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Natalie Middleton

Chago smart chargepoints approved for Workplace Charging Scheme grants

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Ensto Chago smart electric vehicle chargepoints that can help balance local energy use are now approved under the Workplace Charging Scheme (WCS).

Number of charging points rises 11% in Germany

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The number of public charging points in Germany rose 11% in the last half of 2016.

Skoda previews electric crossover

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Skoda has provided an insight into its forthcoming electric vehicle plans unveiling a five-door crossover coupe concept named Vision E. 

Harrods deploys Nissan e-NV200 electric van for delivery fleet

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Harrods has deployed its first electric delivery van, a Nissan e-NV200.

Hermes to deploy 1,500 electric vans in Germany

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Hermes is to add electric vans to its German fleet from early 2018 under a pilot project to test their viability for ‘last-mile’ journeys.

EU member states urged to step up EV infrastructure plans

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A joined-up and accessible network of charging stations is essential if Europeans are to benefit from the huge strides in e-mobility technologies.

REA creates dedicated head of electric vehicles role

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The Renewable Energy Association has appointed Matthew Trevaskis to the newly created role of head of electric vehicles.

Workplace charge points key to employee EV adoption

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Fleets can help drive employee take-up of electric vehicles by installing charge points at work.

Government to invest £23m to hydrogen infrastructure

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The Government has announced a £23m fund to build more hydrogen refuelling stations and accelerate the take-up of hydrogen vehicles.

New E-Berlingo Multispace to bring 106-mile range

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Citroën is to launch an electric version of its Berlingo Multispace MPV from this autumn.

Switch to EVs cuts fuel costs by $15m for PG&E

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California’s PG&E utility has reported major cost and CO2 savings following the launch of alternative fuel technologies across its fleet.

Electric car sharing service launches in Japan

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A round-trip car sharing service using ultra-compact electric vehicles has launched in Japan.

New EV-Box home charger designed for next generation of EVs

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EV-Box has launched a new electric vehicle charger that features upgradable power capacity technology to cater for the next generation of EVs.

Isles of Scilly project to explore using EV batteries to support energy system

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A £10.8m project is to be carried out on the Isles of Scilly to provide a global model on how electric vehicles and home batteries can be used in smart energy systems.

New charging station provides mobile advertising space to offset running costs

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A new charging station that combines fast charging points with mobile advertising to help businesses offset infrastructure costs has launched in the UK.

Elmtronics opens London office

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Independent EV charging supplier and installer Elmtronics has opened a new London office to increase access to its services for customers in the South.

Engie to acquire EV-Box to offer global EV charging and energy services

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French utility Engie is to acquire Netherlands-based charging specialist EV-Box for an undisclosed amount.

Naval base replaces nearly half of transport fleet with electric vans

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Portsmouth Naval Base is taking delivery of a fleet of new vans, of which nearly half will comprise electric vehicles.

Nissan Leaf Black Edition priced from £26,890

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Nissan has launched a limited-edition version of its Leaf EV, bringing exclusive styling features.

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.