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charging point

A connection on an aircraft, or aircraft component, through which the aircraft or aircraft component can be replenished with a specific commodity, e.g., oxygen, air or hydraulic fluid, etc.
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A NEW electric charging point that can 'refill' your car in under an hour has been installed in Coventry city centre.
BRUSSELS, Dec 12 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Petroleum International (Q8) installed a charging point for electric vehicles in the Belgian seaside resort of Ostend, 113 kilometers from Brussels, on Monday.
Consequently, 80 per cent of EV owners have access to home charging points according to charging point locator Zap-Map.
The study will run until December and Cenex will use its inhouse expertise and knowledge in infrastructure planning and procurement framework setting to: | Identify the most suitable locations for charging points; | Identify the most suitable type of charging point per location; | Establish the suitability of using renewable technology for powering and charging of the charge points; | Consider options for public access; | Provide recommendations for the most cost-effective and most suitable charging points for areas across Wrexham.
Working with Cadwyn Clwyd and WCBC, who will provide expert local | Electric car charging point knowledge for the project, Cenex will explore options for charge point locations and network specifications.
She told MPs: "I bought a Nissan Leaf last month, and I was very struck by the fact that for people to have their own charging point, they need off-street parking, which is not possible for anyone who has a flat or a terraced house.
AN ELECTRIC car charging point has been installed at the home of a council worker in an experiment which could eventually save taxpayers thousands of pounds.
There is a Government grant which covers up to 75% of the purchase and installation cost of the charging point up to a maximum of PS900 (including VAT).
IKEA has become the first private sector company in Northern Ireland to install an electric vehicle rapid charging point.
Robert Hough, chair of the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, said: "We hope to use the development of the charging point network as a springboard to further investments in the areas of low emission vehicle research and manufacturing.
Renault SA (EURONEXT: RNO), a France-based automaker, has announced that every ZOE delivered in the UK will be available with a free domestic charging point.
The Charge Point America Program is an initiative which will be providing 4600 public and home charging point networked charging stations by October 2011.