Owners of electric cars will now have to pay for using all public chargers from next month.
There are 28 public charge points in Kildare.
The ESB will charge €3.41 to charge a battery by 100km at slow charge outlets, which have been free up to know.
Motoring journalist with the Sunday Independent, Kildare's Geraldine Herbert thinks it's a 'premature' decision by the ESB:
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