“The truth is, it’s actually much more convenient to drive these cars. Once you’ve got it, it’s convenient and it’s cheap to run.”
Drivers are being urged to always check the parking rules by looking for signage or simply by asking.
This comes as more electric car drivers have been complaining about being fined for overstaying when charging their vehicles.
An average 64kWh car will take around one hour to add 80 percent at a 50kW charger but times can vary significantly depending on the speed of the charger, the size of the car’s battery and the car’s starting charge level.