We’re a Design Week Awards Finalist

Design Week Awards Finalist We are so chuffed to have been shortlisted in this year’s Design Week Awards. We are a finalist in the Product Design Consumer category along with the likes the Apple watch 3 series and Netgear’s cute rabbit baby camera. Winners will be announced in two weeks time at a swanky dinner....
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Are you being served?

Do I love the brand or the customer service? In the context of airlines with surly cabin crew, train companies that refuse compensation claims. Utility giants that bump you onto rip-off tariffs. Retailers with robotic staff. Customer service can often seem like the forgotten priority. It’s a strange state of affairs for a business skill...
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Do I need a home charging point for my electric car?

The short answer is "Yes". A home charging station for your electric car is just too convenient. it's also safer, faster and cost-effective on the medium to long term. Convenience The number one reason why you should have your home charging station. It's in the name: it's at home! It's your own charging station, you...
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POWER TRIP: Changing Perceptions of the Electric Car

My perception of electric vehicles has changed greatly over the years. From quirky to cool. It has been a transformational journey. The Quirky Battery Powered Vehicle. In the early noughties, a quirky battery-powered vehicle – officially speaking, a quadricycle - launched onto UK streets. Made by Indian car company Reva. The car was toy-like small,...
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How long does it take to charge my electric car?

Another question about charging time that comes back a lot. Whether you have a Tesla, a Porsche, a Volvo or a BMW, the answer is "it depends"! So here we go: a simple widget with a simple answer! Car full charging time [andersen_shortcode_charging_time]   To keep things simple, we've assumed that you're looking to charge...
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Why EV charge points could kill you

I've talked to many people who struggle to understand why installing an electric car charge point can take some time and why it can be quite expensive. I will explain in this post why it is critical that you have your charge point installed by a qualified professional. A lot of power Your electric car...
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Visiting The Home Of Sir Alex Moulton

I was fortunate enough to have an unplanned visit to a company founded by the English Engineering legend Sir Alex Moulton. Following my wife’s chance meeting with the current owner of Moulton Bicycles John at the lovely Wooley Grange hotel in Bradford. Our family (including my two kids!) were invited to visit the Moulton Bicycles...
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Which plug do I need for my electric car?

This question comes back often amongst our customers and partners so we've put together this little form to help you select your plug type for your electric car! Plug type selector Select your make then your model *: [andersen_shortcode_connector] * We aim to update this tool regularly but if your car model is not listed,...
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Let’s dispose with the throwaway culture

Scarcely a day doesn't go by without something in life breaking. I can’t stand a cool gadget that gives up the ghost before I’ve learnt how to use it properly. An on-trend shirt that doesn’t survive the wash. A modish sofa that is worn out a year in. They may have arty references or a...
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Your kids will grow in an Electric world

When I talk to people about EVs and Electric charging there's often a topic that comes back: How are future generations going to be impacted by the current electric revolution? The future is bright. I'm a happy father of three kids myself and I'm constantly thinking about how the world will look for them in...
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