Terminating an EV Salary Sacrifice Scheme Early

Salary sacrifice schemes allow employees to lease or subscribe to an electric car through their salary, with the advantage of potential tax savings. However, circumstances change, and there may be instances where terminating the salary sacrifice agreement for an EV becomes a necessity. Let’s explore the key considerations, potential implications, … Read more

Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme Pros and Cons

EV Salary sacrifice car schemes come with a range of pros and cons for UK businesses and employees that use them. These schemes allow employees to lease or subscribe to electric vehicles through their salary, offering unique advantages and disadvantages. In this article, we delve into the pros and cons … Read more

The Best UK EV Salary Sacrifice Car Schemes 2024

Electric car salary sacrifice schemes provide a win-win tax solution for both employers and employees. Through a salary sacrifice arrangement, an employee agrees to sacrifice a portion of their salary in exchange for the non-cash benefit of driving an electric car. The best EV salary sacrifice car schemes can save … Read more

How to Use an RFID Card for EV Charging

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) cards offer a convenient and secure way for EV owners to access charging stations. RFID cards have been widely adopted in various industries due to their flexibility as a payment option. The charge cards provide a streamlined approach to accessing EV charging stations, without any complicated … Read more

Electric Car Grants for Landlords

There are two government electric car grants available to landlords to help offset the costs of EV charger installation: Whether you own residential properties or commercial premises, these grants offer landlords financial support to provide tenants with EV chargers and also the necessary electrical infrastructure. Throughout this guide, we will … Read more

What Does a Standard EV Charger Installation Cover?

When comparing EV charger installation companies, it’s important to understand what a standard installation covers. A standard EV charger installation package defines the services that a company is willing to provide to cater for most installations (but not all). In this article, we will explore what a standard EV charger … Read more

Workplace EV Charging Policy for UK Businesses

Creating a Workplace Electric car charging policy for your business? Our guide walks you through the considerations you will need to address, such as access, cost, fair usage and maintenance. We also provide a basic workplace EV charger template you can copy from our site and use within your own … Read more

What Voltage Do Electric Cars Run On?

Voltage is a key term you often hear in relation to EVs, it’s a key parameter that drives the operation and charging capabilities of electric cars. In this article, we look at what voltage electric vehicles run on. We will delve into the various voltage levels commonly found in EVs, … Read more

How Safe Are Electric Cars?

As electric vehicles increased in popularity the safety features have rapidly evolved too. So just how safe are electric cars? This guide looks at how EVs perform in crashes, the risk of electrocution, and the safety features that count. We aim to provide you with a thorough understanding of the … Read more

How Does Regenerative Braking Work?

Regenerative braking has revolutionised the way EVs operate. Designed to enhance energy efficiency and improve the range of your car, the system is an absolute game-changer for electric cars. So what is regenerative braking and how does it work? In this article, we explore everything you need to know about … Read more


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