Government reveals plans to decarbonise transport by 2050

The Government has unveiled its Transport Decarbonisation Plan, including an intention to phase out the sale of new diesel and petrol heavy goods vehicles...

EDF salary sacrifice scheme encourages staff to switch to EVs

EDF has taken delivery of the 500th EV on its salary sacrifice scheme exactly a year after the programme began. Jas Sangha assistant shift manager...

Vauxhall range to be to EV-only from 2028

Vauxhall has announced it will focus entirely on full battery electric vehicles from 2028. With the introduction of the all-electric Combo-e and Movano-e LCVs, Vauxhall...

Sureserve adds 30 Citroën ë-Dispatch electric vans to fleet

UK-based compliance and energy services provider Sureserve Group has added 30, 100% electric Citroën ë-Dispatch vans to its LCV fleet.  Sureserve Group placed orders for...

Thermal Management Solutions Group appoints industry expert to strengthen focus on electrification

Thermal Management Solutions Group has appointed Lawrence Davies MBE as a Non-Executive Director to spearhead its transition to a supplier focused on EVs. Davies brings...

Stellantis to invest £100m to build EVs at Ellesmere Port

Stellantis has announced it is investing £100million in Vauxhall’s Ellesmere Port manufacturing plant to transform the site for EV manufacturing. Ellesmere Port, which has been...

Saietta Group raising £37.5 million to accelerate growth

UK electric motor specialist Saietta Group has announced its listing on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM market, that is expected to raise gross proceeds...

Q&A:  Dee Humphries, interim managing director at ENGIE EV Solutions

In this month's Q&A: Modern Fleet talks to Dee Humphries, interim managing director at ENGIE EV Solutions about having Terry Pratchett, James Hetfield and Ada...

Char.gy signs up to become new Zap-Pay partner

Zap-Map, EV mapping service, has announced that Char.gy is the latest charge point operator to join Zap-Pay. The two companies, having recently signed the agreement,...

Nissan to build new battery gigafactory in Sunderland

Nissan has announced plans for a new battery gigafactory that will enable its operation in Sunderland to greatly increase production of EVs. The £1bn battery...

Volta Trucks reveals its first running Zero EV prototype chassis

Volta Trucks has revealed the first running prototype chassis of its Zero - the world’s first purpose-built full-electric 16-tonne commercial vehicle designed specifically for...

Fiat Professional launches EV van fleet tool

Fiat Professional has launched a tool that allows businesses to compare the performance and running costs of their current fleet of ICE commercial vehicles...

CrowdFlex pilot to assess flex upside across 25,000 homes.  Meanwhile, Pure Planet goes Tribe-all

Britain’s biggest ever study of managing home power flexibility debuts next month, instigated by leading energy super-brands. Covering upwards of 25,000 homes, the CrowdFlex experiment...

Vauxhall supports all-electric paramotor world record attempt

Vauxhall is providing four specially liveried EVs in support of the ‘Round Britain Climate Challenge’, a Guinness World Records attempt to fly around Britain...

Electrogenic electrifies the Jaguar E-type

Classic car electrification company Electrogenic has electrified the Jaguar E-type, offering a choice of three zero-emission powertrains to provide different driving experiences and levels...

Skoda EV turns blue-light fleets green

Emergency services will soon be powered by battery electric technology as Skoda adds the brand’s first all-electric SUV – the Enyaq iV – to...

EAV delivers electric vehicles to famous Oxford Covered Market

Electric Assisted Vehicles, the Oxfordshire-based, micro-mobility manufacturer, has delivered two new EAV2Cubed vehicles to the famous Oxford Covered Market. Named Aria and Atlas by Oxford...

The Energyst – Latest issue out now

The latest edition of The Energyst is now ready to read today online or via the new Energyst App. The Energyst is now published monthly,...

New EV charge points available in Carlisle

Eleven new EV charge points are now available in Carlisle, the result of a partnership between the city council and local community benefit society...

Volvo and Northvolt to partner on new battery gigafactory

Volvo Car Group is to establish a partnership with Swedish battery company Northvolt to develop and produce batteries to power the next generation of...