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Natalie Middleton

WLTP Challenge 2019 to test fleet vehicles’ real-world fuel efficiency

5 hours ago / 0 comments

There’s less than a month to go until the Fleet World WLTP Challenge 2019 gets underway, putting some of the leading fleet vehicles and powertrains to the test to prove their official fuel figures are representative … Read More »

Amazon accelerates work to tackle climate change with order for 100k electric vans

6 hours ago / 0 comments

Amazon is accelerating its plans to reduce its eco impact with an order of 100,000 electric vans from American EV start-up Rivian.

NewMotion and ChargePoint simplify charge point access under new roaming deal

9 hours ago / 0 comments

A new roaming partnership between NewMotion and ChargePoint Inc will open up drivers’ charging access in the UK and throughout Europe.

Smart charging tech doubles EV charging points for Microsoft employees

1 day ago / 0 comments

A smart energy management solution installed by a trio of charging-related companies has more than doubled the charging points available at a Microsoft office in the Netherlands.

Nissan and EDF smart charging partnership to cut fleet EV costs

2 days ago / 0 comments

Nissan and EDF have signed a new EV partnership that will support fleets’ migration to electric mobility by reducing the total cost of ownership.

Fleets ready to cut emissions but concerned over business disruption

2 days ago / 0 comments

Nearly 88% of fleet industry experts believe that reducing emissions should be a priority but there are major concerns over business disruption, reflecting widespread confusion over emerging technology and future Government policy.

Go Ultra Low named as headline sponsor of Fleet Heroes Awards & Conference 2019

3 days ago / 0 comments

Go Ultra Low (GUL) has been announced as the headline sponsor for the 2019 Energy Saving Trust (EST) Fleet Heroes Awards & Conference, furthering both organisations’ work to champion ultra-low emission vehicle take-up.

Range revisions enhance Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV appeal

3 days ago / 0 comments

Mitsubishi has updated the Outlander PHEV with new trim levels and increased standard equipment.

Joju Solar integrates Alfen charge points into smart energy offering

3 days ago / 0 comments

Joju Solar has selected Alfen to supply smart electric vehicle chargers as part of its integrated smart energy offering.

Energy companies to help further Go Ultra Low work

4 days ago / 0 comments

The Go Ultra Low campaign has been relaunched to include energy companies as well as a number of additional EV manufacturers, helping to drive its work to promote electric car ownership.

NewMotion tie-up to simplify charging for Ford drivers

1 week ago / 0 comments

Shell’s NewMotion has signed a deal that will benefit Ford plug-in hybrid drivers through easy access to smart charging solutions.

Greater Manchester drivers offered chance to test EVs first hand

1 week ago / 0 comments

Drivers are being offered the chance to see the latest electric vehicles first hand – including free test drives – at a series of events in Greater Manchester.

Smarter methods of business travel come under focus by Energy Saving Trust

1 week ago / 0 comments

Fleets’ adoption of smarter ways of working is being highlighted by the Energy Saving Trust as part of the Fleet Heroes 2019 Awards.

Driivz to help CEZ Group charging network growth in Czech Republic

1 week ago / 0 comments

The CEZ Group is to expand its EV charging network in the Czech Republic with the help of EV charging software provider, Driivz.

Eco benefits are key motivator for drivers to go electric

1 week ago / 0 comments

Environmental benefits are the key factor for drivers to switch to electric vehicles, new research by Mitie finds.

Nobia makes switch to hybrids

1 week ago / 0 comments

Nobia, one of Europe’s leading kitchen specialists, is adding hybrid Toyota Corolla hatchbacks to its UK fleet as it looks to reduce its emissions and cut running costs.

EV charging network must increase 20-fold to meet CO2 targets, say carmakers

1 week ago / 0 comments

Europe’s electric charging network is failing to keep pace with the development needed to facilitate EV take-up by 2030 – putting compliance with “extremely ambitious” CO2 targets at risk.

Top 10 EV charging networks revealed in Zap-Map user research

1 week ago / 0 comments

Tesla, InstaVolt and Pod Point have come out top in user satisfaction ratings of the UK’s charging networks.

Cupra lays foundations for EV plans with Tavascan unveiling

1 week ago / 0 comments

SEAT performance spin-off Cupra has unveiled its Tavascan electric SUV coupé at Frankfurt as both brands continue to make moves into electric mobility.

Volvo extends plug-in hybrid line-up with £40k XC40

1 week ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s debut plug-in hybrid XC40 is now available to order, offering CO2 emissions from 38g/km with pricing starting from £40,905.