November 17, 2017

Why dig up roads, make new connections to the electricity grid and install expensive and often huge public car-charging systems, when you can convert an existing street lamp into a charging station instead?

That’s what’s currently taking place in the very upmarket London borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Its council is working with two companies, UK-based energy provider OVO and German tech firm ubitricity, to create a network of 50 charging sockets simply by ‘hacking’ existing street lamps that happen to be located next to a parking space.

 

Read the full article: Free Malaysia Today News < http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/leisure/2017/11/17/this-idea-for-charging-your-electric-car-is-light-years-ahead/ >