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Jaguar I-Pace completes final testing ahead of 2018 reveal

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Jaguar‘s electric SUV – I-Pace – has entered final testing in Las Vegas, ahead of its global reveal in early 2018.

Jeep confirms plug-in hybrid power for new Wrangler

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Jeep‘s new Wrangler will include plug-in hybrid power, the American company has confirmed.

Toyota plant to produce electricity and hydrogen from renewables

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Toyota is to build a power plant capable of producing water, electricity and hydrogen using bio-waste as a fuel.

More electric range for BMW i8 Coupé and Roadster introduced

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BMW has revealed the production version of the new i8 Roadster and new Coupé at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

First charge points installed under Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure

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The first few electric charge points have been installed under the Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure programme.

Electric vehicle adoption has reached a turning point, says Jato Dynamics

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This year has represented a turning point for electric vehicle adoption, with sales in key regions increasing significantly, Jato Dynamics says.

Swedish company hopes 3 minute battery swap could replace rapid charging

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A new battery-swap system has been revealed by Swedish start-up Powerswap AB, that looks to revolutionise electric vehicles and replace rapid charging.

Samsung’s next-gen EV battery can recharge in 12 minutes

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A team of researchers have developed a new battery technology capable of providing a 45% increase in capacity and up to five times faster charging speeds than lithium-ion, which Samsung suggest would be beneficial … Read More »

Askul announces total switch to EVs and renewable energy by 2030

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Askul Corporation becomes first company to simultaneously join The Climate Group’s global electric campaigns: making the switch to 100% renewable power and transport by 2030.

Renewable energy concerns over Budget 2017 proposals

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No new funds were announced by the Chancellor in the Budget 2017 for the “Levy Control Framework”, which funds renewable electricity projects.

Budget 2017: ULEV Taxis to be removed from supercar tax category

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Zero-emission capable taxis will be exempt from the VED tax supplement that applies to cars over £40,000, the government announced in the Budget 2017.

2017 Budget bolsters support for ULEVs

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The Government has confirmed multi-million pound investment in ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) during the 2017 Budget, supporting wider uptake and expanding charging infrastructure.

Alternative Fuel Vehicles buck UK True Fleet decline

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Alternative fuel vehicles increasingly buck the trend of aslumped UK True Fleet market, according to latest DataForce figures.

Used EV and hybrids double at auction halls in past year

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The number of used hybrid and electric vehicles going through auction halls has doubled in just over a year, according to the first Aston Barclay Used Market Insights report.

Mercedes-Benz Vans to electrify all commercial model ranges

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Mercedes-Benz Vans has confirmed plans to offer all its commercial van model lines with electric drive, starting with the Electric Mercedes-Benz eVito van now available to order.

EV charge points prove popular at Warner Leisure Hotels

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Electric vehicle charge points at Warner Leisure Hotels are proving to be a welcome addition to the hotel chain’s services, the company said.

UK off-grid EV rapid charging mega sites soon to appear

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The first four sites have been secured by eVcentres, who plan to develop solar-powered, fully off-grid electric vehicle charging centres in the UK with up to 20 rapid charge points.

Cenex launch workshops to develop National Chargepoint Register

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Cenex, on behalf of the Office for Low Emission Vehicles, will host the ‘Shaping the future of the National Chargepoint Registry’ workshop on Monday, 11 December 2017, in The Advanced Propulsion Centre offices at … Read More »

Energi Mine developing cryptocurrency payments for EV charge points

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Electric truck company Electra Commercial Vehicles has appointed a Manchester-based firm, Energi Mine, to develop payment system for its fleet of electric trucks.

Global petrol demand could peak before 2030

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Oil analysts have predicted peak demand for petrol could occur as soon as 2030, according to a report by Wood Mackenzie.