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Natalie Middleton

SEAT to develop VW platform for affordable EVs

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SEAT is to take the lead on developing a new platform for small, affordable EVs for the Volkswagen Group as part of a new electric cars strategy.

Morrisons deploys rapid charging facilities nationwide

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Morrisons is tying up with the GeniePoint charging network to deploy rapid electric vehicle charging across its sites, nationwide.

Wilson James deploys first electric vehicle on LCCC fleet

5 months ago / 0 comments

Construction logistics specialist Wilson James has added the first fully electric vehicle to its London fleet, operating out of the London Construction Consolidation Centre (LCCC).

Anglian Water spurs carbon-neutral plans with new electric vans

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Anglian Water has deployed 10 electric vans on its fleet to help push ahead with its plans to be carbon neutral by 2050.

Renault Business helps fleets with shift to EVs

5 months ago / 0 comments

Renault is providing advice on the advantages of making the shift to EVs and the specific benefits it can bring for fleets in the latest issue of the Renault Business digital magazine.

Prices announced for Hyundai Nexo hydrogen SUV

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Order books are now open for Hyundai’s Nexo hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle, which is priced at £65,995 (incl the Government’s Plug-in Car Grant).

Scottish Government grant to provide housing associations with EV car club schemes

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Eight housing associations in Scotland are being provided with access to electric car clubs under a £510,000 investment from the Scottish Government.

Public rapid charging hub gets off to flying start in Milton Keynes

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A new public rapid charging hub said to the largest in the UK has been officially opened in Milton Keynes.

Tesla Model Y compact SUV to bring 300-mile range

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Tesla has revealed its Model Y compact SUV, which launches from 2020 to bring seven-seat versatility and up to 300 miles for its official range.

Goupil enhances electric vehicle efficiency with Geotab tracking

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Goupil Industrie, a French manufacturer of industrial electric vehicles, is deploying Geotab’s telematics platform to help its customers enhance their fleet efficiency and management.

Arval to showcase hydrogen benefits for fleets

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Arval is to run a series of roadshows that will raise awareness of hydrogen cars, including to fleets.

Europcar adds Citroën Berlingo Electric vans to fleet

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Europcar has deployed 100 new Citroën Berlingo vans, including several Berlingo Electric models, to its nationwide hire fleet as it reports growing interest in zero-emission vehicles.

Alfen launches smart home EV charge point

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Dutch energy solutions company Alfen has launched a fast, smart EV charge point offering interoperability, energy and grid optimisation features for the domestic market.

Volkswagen Group accelerates electric car offensive

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The Volkswagen Group has ramped up its plans for electric cars with a new strategy to launch almost 70 new models in the next 10 years – up from the 50 previously planned.

Faurecia and Michelin to develop hydrogen fuel cell systems for cars and trucks

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Michelin and automotive technology firm Faurecia are creating a joint venture to develop, produce and market hydrogen fuel cell systems for light vehicles, utility vehicles, trucks and other applications.

Innovation programme calls for solutions to drive EV adoption

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Four North East businesses are being given the chance of winning a £20,000 grant to help develop ways to increase the uptake of electric vehicles.

Highways England drives EV ambitions with major new chargepoint contract

6 months ago / 0 comments

Highways England has signed a £2.8m charging point contract that will see more than 50 electric vehicle charging points being installed across the country within the next nine months.

GeniePoint charging network rolls out in Home Counties

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New PAYG rapid chargers are being deployed across the Home Counties as part of ongoing UK expansion of the GeniePoint network.

Legal & General buys stake in Pod Point

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Legal & General has bought a c.13% stake in EV charging specialist Pod Point in line with its focus on sustainability.

Škoda Vision iV concept shows plans for electric crossover

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Škoda has unveiled its Vision iV concept at Geneva, providing a clear preview of the brand’s forthcoming electric crossover.