Over half of UK dealers (53%) plan to stock alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) on their forecourts in the next five years, according to research from Close Brothers Motor Finance’s Dealer Satisfaction Survey.
Aceleron, the UK developer of reusable battery solutions, is working with Eco Charger, an electric all terrain vehicle provider, to repurpose 90% of batteries for resuse through a buy-back scheme.
Nottingham is offering trials of electric vehicles for 30 days as part of a try before you buy scheme being operated by EV leasing company DriveElectric.
Drivers are deterred from switching to electric vehicles because they do not have access to chargers at home, according to a new report.
Manchester City Council has said it will halve its greenhouse gas emissions within five years and be carbon neutral by 2038 with the help of switching its fleet to electric vehicles.
UPS will start testing the autonomous functionality of Gaussin electric vehicle trailers at its London advanced technology depot later this year.
Bath and North East Somerset Council has cut 11.7 tonnes of CO2 emissions in two and a half years as a result of its electric vehicle car sharing initiative.
The Government has pledged £500 million over the next five years to support the rollout of a fast charging network for plug-in vehicles.
Centrica has signed a deal with Volkswagen to install home charging stations through its British Gas brand for all Volkswagen Group brand customers in the UK.
Consumers likely to charge electric vehicles (EVs) during early evening peak unless managed, TRL trial finds.
Sixty-nine per cent of UK consumers considering buying an electric/hybrid vehicle.
Incoming EU transport commissioner and Romanian MEP Adina-Ioana Vălean did not mention EV infrastructure as part of her opening statement in European Parliament.
Highways England still has the majority of its £100 million budget left to spend on improving air quality as part of a five year project that ends in 2021.
Geneva is introducing an environmental zone from January 15 next year to tackle air pollution.
UK100, a network of local government leaders, has co-hosted the International Clean Air Summit to get commitments to a Clean Air Declaration.
Transport & Environment urges regulation is needed to ensure autonomous vehicles are good for society and the environment.
More than half of drivers have a favourable view of EVs, but 64% said insufficient charging infrastructure is preventing them from making the change
A consortium of businesses have come together to use Virgin Media’s existing telecoms infrastructure to boost on-street electric vehicle charging in the UK.
Manufacturers are struggling to match the supply of BEVs with demand often citing battery shortages as the reason.