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Electric Vehicles

We are committed to providing expertise and guidance to empower you to embrace a low carbon future. We are working hard to make your transition to electric vehicles as easy as possible.


Read our strategy  

This year, we've...



new engineering 



2 million

customer calls



vulnerable customers to our

Priority Services Register



school children

about electrical safety

Invested almost

£900 million

in the network



average customer


We have now published our 2020 Electric Vehicle strategy, summary strategy and our EV Capacity Map. 

The document demonstrates our vision for electric vehicle recharging solutions for a range of customer types. 

Low carbon technologies are expected to play an important role in achieving the UK’s targets for improving air quality and reducing carbon emissions.

To make an application for an electric vehicle and/or heat pump installations, please complete and send us an application form.

For more information, please visit the Energy Networks Association information pages on electric vehicles and heat pumps, available to view here.

Getting Electric Vehicles Moving Guide

This guide will provide you with all you need to know about installing on-street charge points.

Electric Vehicle Charging & DNO Engagement

This guide will provide you with information specifically tailored to local authority customers delivering public charging points.  

EV Drivers Guide

This guide will help you to make an informed decision on making the change from Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicle to a Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV).

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