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Electric Car Charger

Electric Car Charger

Electric Car Chargers

  • George Yard Car Park, Aetheric Road, Braintree, CM7 1RB
  • The main Council Offices, Causeway House, Bocking End, Braintree, CM7 9HB

A joint project with Siemens, Nissan, the Office of Low Emission Vehicles, together with funding awarded to Essex County Council has completed the installation of 3 RAPID charging points at various locations around the County, the 2 others are located at Colchester United's Weston Homes Community Stadium and Lord Butler Leisure Centre in Saffron Walden.  

The Council has installed a 22 kW FAST charger at the main Council Offices in Braintree.

To use the two chargers in our District you will need to be subscribed with Chargemaster Polar or Chargeyourcar. For PAYG customers there is a minimum fee of £1.50 plus a £0.30 pence per kilowatt tariff.

How to use the charging point

To start connect your cable between your vehicle and the socket on the side of the charging post

Place your RFID card on the unit reader for 2 seconds, follow instructions on screen

Charging will start and lights will go green

To end place card on reader and unplug

After charging please move your vehicle to allow others to use the charge point

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