In a report for Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks and the COP26 Transport Day, Guidehouse highlights how the UK can benefit from many aspects of the approach used in the Netherlands for public electric vehicle charging
The Netherlands is a front-runner in electric vehicle (EV) charging, boasting one of the lowest global ratios of EV chargers per EV and a high number of public EV chargers installed per capita. In the UK, 25% of the population does not have access to off-street parking, so there is a significant need for a more complete solution for EV owners. In a report prepared for Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks (SSE) and COP26 Transport Day, key elements of the Dutch success story are highlighted:
The report proposes six areas for priority action where learnings from the Dutch experience can be applied to the UK's EV charging situation.
For more information, read the report here.