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Natalie Middleton

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

4 months ago / 0 comments

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

4 months ago / 0 comments

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

4 months ago / 0 comments

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

Government to invest £23m to hydrogen infrastructure

4 months ago / 0 comments

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

4 months ago / 0 comments

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

Isles of Scilly project to explore using EV batteries to support energy system

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A £10.8m project is to be carried out on the Isles of Scilly to provide a global model on how electric vehicles and home batteries can be used in smart energy systems.

New charging station provides mobile advertising space to offset running costs

4 months ago / 0 comments

A new charging station that combines fast charging points with mobile advertising to help businesses offset infrastructure costs has launched in the UK.

Elmtronics opens London office

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Independent EV charging supplier and installer Elmtronics has opened a new London office to increase access to its services for customers in the South.

Engie to acquire EV-Box to offer global EV charging and energy services

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French utility Engie is to acquire Netherlands-based charging specialist EV-Box for an undisclosed amount.

Naval base replaces nearly half of transport fleet with electric vans

4 months ago / 0 comments

Portsmouth Naval Base is taking delivery of a fleet of new vans, of which nearly half will comprise electric vehicles.

Nissan Leaf Black Edition priced from £26,890

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Nissan has launched a limited-edition version of its Leaf EV, bringing exclusive styling features.

Devon council to install pay-as-you-go rapid chargers

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Mid Devon District Council is to install rapid electric vehicle charging points across the region under an agreement with InstaVolt.

UK’s first domestic vehicle-to-grid unit installed

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A new vehicle-to-grid unit has been installed at a home in Loughborough as part of a £1.8m project on the domestic use of V2G power systems.

New Grosvenor Leasing initiative to help fleets adopt ULEVs

5 months ago / 0 comments

Grosvenor Leasing has launched a new service to advise, help and support companies through the transition of becoming a zero or low emission fleet.

Adrian Keen appointed InstaVolt CFO

5 months ago / 0 comments

Electric vehicle charging specialist InstaVolt has appointed Adrian Keen as CFO.

Honda Clarity Electric and Plug-In Hybrid to make global debut at New York Auto Show

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Honda has published a teaser sketch of its Clarity Electric and Plug-in Hybrid models prior to their debut in April at the New York International Auto Show. Only abstract sketches of the models have ... Read More »