FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

28 October 2021

These questions relate, specifically to council owned public car parks:

  1. Do the council currently have any electric vehicle charging points installed throughout their public car parks?
  2. If no, are the council looking at deploying electric vehicle charging points and if so what are the timescales involved?
  3. If yes how many and what capacity i.e. 7kW, 22kW, 50kW etc. Please provide a breakdown per location.  
  4. Who is the manufacturer of the charge points installed?
  5. When were the charge points installed?
  6. When does the existing contract expire?
  7. Are the council looking to increase the number of EV bays available at their public car parks and what will be the determining factor as to when this takes place?

The questions relate, specifically, to the council offices, depots and other staff based sites

  1. Do the council currently have any electric vehicle charging points installed throughout their offices and depot facilities?
  2. If no, are the council looking at deploying electric vehicle charging points and if so what are the timescales involved?
  3. If yes how many and what capacity i.e. 7kW, 22kW, 50kW etc. Please provide a breakdown per location.
  4. Who is the manufacturer of the chargepoints installed?
  5. When were the charge points installed?
  6. When does the existing contract expire?
  7. Are the council looking to increase the number of EV bays installed available at their offices and depot facilities and what will be the determining factor as to when this takes place?

These are general questions that relate to the council strategy with regards to the deployment of electric vehicle charging infrastructure:

  1. Do the council have a dedicated electric vehicle charging strategy? If yes please either provide a copy or direct me to where this can be downloaded/viewed.
  2. Which departments within the council are responsible for the deployment of electric vehicle charging infrastructure, if more than one please list them.
  3. Who are the primary contacts within each department, name and job title is sufficient.


East Herts Council Response

25 November 2021

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

  1. Do the council currently have any electric vehicle charging points installed throughout their public car parks? Yes (& further are planned) 
  2. If no, are the council looking at deploying electric vehicle charging points and if so what are the timescales involved?N/A
  3. If yes how many and what capacity i.e. 7kW, 22kW, 50kW etc. Please provide a breakdown per location.  

4 at Gascoyne Way MSCP Hertford 4 x7kW

6 at the Causeway Car Park Bishops? 4 of these are available for public recharging , 2 are reserved for electric car club vehicles only  - all 11kW

1 at Wallfields Council Office Visitors car park? reserved for electric car club vehicle only 7KW

 

  1. Who is the manufacturer of the charge points installed? Rolec
  2. When were the charge points installed? Gascoyne way 2 in 2019. Causeway all installed 2019 and 2 in 2021, Wallfields 2019
  3. When does the existing contract expire? No contract
  4. Are the council looking to increase the number of EV bays available at their public car parks and what will be the determining factor as to when this takes place? Yes ? appropriate electrical capacity available at site and budget availability

The questions relate, specifically, to the council offices, depots and other staff based sites

  1. Do the council currently have any electric vehicle charging points installed throughout their offices and depot facilities? Yes
  2. If no, are the council looking at deploying electric vehicle charging points and if so what are the timescales involved?N/A ( further planned) 
  3. If yes how many and what capacity i.e. 7kW, 22kW, 50kW etc. Please provide a breakdown per location.

2 at Wallfields Council Office staff car park  ? reserved for electric car club vehicles only 7KW

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Telephone 0303 123 1113

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Thank you for your request.