Paving the way for electric vehicles to go the distance

The electric vehicle industry has made great strides in recent years and is hitting a turning point in public perception, meaning the continuation of education and awareness is key, the recent EV Summit heard

Toby Butler, managing director UK, ubitricity, Laura Dunlop, head of production and conference director iQuest and Business Post LIVE, Kevin Welstead, EV sector director, SSE Airtricity, Derek Reilly, founder and host, EV Review Ireland, John Byrne, head of e-Mobility, ESB, Aoife O’Grady, head of Zero Emission Vehicles Ireland, Department of Transport, Alan McCleave, director of UK and Ireland, Wallbox, Amit Chopra, lead, Schneider Electric eMobility. Pictures: Maura Hickey

The Electric Vehicle (EV) Summit 2022, which took place in the RDS on Wednesday, November 9, was roomy and packed in more ways than one.

The space afforded by the main hall was put to good use, hosting major players like Tesla, BMW, Volvo, and Renault. Not to mention emerging and established companies in the EV charging and infrastructure market.

The space wasn’t only to show the latest EVs on the market but the advances ...