Protean Electric has received an additional $70m of funding to accelerate production of its in-wheel motors for electric and hybrid vehicles.
Ontario will install a network of almost 500 charging points over the next nine months, as the province seeks to increase electric vehicle usage among residents and businesses.
Honda has co-developed the world’s first hybrid drive motor which uses no heavy rare earth metals in its manufacture, with the first production car due to launch this autumn.
Ecotricity has revised its pay-as-you-charge pricing for the Electric Highway rapid chargers, following feedback from customers.
Ecotricity has introduced a £5 fee to use its Electric Highway rapid charging network, in a move which could make it non-viable for plug-in hybrids to use the points.
Hybrid, electric and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles accounted for 38.7% of Norway’s new car market during the first six months of 2016, with volumes up a third on the same period of 2015.
Ogilvie Fleet has become one of the first contract hire and leasing companies to receive ‘Go Ultra Low Company’ status, under the scheme which launched in May.
Rolec EV is now offering home charging points for electric vehicles starting at £149, following revisions to the OLEV homecharge scheme.
Shown at the Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition in Montreal, the system is designed to work with charging points and solar panels, providing an off-grid energy supply which can enable drivers to avoid peak … Read More »
In the five years since Nissan launched the LEAF, the electric vehicle landscape has changed markedly. And few areas show this better than public charging.
NEVS, the Chinese-Swedish consortium which owns Saab Cars, is to drop the Saab brand from its future models, aiming to be recognised in its own right.
The advice follows a study, commissioned by the Finnish company, which surveyed operators with a combined 1,000 units spread across Austria, Finland, Norway, Sweden and the UK, finding that as little as 20% of … Read More »
The DfT’s data shows a total of 57,207 electric, plug-in hybrid and hydrogen fuel cell passenger cars registered in the United Kingdom in the first quarter of 2016. That’s 0.18% of the 31.4 million … Read More »
Priced at £53,400 after the Plug-in Car Grant, the Model S 60 offers a range of 248 miles and is available as a dual-motor 60D, which adds £4,400 to the list price and marginally … Read More »