https://www.driving.co.uk/news/shell-shock-oil-company-embraces-electric-cars-new-charging-points/
Shell shock: oil company embraces electric cars with new charging points
18 October 2017  James Mills

[image  
https://www.driving.co.uk/s3/st-driving-prod/uploads/2017/10/Shell-Recharge-service-station-for-electric-car-charging-720x448.jpg
(she sits in her EV gazing at the (level/)type3 & 2 EVSE while holding a
coffee)
]

SHELL, one of the world’s largest oil companies, is to introduce charging
points for electric cars at service stations across Britain.

The new rapid chargers are able to replenish an electric car’s flat battery
to around 80% of its capacity within 30 minutes.

By the end of the year, 10 Shell service stations will be fitted with the
charging points, as the company takes its first steps towards preparing for
a shift from diesel and petrol powered vehicles to hybrid and electric
models — using the UK roll-out as a test for other markets.

Approximately a quarter of the world’s cars will be electric by 2040, says
the Anglo-Dutch oil company.

Called Shell Recharge, the charging points are 50kW DC fast chargers that
can be used by any driver, without the need to sign up to a subscription
service. Instead, a smartphone app handles the payment.

Customers will initially pay 25p per kilowatt-hour, until June, 2018, when
prices will rise to 49p.

The brand is offering the service at its Holloway, Whyteleafe and Derby
service stations initially, followed by seven more locations around London
and Reading in 2018.

The company says its chargers will work with the combined charging system
(CCS), Chademo and AC Type 2 (43kW) and adds that it is “looking to provide
Tesla adapters in the near future at all Shell Recharge locations.”

To date this year, 94,093 electric and hybrid cars have been sold in the UK,
compared with 69,933 over the same period last year, a rise of 34 per cent.

“This is a new space for Shell,” Jane Lindsay-Green, Shell UK future fuels
manager, told Reuters. “We’re starting small and are going to learn quickly.
Then we’re going to move in 2018 based on what our customers want,”

The move into electric car charging follows Shell’s acquisition of
NewMotion, an electric car charging company with 30,000 private home
charging points and 50,000 public sites.
[© driving.co.uk]



http://www.express.co.uk/life-style/cars/868053/Shell-UK-garage-electric-car-charger
Shell opens first 'Recharge' electric car stations offering rapid charging
Oct 19, 2017  Shell Recharge is the name of the company's Electric Vehicle
(EV) forecourt which offers a rapid charging service. The three locations
these electric car charging ... Jaguar and Shell's in-car fuel payment
system explained ...
[images
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/galleries/x701/213481.jpg

http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/galleries/x701/213482.jpg

http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/galleries/x701/213478.jpg

http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/galleries/x701/213473.jpg
] ... recharge their EV and also benefit from free Wi-Fi, food & coffee from
the forecourt ...
...
https://www.energyvoice.com/otherenergy/153500/shell-switches-rapid-recharge-electric-vehicles/
Shell switches on to 'rapid recharge' for electric vehicles
18/10/2017 ... Shell Recharge provides Electric Vehicle drivers with a
convenient way to charge their cars on-the-go ... The service arrives
following Shell’s announcement last week that it has signed an agreement to
buy NewMotion, one of Europe’s largest EV charging providers ...
...
https://www.ft.com/content/c95af60c-b33c-11e7-aa26-bb002965bce8
Shell opens its first UK electric vehicle charging points
October 17, 2017  Royal Dutch Shell has opened its first charging points for
electric vehicles at UK filling stations  ... Charging points to sit
alongside petrol and diesel pumps at filling stations ... Drivers will be
able to recharge EVs at 10 locations, mostly in London and south-east
England ...
...
http://www.nacsonline.com/YourBusiness/FuelsCenter/Petroleum/News/Pages/ND1018175.aspx
Shell to Acquire Charging Provider NewMotion
October 18, 2017  This is the first acquisition by Shell in the electric
charging sphere. Currently, the oil company has more than 30,000 EV charge
points in Europe ...



http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/Shell-s-traditional-looking-pump-EVSE-0-49-kWh-far-too-co-tly-tp4688087.html
Shell’s traditional looking “pump” EVSE> £0.49/kWh= far too co$tly
Oct 01 2017
...
[dated]
http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/Shell-deploying-dual-DC-L3-50kW-EVSE-at-its-uk-nl-gas-stations-tp4687447.html
Shell deploying dual DC (L3) 50kW EVSE at its .uk& .nl gas stations
Jul 26 2017
...
http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/European-shell-co-uk-total-co-uk-ice-stations-to-offer-EVSE-v-tp4685687.html
European shell.co.uk & total.co.uk ice-stations to offer EVSE (v)
Feb 06 2017
...
http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/EVSE-Shell-uk-stations-radical-departure-for-ice-fuel-giant-tp4683761.html
EVSE @Shell.uk stations> radical departure for ice fuel giant
Shell stations to introduce electric car charging points to forecourts next
year ...
Sep 16, 2016
...
http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/Moroccan-EVSE-installed-at-a-Shell-ice-station-located-Casablanca-exit-tp4684741.html
Moroccan EVSE installed at a Shell ice-station located @Casablanca exit
Dec 06, 2016
...
http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/EVLN-BigOil-knew-was-working-on-EV-batteries-back-in-the-1960-s-lied-fighting-EVs-tp4682231.html
EVLN: BigOil knew, was working on EV batteries back in the 1960's& lied>
fighting EVs
May 28, 2016
...
http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/Con-EV-Shell-fights-back-with-Murray-s-T-25-ice-city-car-tp4674889.html
Con-EV: Shell fights-back with Murray's T.25 ice-city-car
... (dumb and dumber) ...
Apr 09, 2015




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