Articles by Mark



Tesla Store Belfast: The Details

Tesla’s new store in Northern Ireland will be sited at 15 Boucher Road, Belfast. Plans are now available to view on the NI Planning Portal which show an application on the 5th May 2020 (reference: LA04/2020/0464/A) for new flags and…


NI Now Has Over 3,000 EVs

We’ve just updated our EVs in NI page with the latest Department for Transport figures. While they show NI has now broken through the 3,000 barrier, it’s dissapointing to see that 2019 was the first year where figures fell year…



The VW e-Golf Review – The Value of Quality?

NIEVO member Darren Hanna has quite literally sold his Soul and is now on the lookout for a new EV. Here’s his experience spending a few days with the VW e-Golf… I’ve had the e-Golf for 3 days and I’ll…


EV Charging Point League Tables for Northern Ireland Councils

The Department for Transport has published data for electric vehicle charging devices by local authority. We’ve looked at the data for Northern Ireland and sorted by the fairest metric (charging points per 100,000 population). Here are the details for NI’s…



ESB ecars Introduce Payment for Charging in RoI

This morning ESB ecars published details regarding the introduction of payment for charging in the Republic of Ireland. This gives us a valuable insight into what lies ahead for Northern Ireland. There was no mention of fines for over staying…