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Natalie Middleton

Tesco free EV charging network hits 500,000th charge milestone

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Tesco’s free EV charging network has reached the landmark of 500,000 charges – providing more than 10 million miles of complimentary EV motoring.

Record growth for InstaVolt rapid charger network

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InstaVolt has reported a record number of rapid charger activations for March, supporting its charging network expansion plans.

Citroën EVs and PHEVs to get free eight-year/100k-mile assistance cover

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Citroën UK is providing free eight-year/100,000-mile roadside assistance cover for all its new battery and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.

New Škoda Octavia SportLine available as PHEV

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Škoda’s popular SportLine trim level is being rolled out across the Mk4 Octavia range, bringing vRS-inspired styling upgrades and the option of Dynamic Chassis Control (DCC).

Lexus UX 300e electric compact SUV now available for test drives

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The Lexus UX 300e electric compact SUV is to become available to test-drive for the first time when showrooms reopen next week.

Hyundai slashes Ioniq and Kona Electric prices to grant-friendly levels

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Hyundai has reduced prices of its Kona Electric and Ioniq Electric across the range to ensure they remain eligible for the current Plug-in Car Grant.

Octopus expands Electric Juice Network with thousands of NewMotion charge points

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Octopus Energy has added the NewMotion charging network to its roaming Electric Juice Network (EJN), bringing access to thousands of public charge points.

Kerbside charging becoming biggest barrier to EV adoption, says AFP

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The lack of kerbside charging infrastructure is emerging as the biggest barrier to adoption of electric vehicles by businesses.

Electric Volkswagen ID.4 Pro Performance models open for orders

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Volkswagen has opened orders for the series versions of its ID.4 electric SUV.

Prices, CO2 and specs revealed for new DS 9 plug-in hybrid

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DS has revealed details for its new executive saloon, which brings the fight to the BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Allstar expands charging network with Plug-N-Go sites

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Allstar is expanding its multi-branded Allstar One Electric network under a partnership with Plug-N-Go.

Polestar targets climate-neutral car by 2030 to eschew ‘cop-out’ offsetting

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Polestar is targeting to create a climate-neutral car by 2030 under its Polestar 0 project, eliminating emissions rather than offsetting them.

Zero-emission Jaguar I-Pace converted to rapid response vehicle

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Jaguar’s zero-emission Jaguar I-Pace has been converted into a rapid response vehicle by VCS.

Octopus Electric Vehicles sets up new leasing firm for electric car salary sacrifice

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Octopus Electric Vehicles has launched a new leasing company focused on salary sacrifice schemes for electric cars, helping to drive the switch to cleaner transport.

Electric van maker Arrival plans for expansion on back of IPO

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Electric van start-up Arrival has completed one of the largest-ever UK tech flotations, becoming a Nasdaq-listed public company.

Nissan cuts Leaf prices to ensure all models are grant-eligible

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Nissan has lowered prices for both the 40kWh and 62kWh versions of its Leaf electric vehicle, ensuring all models are eligible for the Plug-in Car Grant (PiCG).

FleetCor to provide complete EV charging payment solution for fleets under Mina tie-up

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FleetCor UK has made a minority investment in startup firm Mina, which provides a cloud-based digital software platform to simplify EV charging payments for fleets.

Latest plug-in models help drive new car sales recovery

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UK new car registrations rose 11.5% in March, driven by growth in the fleet sector and by record plug-in vehicle demand.

Renault appoints MD for charging solutions business

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Mark Dickens, former head of fleet at Groupe Renault UK, has become head of the carmaker’s EV charging solutions offshoot.

Ekoenergetyka continues expansion with GreenInfra deal

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Polish EV charging stations manufacturer Ekoenergetyka has signed a distribution deal with GreenInfra.