E-Vehicles - E-Car Club & Charging Points
Low-emission vehicles eligible for a plug-in grant
You can get a discount on the price of brand new low-emission vehicles through a grant the government gives to vehicle dealerships and manufacturers. Grants are available of up to £2,500 for electric vehicles on cars priced under £35,000.
Watford E-Car Club
The fleet includes three electric Renault ZOE 40KwH hatchbacks parked in the Watford Town Hall car park, which can be booked for an hour or several days at a time. The award-winning cars have an average range of 150 - 180 miles per charge.
You can booked online (or via the free mobile app) and as they’re completely electric, there are no additional fuel costs to worry about. Insurance is even included in this price and the minimum membership age is 19-years-old.
EV Charging Points
The new installations by our partner and electric vehicle infrastructure experts Electric Blue are being focused in areas where there is little or no off-street parking. You can find out more here.
Other electric vehicle initiatives
- Green number plates for zero-emission future - The plates will make it easier for cars to be identified as zero-emission vehicles, helping local authorities design and put in place new policies to incentivise people to own and drive them.
- Electric taxi vehicles - Herts 2025 led by Electric Blue is increasing the uptake of zero-emission electric vehicles (EVs) within the taxi industry.