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Natalie Middleton

LA car sharing service launches with Tesla Model X fleet

9 months ago / 0 comments

Car sharing startup, Green Commuter, is launching a fleet of seven Tesla Model X electric SUVs in August, available for businesses and private consumers in the Los Angeles area.

York private hire taxi firm adds further hybrids to fleet

9 months ago / 0 comments

York-based Streamline Taxis has added two Toyota Priuses to its fleet. Supplied by Vantage Motor Group, the new vehicles join 18 Toyota Auris Hybrid models previously ordered from Vantage.

Transport Scotland funding helps Scottish Borders Council acquire EVs

10 months ago / 0 comments

Scottish Borders Council has acquired six electric vehicles with the help of Transport Scotland funding.

New scheme puts Airbnb concept to use for EV charging

10 months ago / 0 comments

Renault has launched a new scheme that give Swedish drivers the opportunity to recharge their electric car at someone else’s home.

Hyundai and U.S. Department of Energy expand fuel cell vehicle partnership

10 months ago / 0 comments

Hyundai and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have entered the second phase of the fuel cell vehicle partnership as they prepare for the rollout of fuel cell vehicles nationwide in the near future.

EV market share failing to keep pace with 2020 emissions targets

10 months ago / 0 comments

Significant increases in uptake of electric vehicles are essential to meeting future emissions standards, a new report finds.

Dutch EV charging specialist expands into UK

10 months ago / 0 comments

The New Motion, a leading European provider of charging solutions, is expanding into the UK.

Evolt completes remote installation of Rapid charging units

10 months ago / 0 comments

Commercial electrical vehicle (EV) charging solutions specialist Evolt has supplied and installed Rapid and Fast electric vehicle (EV) charge points for Argyll and Bute Council.

Leeds City Council deploys first of 42 new EVs

10 months ago / 0 comments

The first of 42 new electric vehicles has been deployed on the Leeds City Council fleet in a move to cut costs and emissions.

Transport Minister launches 15,000 free parking spaces for EVs in Milton Keynes

10 months ago / 0 comments

Electric vehicle drivers in Milton Keynes can now park for free in 15,000 commuter and charging spaces under the first of a series of nationwide EV initiatives.

Drivers unaware of EV capabilities for long journeys

10 months ago / 0 comments

New research shows that more work is needed to educate drivers on the range capabilities of electric vehicles and the growing coverage offered by the charging network.

West Lothian Council boosts fleet with electric vehicles

10 months ago / 0 comments

West Lothian Council has taken delivery of three all-electric Nissan e-NV200 vans and seven Nissan LEAFs as part of its ongoing work to reducing carbon emissions.

Free home charging points available with Nissan LEAF

10 months ago / 0 comments

Nissan GB customers buying a Nissan LEAF purchased with finance are being offered the chance to receive a free home charging point.

Full pricing and specifications revealed for Hyundai IONIQ

10 months ago / 0 comments

Hyundai has announced the pricing and specification details for the IONIQ, which goes on sale on 13 October in hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electric versions.

Fleets invited to bid for £19m funding for greener vans and lorries

10 months ago / 0 comments

Transport Minister Andrew Jones has announced a £19 million funding pot to help commercial vehicle fleets adopt the latest in low and zero emission vehicle technologies.

ITM Power supplies hydrogen refuelling station for French fleets

10 months ago / 0 comments

The station is being deployed by hydrogen energy operator HDF to serve local captive fleets with fuel cell powered vehicles. The HRS will be commissioned mid-2017.  The electrolyser HRS will be partly funded … Read More »

More than half of all new car registrations could be electric by 2027

10 months ago / 0 comments

The government and industry-backed campaign said its research suggests that the Government forecast for all new cars and vans to have ultra low emissions by 2040 is on track to be met. Poppy … Read More »

Route Monkey in partnership for EV scheduling and navigation tool for fleets

10 months ago / 0 comments

Targeted at all vehicles, not just EVs, the solution provides a scheduling solution that sends the best route for their entire itinerary to each driver, directly into the Sygic Navigation app. The tool can … Read More »

Workplace charging point grants would be ‘major boost’ to EV adoption, says Chevin

10 months ago / 0 comments

So says Chevin Fleet Solutions, adding that it would be a “major boost to adoption”. Ashley Sowerby, managing director, said: “Having a charging point at your place of work or client sites would … Read More »

Oxford City Council to use OLEV funding to implement 100 charging stations

10 months ago / 0 comments

Aided by an £800,000 grant from the OLEV Go Ultra Low Cities funding pot, the City Council has already met with residents interested in having an electric charging station installed in their street. The … Read More »