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Jaguar likely to offer cheaper fleet version of I-Pace electric car

4 months ago / 0 comments

Jaguar has hinted that it could offer multiple battery options of its first electric car, the I-Pace SUV, providing lower-cost versions which could broaden its appeal with fleets.

Lexus’ new luxury LS 500h pricing and UK spec announced

5 months ago / 0 comments

Lexus has announced pricing and specification for the UK model range of the company’s flagship luxury saloon, the LS 500h.

Smart charging vital to support EV uptake, report claims

5 months ago / 1 comments

A new Smart Charging Guide Summary aims to help decision makers on “how we charge electric vehicles”.

EU-LIVE takes on the Twizy with new EV mobility solution

5 months ago / 0 comments

The European EU-LIVE consortium has revealed a new electrified mobility solution for the L5e category – a segment in-between two and four wheels with speeds of more than 30mph.

Brighton & Hove Buses go electric with Kangoo Z.E.

5 months ago / 0 comments

Brighton & Hove Buses has added six 100% electric Renault Kangoo Z.E. Vans to their fleet to support the workshop.

Jaguar I-Pace completes final testing ahead of 2018 reveal

5 months ago / 1 comments

Jaguar‘s electric SUV – I-Pace – has entered final testing in Las Vegas, ahead of its global reveal in early 2018.

Jeep confirms plug-in hybrid power for new Wrangler

5 months ago / 0 comments

Jeep‘s new Wrangler will include plug-in hybrid power, the American company has confirmed.

Toyota plant to produce electricity and hydrogen from renewables

5 months ago / 0 comments

Toyota is to build a power plant capable of producing water, electricity and hydrogen using bio-waste as a fuel.

More electric range for BMW i8 Coupé and Roadster introduced

5 months ago / 0 comments

BMW has revealed the production version of the new i8 Roadster and new Coupé at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

First charge points installed under Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure

5 months ago / 0 comments

The first few electric charge points have been installed under the Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure programme.

Electric vehicle adoption has reached a turning point, says Jato Dynamics

5 months ago / 0 comments

This year has represented a turning point for electric vehicle adoption, with sales in key regions increasing significantly, Jato Dynamics says.

Swedish company hopes 3 minute battery swap could replace rapid charging

5 months ago / 0 comments

A new battery-swap system has been revealed by Swedish start-up Powerswap AB, that looks to revolutionise electric vehicles and replace rapid charging.

Samsung’s next-gen EV battery can recharge in 12 minutes

5 months ago / 0 comments

A team of researchers have developed a new battery technology capable of providing a 45% increase in capacity and up to five times faster charging speeds than lithium-ion, which Samsung suggest would be beneficial … Read More »

Askul announces total switch to EVs and renewable energy by 2030

5 months ago / 0 comments

Askul Corporation becomes first company to simultaneously join The Climate Group’s global electric campaigns: making the switch to 100% renewable power and transport by 2030.

Renewable energy concerns over Budget 2017 proposals

5 months ago / 0 comments

No new funds were announced by the Chancellor in the Budget 2017 for the “Levy Control Framework”, which funds renewable electricity projects.

Budget 2017: ULEV Taxis to be removed from supercar tax category

5 months ago / 0 comments

Zero-emission capable taxis will be exempt from the VED tax supplement that applies to cars over £40,000, the government announced in the Budget 2017.

2017 Budget bolsters support for ULEVs

5 months ago / 0 comments

The Government has confirmed multi-million pound investment in ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) during the 2017 Budget, supporting wider uptake and expanding charging infrastructure.

Alternative Fuel Vehicles buck UK True Fleet decline

5 months ago / 0 comments

Alternative fuel vehicles increasingly buck the trend of aslumped UK True Fleet market, according to latest DataForce figures.

Used EV and hybrids double at auction halls in past year

5 months ago / 0 comments

The number of used hybrid and electric vehicles going through auction halls has doubled in just over a year, according to the first Aston Barclay Used Market Insights report.

Mercedes-Benz Vans to electrify all commercial model ranges

5 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz Vans has confirmed plans to offer all its commercial van model lines with electric drive, starting with the Electric Mercedes-Benz eVito van now available to order.