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Natalie Middleton

Heathrow reinforces ULEV commitment with Nissan LEAF fleet

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Heathrow has deployed 17 Nissan LEAFs in line with the company’s commitment that all cars and small vans in its own fleet are electric or plug-in hybrid by the end of 2020.

Renault EV batteries to get second life

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Batteries from Renault’s electric vehicles are to be repurposed for trials of a home energy battery storage system.

TMC publishes ULEV reimbursement guide for fleets

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TMC has published new advice for fleets on reimbursing mileage for electric and plug-in hybrid cars (PHEVs).

Cost of ownership for EVs to hit parity from 2018

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The cost of owning an electric car will reduce to the same level as conventional petrol and diesel vehicles in 2018, enabling carmakers to increase their EV forecasts 50%, new research suggests.

U.S. Bank fuel card now accepted at charging points

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Fleet drivers with U.S. Bank’s Voyager Network Fleet Card can now use the card to pay for electric vehicle charging through ChargePoint. U.S. Bank’s Voyager Network Fleet Card users can now pay for charging ... Read More »

ALD to assess real-world performance of plug-in hybrids

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ALD Automotive UK is to run an in-house trial of plug-in hybrids to monitor and assess the real-world performance across a range of driving styles, terrains and mileages.

Fastned to deploy fast chargers at Van der Valk hotels

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Dutch company chain Fastned is to deploy fast chargers at Van der Valk’s hotels and restaurants in the Netherlands and Belgium under a new partnership.

Midlands hotel one of first to install EV points

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The Derby Conference Centre has deployed 14 charging points in line with its plans to become a ‘green’ hotel and conferencing venue.

Carmakers ramp up EV plans for China

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

The Volkswagen Group and Daimler have signed new strategic agreements further targeting the development of electric vehicles for China.

London Taxi Company selects Chargemaster for home charging units

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

The London Taxi Company has appointed Chargemaster as its preferred supplier for home charging units as it pushes ahead with plans to only produce range-extended electric taxis for the UK.

Schneider Electric to deploy electric vehicles for onsite use

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Schneider Electric has teamed up with Arval to deploy a car share fleet of electric vehicles for use between its sites in Grenoble, France.

Diesel loses dominance in European car registrations

1 month ago / 1 comments

Diesel registrations in Europe declined 15% in April, ensuring the fuel type has lost its dominance of the car market.

New solution to provide complete EV fleet package

1 month ago / 0 comments

Fleetdrive Electric has launched a new electric vehicle charging solution designed specifically for fleets.

The case for ULEVs in the Government’s air quality plans

1 month ago / 0 comments

This month saw the Government finally publish its long-awaited air quality plans. What do the plans cover and how will ULEVs play a role?

Tritium trials Veefil fast chargers in China

1 month ago / 0 comments

Australian EV charging specialist Tritium has installed its first fast charger in China as it looks for Chinese sales and service partners.

Daimler spearheads EV plans with latest battery plant

1 month ago / 0 comments

Daimler has broken ground on a new battery plant, which will play a vital role in its electric vehicle offensive for the next few years.

Ecotricity revamps PAYG charging model

1 month ago / 0 comments

Ecotricity is launching a new pricing model to use its Electric Highway rapid charging network in a move to charge more proportionally for energy taken.

Renault puts dynamic wireless charging to the test

1 month ago / 0 comments

Renault has demonstrated dynamic wireless electric vehicle charging on two Kangoo Z.E. vehicles.

Bookings open for Airbnb-style charging service

1 month ago / 0 comments

A new EV charging service that enables drivers to use domestic, wall-mounted chargepoints of other members has gone live in the UK with over 60 chargepoints on its books. 

HMRC urged to expedite AFRs for plug-in cars

2 months ago / 0 comments

ACFO has called on HMRC to publish Advisory Fuel Rates for plug-in cars for Q3 onwards to increase take-up and mass adoption by fleets.