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Natalie Middleton

DPD ramps up for national EV roll-out with smart charging network

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Parcel delivery giant DPD is building on plans for an all-electric fleet with the deployment of a smart charging network.

More sophisticated EV evaluation tools ‘sorely needed’, says FleetCheck

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Evaluation tools could become central to fleet EV adoption but more sophisticated technologies are desperately needed, according to FleetCheck.

Ireland looks to ban new ICE cars and vans by 2030

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Ireland has set out proposals to ban the sale of new diesel cars and vans by 2030; exceeding the current UK target.

BP trial proves accuracy of AI-based range prediction app

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A trial among BP employees has verified the accuracy of an AI-based range prediction app compared to official manufacturer systems, showing how it could help aid EV adoption.

New 2008 heralds Peugeot’s first-ever electric SUV

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Peugeot has revealed its new 2008, which will debut the e-2008 variant – following hot on the heels of the e-208 and marking its first-ever electric SUV.

Pod Point to offer free charging for tomorrow’s Clean Air Day

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Pod Point is once again switching on free charging across its EV charging network for Clean Air Day to help promote the benefits of electric vehicles.

Barnet Council promotes EV take-up with new charging points

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Barnet Council is rolling out electric vehicle charging points as it looks to enable plug-in vehicle take-up.

FCA to support plug-in plans with new eMobility solutions

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is to launch a range of charging solutions to support its forthcoming plug-in models under a new deal with Engie Group.

Government must ‘supercharge’ Road to Zero Strategy to meet net zero pledge

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Government plans for ‘net zero’ emissions by 2050 will be derailed unless action is taken on electric vehicles.

Booths rolls out electric car chargers

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Northern supermarket firm Booths is to install electric car chargers at all its stores, enabling drivers to charge while they shop.

Engie acquires UK’s ChargePoint Services

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French utility giant Engie has acquired ChargePoint Services for an undisclosed amount as it looks to expand in the EV charging sector.

ChargePoint launches new rapid charging sites in London

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ChargePoint is to open a series of new rapid charging locations in central London as it supports the newly announced EV Infrastructure Delivery Plan.

LEVC range-extender electric van to bring green ‘distribution to door’ solution

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LEVC has unveiled its new range-extender electric van as it outlines how the vehicle will enable clean, green urban deliveries.

Plans revealed for extensive rapid charging hub network in London

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The Mayor of London has set out plans to develop a network of rapid charging hubs across the city, paving the way for a “electric revolution in the capital’s transport”.

Hybrids most effective in immediate term for major CO2 reduction, says Emissions Analytics

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Governments and cities are being warned not to focus solely on the eco benefits of electric vehicles as latest research finds hybrids could provide the most effective means of reducing CO2 in the immediate … Read More »

Government urged to address grey fleet as it reinforces 2030 EV targets

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The Government is pushing ahead with plans for a completely electric government fleet by 2030, including asking individual departments for updates on progress, but has also been urged to look at its grey fleet … Read More »

Fastned opens 100th fast charging station in Europe

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EV fast charging network Fastned has opened its 100th and 101st fast charging stations in line with its aims for a European network of a thousand fast charging stations.

Major action on transport needed to back UK’s net zero goal

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Confirmation that the UK Government will legislate a 2050 net zero target for greenhouse gas emissions has been widely greeted by transport and environmental specialists but solid action must be taken on transport emissions.

Majority of van fleets to use EVs in 2019

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Nearly three out of four (71.4%) of van operators intend to deploy electric vehicles on their fleets this year, putting increased pressure on the Government to take action on charging and EV incentives.

EV trials require robust monitoring to make full business case

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Fleets trialling electric and hybrid vehicles must compile accurate and reliable data on their use to make a compelling case for further roll-out.