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Natalie Middleton

Berlingo Electric to head up Citroën stand at VAN Fleet World Live

2 years ago / 0 comments

Building on Citroën’s unrivalled UK market experience with electric LCVs, gained with the first generation Berlingo Electrique van, the Berlingo Electric incorporates an advanced permanent magnet synchronous 49kW electric motor and 22.5kWh lithium ion … Read More »

TÜBITAK to license Saab 9-3 from NEVS

2 years ago / 0 comments

The vehicle will be developed by TÜBITAK (the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) as a “Turkish National Car”. Although the model will initially be powered by petrol and diesel engines, TÜBITAK is … Read More »

PG&E announces $100m commitment to EVs over next five years

2 years ago / 0 comments

The US utility giant already operates approximately 1,400 plug-in electric and electric hybrid vehicles – around 15% of its entire fleet budget – and is planning to invest a third of its annual fleet … Read More »

Ford to expand network of workplace charging stations in US and Canada

2 years ago / 0 comments

The carmaker currently has 145 units available for employee use at 43 Ford offices and manufacturing facilities in six US states and Canada. More than 349 Ford employees are using the charging stations, which … Read More »

Scoot Networks adds two-seater Nissan EVs to San Francisco car sharing fleet

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Nissan New Mobility Concept, also known as a Scoot Quad, offers a range of 40 miles and top speed of 25mph and is being evaluated on a number of car sharing services across … Read More »

Honda installs 120 EV chargers at California HQ of American Honda

2 years ago / 0 comments

The move is intended to boost the use of alternative fuel vehicles by its associates for daily commuting and comes as Honda prepares for the launch of its fuel cell vehicle (FCV) next year, … Read More »

Digital firm turns to leasing EVs to free up cash for expansion

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The firm, which specialises in creative design, website development and strategic digital marketing for local clients, has acquired a Tesla Model S on a leasing deal with Lex Autolease in move to support new … Read More »

US Energy Department invests over $20m in fuel cell and hydrogen technologies

2 years ago / 0 comments

The projects will also focus on enabling early adoption of fuel cell applications such as light-duty fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs). Of the 10 projects, seven will address the hydrogen and fuel cells research … Read More »

Quebec Government unveils action plan for electric vehicles

2 years ago / 0 comments

The “Propulser le Québec par l’électricité” (Propelling Quebec Froward with Electricity) plan is intended to drive the number of electric vehicles run in the province whilst also demonstrating “that the fight against climate change … Read More »

Frankfurt Airport ‘Green Gate’ project to slash emissions from ground services

2 years ago / 0 comments

The project is being run by the E-PORT AN initiative partners, which include Fraport AG, Lufthansa Group, the State of Hesse and the Rhine-Main model electro-mobility region, and has received €8m in funding from … Read More »

Transport for London to be amongst first UK customers for Toyota Mirai

2 years ago / 0 comments

TfL will take delivery of four Mirai models to assist with essential engineering and maintenance work carried out between bus stops and Tube stations. The TfL models will be joined by the end of … Read More »

Renault electric vehicles available to hire on Outer Hebrides under E-Car Club JV

2 years ago / 0 comments

The nine electric ZOE superminis and one Kangoo Van Z.E. are available to hire on an hourly or daily basis from a number of locations across the town of Stornoway on the Isle of … Read More »

Mitsubishi reveals eX electric compact SUV concept ahead of Tokyo

2 years ago / 0 comments

The concept is based on the Concept XR-PHEV II shown at Geneva, which previewed the new ASX, but brings an all-electric system – Mitsubishi says eX stands for electric X (cross)-over. It also features … Read More »

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority adds eight EVs to fleet

2 years ago / 1 comments

The move forms part of the Dubai Green Transport initiative launched by DEWA, which aims to boost electric and hybrid vehicle take-up and plans for the opening of 100 electric vehicle charging stations in … Read More »

DriveNow adds further BMW i3s to electric car sharing fleet in London

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The new i3s join the existing 30 added to the fleet in North and East London earlier this year and are being run alongside the firm’s pool of 240 BMWs and MINIs.  Joseph Seal-Driver, … Read More »

Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell on lease ‘may influence future vehicle choices’, says Air Products

2 years ago / 0 comments

Industrial air gases supplier Air Products has reported positive results after seven months of running a Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell hydrogen SUV.  The company has taken delivery of the car as part of the … Read More »

Van fleets targeted with new integrated zero-emission commercial vehicle solution

2 years ago / 0 comments

The agreement will expand deployment of the firms’ Renault Kangoo hydrogen fuel cell hybrid vans in the UK and will provide fleets with a complete solution including preparation, insurance, site approvals, vehicle registration and … Read More »

Honda to debut production fuel cell vehicle at Tokyo

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Part of the carmaker’s ‘The Power of Dreams’ line-up at the show, the new model is provisionally called the FCV and is billed as the world’s first production model of a fuel-cell powered saloon … Read More »

Tesla reveals Model X

2 years ago / 0 comments

The new model follows in the footsteps of the prototype Model X unveiled in 2013 by offering ‘Falcon Wing’ doors that open upwards instead of outwards. The doors only require 30cm of space on … Read More »

OAL adds BMW i3s to fleet

2 years ago / 0 comments

The vehicles form part of the company’s energy efficiency scheme and join its existing fleet, which is said to put a focus on efficiency and safety. Harry Norman, CEO, said: “Company cars continue to be … Read More »