Industry joins with National Grid to propose low cost, rapid roll-out of charging infrastructure

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A small boost to the Government’s £950m Rapid Charging Fund (RCF) could deliver enough capacity for on-route HGV charging and hydrogen refuelling at all motorway service areas (MSAs) in England, according to an analysis by National Grid. The RCF was launched under the government’s Project Rapid which aims to deliver six high power, open access charge points at each MSA by 2023, and 6000 in total by 2035. The National Grid analysis, supported by HGV manufacturers and the freight industry, […]