

Electric vehicles offer low to zero road tax, zero emissions, and cheaper running costs than standard combustion engines. With plenty of Government incentives, now may be the time for you to choose electric.

The power to go further

Electric vehicle driving ranges are constantly being improved with new technology and some premium models can now offer a fully electric driving range of over 600km, giving you the power to go further.

10 Things to Know About Electric Vehicles

From range anxiety to maintenance, here are the ten most asked questions about EVs.

Top 10 Things to Know

Cost Savings with EVs

When purchasing an EV it is important to look at the total cost of ownership. Government grants and VRT reduction do help to reduce the cost of purchasing a new EV but the real savings are in the running costs, maintenance and fuelling. 

Learn more about cost savings

Incentives and Grants

Do you find yourself asking your phone, laptop, or dog what incentives and grants are available for electric vehicles? Wonder no more.

Learn about EV Incentives and Grants

Understanding the EV Jargon

BEV, EV, PHEV... time for the jargon buster.

Learn more about EV terminology

Buying a Used Electric Vehicle and Understanding Batteries

Buying a used Electric Vehicle is a great option to gain all the benefits of driving electric but at a reduced cost.

Learn more about Used EVs and their Battery Life

Helpful Downloads

ESB EV Quick Start Guide

Electric Vehicles Glossary

ESB Charge Point Map

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