Europcar has launched a new pay-by-the-hour car sharing service for business and leisure travellers to the Highlands & Islands area in Scotland.
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has given clearance for Chargemaster to acquire Elektromotive and Charge Your Car Ltd this week.
Mitsubishi has refreshed its Outlander PHEV for 2017, including reduced CO2 emissions and a new EV priority mode.
New Ford plug-in hybrid vans are to be trialled by London businesses from this autumn as part of a £4.7m project.
Nine London boroughs have secured a share of £2.5m funding to trial initiatives on Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs) that could be rolled out across the UK.
Projects that include deploying EV car sharing and electric grocery delivery vans are set to receive a share of funds from the New Zealand Government.
Toyota and four other carmakers have teamed up with oil companies including Royal Dutch Shell and Total to form a new global initiative on hydrogen development.
Renault has updated its electric vehicle line-up with the launch of its first-ever Master Z.E. model, which arrives as the new version Kangoo Van Z.E. gets a 50% longer range.
Fast-charging technology said to be available to deliver over 400kW in minutes is to be trialled in the UK with the help of new funding.
Volkswagen has unveiled its I.D. Buzz MPV at the Detroit Motor Show, marrying up retro styling from the Microbus with electric power, all-wheel drive and an eight-seat layout.
Chargepoint in the US has developed a new Express Plus Electric Vehicle Charging Platform that charges up to eight times faster than today’s mainstream fast chargers.
Providing a rival to models including the BMX X6 and Range Rover, Audi’s flagship Q8 SUV has been revealed in near-production concept form at Detroit.
Firms including global package delivery company UPS and Gnewt Cargo have won a share of £20m Government funding to reduce fleet emissions.
The UK’s charging infrastructure must be overhauled if fleet take-up of EVs and plug-in hybrids is to achieve expectations.
Tesla has put back planned price increases on its models sold in the UK until 15 January as it responds to claimed strong demand.
Overpriced EV charging will be tackled under new rules being planned by government ministers for introduction this year.
Green Energy UK is introducing a Time of Day tariff for residential electricity customers to give EV drivers more control over their electricity bills.
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BMW has announced UK pricing and performance details for its 5 Series plug-in hybrid, which is available to order from mid-January.
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has approved plans by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) for its electric vehicle infrastructure and education pilot programme.