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UK Gov't Launches Phase Two of Plugged-in-Places Scheme

With some 2,800 public charging stations already installed around Britain, the next phase will raise this total to 8,000 units.

Published: 19-Feb-2013

The Government has launched the second phase of its Plugged in Places scheme which has so far funded 2,800 of the approximately 8,000 charging points for battery powered cars in the UK.

The Department for Transport announced millions of pounds in funding for home and on-street charging as well as charging points at railway stations.

Until now, take up of EVs has been slow, with only 3,000 on Britain's roads.

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