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Natalie Middleton

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

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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

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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. The new vehicles will join the Clarity … Read More »

Spring Budget includes funding for EV battery development

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The chancellor has announced funding for “disruptive technologies” including development of electric vehicle batteries in the Spring Budget. 

Geneva Motor Show: Two-thirds of Honda’s European line-up to have electrified powertrains by 2025

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Honda has outlined its ‘Electric Vision’ for Europe, with the aim of having electrified powertrains in two-thirds of European cars sold by 2025.

Geneva Motor Show: Technical details revealed for Lexus LS 500h

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Lexus has debuted the LS 500h hybrid version of its flagship model at the Geneva Motor Show.

Geneva Motor Show: Hyundai unveils 26g/km Ioniq Plug-in

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Hyundai has debuted its Ioniq Plug-in at the Geneva Motor Show, joining the hybrid and electric versions already on sale.

Geneva Motor Show: Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept has near 500-mile range

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Hyundai has previewed its plans for a hydrogen SUV with a new concept at Geneva.

Canadian government invests $7m in electric vehicles

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Quebec company AddEnergie is to receive up to $7m to develop advanced electric-vehicle charging stations across Canada.

Cenex joins Net-Form vehicle-to-grid pilot 

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Cenex is joining the research team to a new project to power the grid through a smart electric vehicle car park.

A range of incentives

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Wilson James has reported wide-ranging benefits after replacing nine diesel fleet cars with Nissan LEAF electric cars. Natalie Middleton looks at its experiences.

MINI’s first plug-in hybrid priced from £31,585

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Order books have opened for Mini’s first plug-in hybrid, which launches on 24 June.

College expands electric vehicle fleet with e-NV200 vans

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Edinburgh College has deployed two new Nissan e-NV200 electric vans for use by its facilities staff.

New refuelling station opens as Aberdeen drives FCEV uptake

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The city of Aberdeen has opened its second hydrogen refuelling station as local fleets take delivery of Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell saloons.

EV-Box expands UK operations

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EV-Box has made a new appointment to its UK team and moved offices to Manchester.

85% of motorists would seriously consider an EV

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Government measures to improve electric vehicle infrastructure are having the desired effect of driving EV interest, latest research finds.

Citroën adds L2 model to Berlingo electric van range

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Citroën has extended its electric LCV range with the addition of a new Berlingo Electric L2 550 LX van.

Air Quality Grant scheme puts focus on ULEVs

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Defra has awarded funding to local authority schemes that will help improve air quality including through driving uptake of ULEVs.