Transport accounts for one third of Ireland’s energy requirement and energy related CO2 emissions. Electric vehicles offer a more sustainable transport solution.

What is an Electric Vehicle?

There are many types of electric vehicles on the market today. Get to know the different types and how they work.

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Why Drive Electric?

Do you want to pollute less, reduce your motoring costs, or drive the latest technology?

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Buying an Electric Vehicle

Ready to drive electric? We're ready to help with advice, guides, and grant information.

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Electric Vehicles for Business

There are many opportunities when migrating to EV. Learn about the key topics relating to electric vehicles for your business.

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Test drive an electric car

Ready to give it a go? Hundreds of car dealers across Ireland now supply a range of electric vehicles. Check out our map where you can search for a dealer by county or car make. Find a dealer near you and book a test drive today.

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Grant eligible electric vehicles

Browse the entire range of grant eligible electric cars available in Ireland. Compare performance, savings, emissions, and more.

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MythbusterElectric vehicles run out of power all the time
While possible, it is very rare. Warning messages give the driver plenty of notice if their battery is low
Over 12,000The number of electric vehicles and Plug-in hybrids on Irish roads today