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Natalie Middleton

Tesla to introduce Supercharging credit scheme

3 years ago / 0 comments

Tesla is to implement a system of Supercharger credits, replacing the current free set-up.

Nissan looks for businesses to host Vehicle-to-Grid technology

3 years ago / 0 comments

Nissan is seeking companies running EVs to take part in Vehicle-to-Grid technology trials as it pushes ahead with installing the technology in its own facilities.

OLEV reveals details for EV workplace charging grants

3 years ago / 0 comments

The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) has published a document outlining details of the new grant schemes for installing EV charging points at workplaces.

Dates announced for Cenex-LCV2017

3 years ago / 0 comments

Cenex has announced dates for LCV2017, which will mark the 10th anniversary of the Low Carbon Vehicle event.

High Court rules UK government breached air quality laws

3 years ago / 0 comments

A High Court ruling has found that the Government broke the law by failing to tackle illegal levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) air pollution as quickly as possible‎.

NEVS partners with HPE on global EV production solution

3 years ago / 0 comments

IT giant Hewlett Packard Enterprise is to work with electric car maker National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) to accelerate global electric car production.

Clean Air Zone consultation sets out further incentives for ULEVs

3 years ago / 0 comments

Drivers could be given extra incentives to switch to for ultra-low emission vehicles, including being allowed to use bus lanes and given priority at traffic lights under a consultation on Clean Air Zones.

New Tritium Veefil fast charger targets fleets and workplaces

3 years ago / 0 comments

Australian EV charging specialist Tritium is to launch three new products this week, including a fast charger for fleets and workplaces.

MINI hints at “near-series” plug-in hybrid crossover

3 years ago / 0 comments

MINI’s first plug-in hybrid is said to be almost production-ready, and looks likely to launch as part of the Countryman line-up.

Funding support for hydrogen fuel call cars drives Toyota Mirai take-up

3 years ago / 0 comments

Public and private fleets including the Science Museum and Aberdeen City Councils are to implement Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell cars after winning funding from the Government.

Electric car sharing service goes live at Gatwick

3 years ago / 0 comments

Said to be the first of its kind for a UK airport, a new electric car sharing service is being rolled out at Gatwick Airport.

New project to seek standardised method to control the charging of EVs

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A new UK project is to examine standards for charging electric vehicles, readying the electrical grid for an increase in EV usage.

Solar hydrogen refuelling station opens in East London

3 years ago / 0 comments

Clean fuel company ITM Power has opened a new public hydrogen refuelling station in Rainham, East London.

Free Homecharge offer for Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV customers

3 years ago / 0 comments

Fleets as well as private customers are being offered a free Chargemaster Homecharge unit as well as POLAR Plus membership when they buy a new Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.

Renault-Nissan Alliance to provide fleet of 50 EVs for COP22

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The Renault-Nissan Alliance is to provide a fleet of 50 electric vehicles to the Conference of Parties COP22 in Marrakech.

Costain begins work on London Vehicle-to-Grid feasibility study

3 years ago / 0 comments

Construction and civil engineering firm Costain has launched a study looking at the feasibility of installing a vehicle-to-grid (V2G) scheme for a London Smart City development.

Source London to introduce charges as it gains 400 new charge points

3 years ago / 0 comments

The Source London charging network is to gain 400 new charge points on EV dedicated bays by the end of this year although charges will now be levied on use of the network.

New hydrogen filling station opens in Germany under Daimler JV

3 years ago / 0 comments

Daimler, Linde and OMV Deutschland have opened a new hydrogen filling station in Metzingen as part of an ongoing cooperation.

Midlothian Council and NHS Lothian add e-NV200 vans to fleets

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Midlothian Council in partnership with NHS Lothian have signed up to add three electric Nissan e-NV200 vans to their fleets. 

Volkswagen premieres e-Crafter

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Volkswagen has revealed its new e-Crafter electric vehicle, which will start deliveries from 2017.