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EV Rapid Charging Costs Soar 20% in Eight Months

Rapid charging an electric car has become a fifth more expensive in eight months due to soaring energy prices, new figures show.

Rapid charging an electric car has become a fifth more expensive in eight months due to soaring energy prices, new figures show.

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Rapid charging an electric car has become a fifth more expensive in eight months due to soaring energy prices, new figures show.

RAC analysis found that the average price of using a public rapid charger in Britain increased from 36.7p per kilowatt hour (kWh) in September last year to 44.6p per kWh this month.