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Natalie Middleton

Third-generation eVolt Rapid charger helps eliminate downtime

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Evolt’s third-generation Rapid charger introduces modular power technology to help reduce the potential for downtime.

Workshop to explore hurdles in electrification of transport logistics

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The technical challenges involved in electrification of transport logistics is to come under the spotlight in a forthcoming event.

Aussie charging point company to target UK fleets

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Australian technology company Tritium is expanding its Veefil range of rapid chargers into the UK, with an initial focus on fleets.

London “Ultra-Low Emission Zone” to drive EV uptake

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Take-up of Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs) in London is expected to rise, following Mayor Sadiq Khan’s announcement that it could cost up to £24 per day to bring the most polluting vehicles into the … Read More »

Plug-in hybrid Golf GTE priced from £30,635

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The updated Volkswagen Golf GTE is now available to order, bringing reduced pricing, a new trim line-up and emissions starting from 38g/km.

Consultation explores Scottish ULEV parking incentives

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The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on parking including on support for parking incentives for ULEV drivers and on the impact of pavement parking and parking enforcement.

Uber to expand electric car presence in London

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Uber is to deploy a number of initiatives intended to expand the number of fully electric vehicles available on its app in London as a new Energy Saving Trust report uncovers major potential for … Read More »

Chago smart chargepoints approved for Workplace Charging Scheme grants

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Ensto Chago smart electric vehicle chargepoints that can help balance local energy use are now approved under the Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS).

Number of charging points rises 11% in Germany

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The number of public charging points in Germany rose 11% in the last half of 2016.

Skoda previews electric crossover

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Skoda has provided an insight into its forthcoming electric vehicle plans unveiling a five-door crossover coupe concept named Vision E. 

Harrods deploys Nissan e-NV200 electric van for delivery fleet

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Harrods has deployed its first electric delivery van, a Nissan e-NV200.

Hermes to deploy 1,500 electric vans in Germany

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Hermes is to add electric vans to its German fleet from early 2018 under a pilot project to test their viability for ‘last-mile’ journeys.

EU member states urged to step up EV infrastructure plans

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A joined-up and accessible network of charging stations is essential if Europeans are to benefit from the huge strides in e-mobility technologies.

REA creates dedicated head of electric vehicles role

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The Renewable Energy Association has appointed Matthew Trevaskis to the newly created role of head of electric vehicles.

Workplace charge points key to employee EV adoption

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Fleets can help drive employee take-up of electric vehicles by installing charge points at work.

Government to invest £23m to hydrogen infrastructure

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The Government has announced a £23m fund to build more hydrogen refuelling stations and accelerate the take-up of hydrogen vehicles.

New E-Berlingo Multispace to bring 106-mile range

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Citroën is to launch an electric version of its Berlingo Multispace MPV from this autumn.

Switch to EVs cuts fuel costs by $15m for PG&E

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California’s PG&E utility has reported major cost and CO2 savings following the launch of alternative fuel technologies across its fleet.

Electric car sharing service launches in Japan

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A round-trip car sharing service using ultra-compact electric vehicles has launched in Japan.

New EV-Box home charger designed for next generation of EVs

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EV-Box has launched a new electric vehicle charger that features upgradable power capacity technology to cater for the next generation of EVs.