Last year, the number of rapid chargers in the UK increased by 814 units, leading to a total of 8,461 chargers in the UK, equating to 19% of all EV charging devices. The largest increase in installations in the Q2 of 2023 was within the ultra-rapid device category, which increased by 29%, accounting for 776 charging devices.
Understanding the DC rapid & ultra rapid charging market is crucial for businesses interested in investing in electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions. This article aims to provide a comprehensive analysis of the current market.
Increasing charging speeds, new collaborations, smart charging development, and the integration of renewable energies are current trends, while establishing a grid connection, and governmental efforts to ensure interoperability and standardisation are identified as current challenges.
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CPOs, Charge Point Owners, and EMSPs explained
Charge point operators (CPOs), e-mobility service providers (EMSPs), and charge point owners play a crucial role in the...
The current state of the DC charging market
Last year, the number of rapid chargers in the UK increased by 814 units, leading to a total of 8,461 chargers in the...
4 Key investment strategies for DC rapid charging
This article illuminates the growing potential of the DC rapid charging industry and the importance of effective...