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Natalie Middleton

SMEs targeted with design-led EV charge points

6 days ago / 0 comments

Small businesses looking for more exclusive electric vehicle charging points can now access a new solution from European manufacturer Andersen.

Ecotricity launches new Electric Highway pricing and EV green charging offer

1 week ago / 0 comments

Ecotricity has teamed up with Rolec EV to launch a new green charging offer as it also reveals new pay-as-you-go charging rates for its Electric Highway network.

Tesla completes build of world’s biggest lithium-ion battery in 100 days

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Tesla has built the world’s biggest lithium-ion battery in the state of South Australia, making good on Elon Musk’s promise that it would complete the build in 100 days or wipe off the $50m … Read More »

Budget 2017: What it means for electric vehicles

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Chancellor Philip Hammond’s first Autumn Budget to the House of Commons brought a number of significant announcements about electric vehicles.

ABB wins contract for 15 new fast chargers in Iceland

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Iceland’s Reykjavik Energy has awarded a public sector tender to install 15 new fast chargers to ABB.

Ford and Zotye partner for China EV joint venture

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Ford and privately owned Chinese automobile manufacturer Zotye have inked a deal to develop and manufacture electric vehicles under a new Chinese brand as they also explore the market for mobility services.

AI-based telematics solution to help fleets migrate to EVs

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

A new electric vehicle telematics solution has launched to enable fleets to complete more journeys between charges and eliminate range anxiety.

Nottingham City Council to deploy more than 200 charging points

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Around 230 charging points are to go live in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire and Derby as Nottingham City Council drives its Go Ultra Low City status.

Smart charging could help meet flexibility gaps in renewable energy

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Future high-renewable energy systems in the UK and Germany will require more flexible solutions – including smart charging and vehicle-to-grid infrastructures – to help ensure power continuity.

Siemens drives electromobility focus with Ubitricity investment

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Siemens Energy Management is to work with Ubitricity to develop electromobility solutions including for fleets.

Free Alfen guide to smart chargers

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Dutch energy company Alfen has published a free guide on smart chargers and their associated benefits.

IT firm to swap to all-electric fleet

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Fareham-based Taylor Made Computer Solutions is switching to an all-electric fleet as it looks to slash its carbon footprint.

LeasePlan pilot to help fleets transition to EVs

1 month ago / 0 comments

LeasePlan is launching a new electric vehicle pilot programme to help corporates make the switch to electric vehicles.

AA introduces emergency charging service for EV members

1 month ago / 0 comments

Electric vehicle drivers who run out of charge on the road can now benefit from a new AA emergency charging service.

Electric Corsa to debut in 2020 under Vauxhall turnround plans

1 month ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall and parent firm Opel is to debut a next-generation electric Corsa and a plug-in hybrid version of its Grandland X crossover by 2020 under post-takeover plans to bring the company back into profit.

Calls for clamp down on ‘ice-ing’ at EV charge points

1 month ago / 0 comments

Electric vehicle drivers looking to take action on drivers of conventional ICE vehicles parking at EV charge points can now sign a petition for it to be made an offence.

Electric mobility comes under spotlight in 2018 Fleet World Honours

1 month ago / 0 comments

Entries are now open for the 2018 Fleet World Honours. Cutting-edge advances in electric mobility solutions for fleets are to come under focus in next year’s Fleet World Honours, which are now open for ... Read More »

Carmakers push ahead with plans for pan-European 350kW EV charging network

1 month ago / 0 comments

BMW Group, Daimler, Ford Motor Company and the Volkswagen Group have committed to plans to launch a network of 400 ultra-fast charging stations for electric vehicles along major European routes.

Changan Automobile goes all-out on EVs

1 month ago / 0 comments

Chinese state-owned car manufacturer Changan Automobile has laid out plans to stop sales of petrol-engined vehicles by 2025 as it focuses solely on electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

Ofgem calls for more electric vehicle investment and policies

1 month ago / 0 comments

Although the UK is on course to achieve emissions reductions targets to 2022, achieving longer-term goals will require more investment and policies in areas including electric vehicle take-up.