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Natalie Middleton

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

2 months ago / 0 comments

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

2 months ago / 0 comments

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

2 months ago / 0 comments

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

2 months 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

2 months 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

2 months 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

2 months 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

2 months 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

2 months ago / 1 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

2 months 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

2 months 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

2 months 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

2 months ago / 0 comments

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

Bookings open for Airbnb-style charging service

2 months 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.

Mitsubishi dealers to get enhanced EV and PHEV technical training

3 months ago / 0 comments

Mitsubishi Motors is put all technicians in its dealer network through Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) qualifications in electric and hybrid vehicles.

Alphabet returns to Chargemaster

3 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet GB Limited has returned to using Chargemaster as its official electric vehicle charging partner in the UK, following a formal tender.

Prius values gain more than 4% in 2017

3 months ago / 0 comments

Latest data from the Glass’s Editorial indicates that Toyota Prius values have risen since the start of the year.

Car dealers ‘hungry’ for EV knowledge

3 months ago / 1 comments

Growing demand for electric vehicle knowledge amongst car dealers has led to the introduction of new training sessions on the south coast.

£18m scheme to deploy 300 rapid charge points in London

3 months ago / 0 comments

Transport for London (TfL) has taken the first steps in a new scheme that will see 300 rapid charge points deployed in the capital by 2020.