The Department for Transport is ploughing a further £2.5m into funding for chargepoints on residential streets.
Jaguar has launched a new online calculator to help potential I-PACE buyers maximise the range of the all-electric SUV.
Car and van drivers are ready to make the switch to hybrid and electric vehicles but ongoing concerns over operation and lack of awareness of the benefits of such vehicles are hampering take-up.
Fleet operators, suppliers and even UK cities/regions are being invited to enter the 2019 Fleet Heroes Awards, which will take place this autumn alongside the Fleet Heroes Conference to spotlight green fleet innovations.
Ford is partnering with British Gas parent Centrica to offer cheaper EV charging in the UK and Ireland as it ramps up its electrified vehicle plans in Europe.
East Lothian Council is deploying six charging hubs in the county’s largest towns in partnership with Swarco eVolt.
The manufacturer-backed Ionity network has launched its second fast charging station in the UK as it looks to swiftly expand its network.
Royal Mail has added a further 190 electric vans to its existing 100-strong EV fleet.
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has committed to switching its global 16,000-strong vehicle fleet to electric by 2030.
Last week’s announcement by HM Treasury of a 0% Benefit-in-Kind rate for fully electric cars in 2020/21 has seen interest in such cars soaring, according to Fleet Evolution.
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Ford and Volkswagen are to invest billions in advancing electric and self-driving car developments under an enhanced global collaboration.
Engenie is to install more than 2,000 rapid charging points across the UK – effectively doubling the UK’s rapid charging network and bringing capability to charge five million EVs a year.
A new UK battery manufacturing facility has opened, marking one of the first of its type in Europe, helping secure jobs for the North East.
Rolec EV has reached the landmark achievement of manufacturing and supplying over 1,000 electric vehicle charging points for Kia Motors UK’s head office, dealership network and domestic EV customers.
Mini’s first mass market electric car has been revealed as the brand looks to target buyers with a “widely affordable” EV.
A 12-month trial of Ford vans has shown how plug-in hybrids could achieve around 75% of urban mileage on full electric power, bringing air quality benefits.
New technologies that will transform electric vehicle charging – including wireless systems – are to be developed in the UK with the help of government funding.
Lex Autolease has signed up DriveElectric to provide specialist advice on ultra-low emission vehicles to Lloyds Bank business customers looking to make the switch.
A new Charging Electric Vehicles guide is now available to download free from the Energy Saving Trust, providing information and advice for drivers on where and how to charge electric vehicles.