A six minute charge will provide 100 kilometres of battery life.
The country's first high-power electric vehicle charging hub's being launched today.
It's located at Mayfield Services off the M7 at Monasterevin in Co. Kildare.
Up to eight vehicles will be able to use the network at once, with a six minute charge providing 100 kilometres of battery life.
Head of ESB e-cars, John Byrne, says it's a significant day:
Mr. Byrne says the cost of charge will also be appealing to drivers: