Southampton City Council has delivered the first phase of a new city-wide charging network with the introduction of 30 new electric vehicle charging points.
Delivery firm UPS has deployed a new smart grid solution that will help it switch its delivery fleet over completely to electric trucks.
Order books are now open for Renault’s 2018 Zoe electric supermini, which brings a more powerful motor without any impact on range.
Major changes are needed to electric vehicle purchase incentives, charging infrastructure and UK manufacturing capabilities to ensure drivers adopt EVs and that the UK industry remains viable.
The current 2040 target to end the sale of conventional petrol and diesel cars must be brought forward to help deal with an “air quality catastrophe”.
Green delivery firm Gnewt Cargo has deployed smart chargers at two of its London depots, said to include the UK’s largest single-site charge point installation.
Bannatyne Health Clubs is rolling out rapid chargers across all its sites in the UK, as it looks to increase its member benefits.
The Metropolitan Police Service has deployed the first of a fleet of 11 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles, marking its first zero-emission response vehicles.
The Polestar 1 plug-in hybrid coupé is now available to pre-order in 18 countries.
Deposits are now being taken for Audi’s fully electric e-tron SUV ahead of its launch later this year.
US charging point manufacturer eMotorWerks has set up new European headquarters as it looks to drive take-up of vehicle-to-grid technology.
Nissan has unveiled an upgraded version of its IMx electric crossover concept, featuring a new look and Brain-to-Vehicle (B2V) technology.
Essex-based health and care organisation Provide is deploying an artificial intelligence-based journey prediction solution across its expanding Nissan Leaf EV fleet to eliminate range anxiety and enable greater fleet utilisation.
Charging solutions provider NewMotion has installed V2G-charge points in Amsterdam under a new pilot.
Camden, Hammersmith & Fulham and Hackney are to get £766k of funding to help drive EV take-up and tackle air pollution.
EV charging network Fastned is to install new-generation 350kW stations, providing ultra-fast charging for second-generation EVs.
Germany’s highest administrative court has ruled that cities can ban diesel cars to tackle air pollution in a move that could set a precedent worldwide.
EVolt has installed the first chargers along the M8, enabling drivers to recharge between Glasgow and Edinburgh.