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Natalie Middleton

Anglo American signs up to hydrogen fuel with ITM Power

8 months ago / 0 comments

Anglo American has become the latest customer to sign a fuel contract with ITM for its fuel cell electric vehicles.

Rolec EV signs up ChargedEV as national charge point installer

8 months ago / 0 comments

Rolec EV has appointed ChargedEV as its nationwide installation partner for domestic EV charge point installs.

Circontrol creates independent division for EV charging solutions

8 months ago / 0 comments

Spanish manufacturer Circontrol has organised its car park efficiency solutions and EV recharging technologies into two separate divisions.

ALD Automotive to enhance French EV charging solutions under new partnership

8 months ago / 0 comments

ALD Automotive has teamed up with G2 Mobility, a specialist in electric charging terminals, to enhance services to its electric vehicle customers in France. 

New defensive driver education programme launched solely for electric vehicles

8 months ago / 0 comments

Said to be a world first, a new IVV Diamond accredited defensive driver education programme that focuses entirely on the use of electric vehicles launches today (21 November) by Strategic Analytics Team (SAT).

New Fastned trip planner provides routing and charging instructions for EV drivers

8 months ago / 0 comments

Netherlands fast-charging specialist Fastned has launched a trip planner that enables electric vehicle drivers to plan the fastest route to their destination, including fast charging stops.

Tesla Model S and Model X to get performance updates via Easter egg

8 months ago / 0 comments

Tesla CEO and founder Elon Musk has announced forthcoming performance updates for the Model S and Model X via Easter egg updates next month.

VW to build future EVs in Germany as it heightens focus on e-mobility

8 months ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen has said future electric vehicles and components will be built by its plant in Germany as looks to streamline operations under a €3.5bn restructuring plan.

Fleet operators asked opinions on PHEVs for European Commission research

8 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet operators in the UK and Europe are being asked to provide feedback on plug-in electric vehicles as part of a project to support their uptake.

New Volkswagen e-Golf brings increased power and range

8 months ago / 1 comments

Volkswagen has revealed its new e-Golf at the Los Angeles Auto Show, which offers around a 50% longer driving rage plus a boost in power and extra technology including gesture control.

ITM Power to construct UK’s first integrated hydrogen refuelling station

8 months ago / 0 comments

Energy storage and clean fuel company ITM Power is to construct a hydrogen refuelling station (HRS) at the Shell Filling Station, Beaconsfield, marking the first UK HRS to be integrated into an existing fuel forecourt.

Toyota to establish in-house venture company to accelerate EV development

8 months ago / 0 comments

Toyota has announced that it will establish an in-house venture company responsible for developing electric vehicles as it looks to accelerate its work in this area. Toyota is to launch a venture company in ... Read More »

Half of Jaguar Land Rover line-up to have electric version by 2020

8 months ago / 0 comments

By 2020, half of all Jaguar Land Rover vehicles will offer an electric option, CEO Dr Ralf Speth has confirmed.

Tesla gains first-ever ACFO awards

8 months ago / 0 comments

The UK’s Association of Car Fleet Operators (ACFO) has announced the winners of its 2016 Awards, which saw Tesla gain its first titles in recognition of its rising role in the company car sector.

Public sector ‘leading the charge of low emission vehicles’

8 months ago / 0 comments

The public sector is at the forefront of low emission vehicle take-up amongst UK fleets, new research has found.

Evolt to install EV charging technology across Dundee

8 months ago / 0 comments

Evolt has become the first Go Ultra Low City supplier after winning an estimated £1.8m contract to install EV charging technology for Dundee City Council.

Jaguar reveals I-Pace electric SUV prior to 2018 launch

8 months ago / 1 comments

Jaguar has unveiled its I-Pace electric SUV concept, which will be launched in production form in 2018, bringing 395bhp and a claimed 311-mile range. 

Paris taxi fleet to deploy extra Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell cars

8 months ago / 0 comments

Paris-based electric taxi start-up Société du Taxi Electrique Parisien (STEP) is to deploy 60 additional Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell cars with plans to increase its fleet further still in the next five years.

Toyota ‘to consider introducing EVs’ to the market

9 months ago / 1 comments

Toyota has signalled possible plans to launch electric vehicles alongside its other alternative and conventionally fuelled vehicles.

Engie and Rotterdam run wireless charging trial

9 months ago / 0 comments

Energy firm Engie and the Municipality of Rotterdam are running a pilot scheme on wireless charging for electric cars.