Chargepoint in the US has developed a new Express Plus Electric Vehicle Charging Platform that charges up to eight times faster than today’s mainstream fast chargers.
Providing a rival to models including the BMX X6 and Range Rover, Audi’s flagship Q8 SUV has been revealed in near-production concept form at Detroit.
Firms including global package delivery company UPS and Gnewt Cargo have won a share of £20m Government funding to reduce fleet emissions.
The UK’s charging infrastructure must be overhauled if fleet take-up of EVs and plug-in hybrids is to achieve expectations.
Tesla has put back planned price increases on its models sold in the UK until 15 January as it responds to claimed strong demand.
Overpriced EV charging will be tackled under new rules being planned by government ministers for introduction this year.
Green Energy UK is introducing a Time of Day tariff for residential electricity customers to give EV drivers more control over their electricity bills.
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BMW has announced UK pricing and performance details for its 5 Series plug-in hybrid, which is available to order from mid-January.
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has approved plans by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) for its electric vehicle infrastructure and education pilot programme.
Tesla is introducing a fleet-wide idle fee at its Supercharger network to increase Supercharger availability.
A new Challenge Fund that could see more ultra-low emission vehicles on Scottish roads is open to bidders.
Kia’s Niro crossover has won the Guinness World Record in the US for the lowest fuel consumption in a hybrid driving from coast to coast.
Opel has said that sales of its new Ampera-e will kick off in Norway – the most mature electric vehicle market in Europe – first with Germany, Netherlands, France and Switzerland next in line.
The Volkswagen Group has become the seventh shareholder in the Hubject digital EV charging platform.
Hybrid electric vehicles could soon overtake diesels when it comes to motorway/highway fuel economy as well as for urban mpg.
Avon and Somerset Constabulary has switched to running two electric vehicles.
Renault is to present a new Kangoo Z.E. with 50% more range at the 2017 European Motor Show in January, following the addition of a new motor and battery package.
A new technology breakthrough could enable electric vehicles to be recharged in the same time it takes to refuel a regular car while providing longer ranges.