InstaVolt is a UK-based company that provides fast electric vehicle charging points across the country. InstaVolt's mission is to eliminate range anxiety and make EV charging quick, convenient, and cost effective. The company operates over 3,000 public chargepoints nationwide which are available 24/7 and accept all major payment cards.
Is InstaVolt charging free?
No, InstaVolt charges an access fee for using its chargepoints; this covers the costs of powering each unit as well as any maintenance or repairs needed throughout their lifetime. Access fees vary depending on location and can be found online or on the app.
Who is InstaVolt owned by?
InstaVolt is owned and managed by the UK-based energy company, Octopus Energy.
How do you stop InstaVolt from charging?
If you no longer need your charge session, simply press the ‘Stop’ button on the unit. This will end your charging session and you will only be charged for the electricity that was used during that time.
Can InstaVolt charge 2 cars at once?
Yes, some of InstaVolt's rapid chargers are capable of charge up to 2 cars simultaneously. The stations also have built in cable management systems to ensure that both cables remain tangle-free while in use. Additionally, each car can have its own access fee when charging. To find out if any of the local chargepoints have this feature, please check the InstaVolt app or website.