King’s College London introduces EVs to fleet

King's College London has introduced a fleet of electric vans and an electric car to support its campus operations. The vehicles, which have been supplied...

FOR EV charging hubs for Network Rail Scotland

FOR EV has completed the first of two major EV charging hub installations in a project that will support Network Rail Scotland in electrifying...

National Highways orders 51 Toyota bZ4X electric SUVs

National Highways, responsible for operating, maintaining and improving England’s motorways and major A-roads, has ordered 51 battery electric Toyota bZ4X SUVs as transport for...

Konect EV charging launched for fuel retail industry

Retail and commercial fuelling and convenience technology specialist Gilbarco Veeder-Root has launched Konect - an EV recharging system designed specifically for the fuel retail...

Volvo FM Electric for R Swain

R Swain and Sons has put a new Volvo FM Electric 4x2 tractor unit into service, working on its contract with CPI Books. The FM...

ChargeUK appoints Vicky Read as first Chief Executive Officer

ChargeUK, the voice of the UK’s EV charging infrastructure industry, has announced that Vicky Read has become the organisation’s first CEO. Read joins from Connected...

Ultra-rapid EV charging service for Loughton Sainsbury’s

Sainsbury’s has opened an ultra-rapid EV charging hub at its Loughton Superstore in Essex, part of the company’s nationwide Smart Charge service. All drivers –...

Galaxy takes two stellar Volvo FE Electric rigids

Insulation supplier Galaxy Insulation and Dry Lining has taken delivery of two Volvo FE Electric 6x2 rigids as part of the firm’s ongoing efforts...

Wrightbus secures German order for 46 hydrogen buses

Northern Ireland-based bus manufacturer Wrightbus has announced it is to build 46 hydrogen buses for the city of Cottbus in Germany. The Kite Hydroliner buses...

British Gas and Toyota launch Toyota HomeCharge

British Gas has expanded its partnership with Toyota to launch Toyota HomeCharge, the first domestic wallbox chargepoint designed exclusively for the vehicle manufacturer’s electric...

John Lewis joins electric vehicle JOLT trial

Electric heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) are to be trialled across the UK in a new programme to help freight operators decarbonise their fleet. The Joint...

Zest to provide Warwick University with 173 EV charging spaces

Charge point operator Zest has begun work on a project to provide 173 EV charging spaces, designed to serve staff, students and visitors, in...

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,...

EV chargers spread: Streatham install pushes Britain beyond 60k, 100k by next summer

Charging point mapping service ZapMap calculates that Britain now has surpassed 60,000 public EV chargers. Operated by char.gy, the 60,000th charging device was installed last...

Blink installs EV charging hub for Evri

Blink Charging UK has installed an EV charging hub at parcel delivery firm Evri’s sorting centre in Rugby. The charging hub in Warwickshire is a...

BP Pulse and Lincolnshire Co-op to increase EV charging

BP Pulse is working with Lincolnshire Co-op to increase EV charging infrastructure across Lincolnshire and nearby counties. The company has recently installed 32 new rapid...

“Where to, guv? 100% electric taxis by 2027? OK, Gett in…”

Challenger black cab accessor & corporate travel provider Gett has set a destination of all its private-hire rides in London being ‘zero-emission capable’ by...

Mitie acquires 5,000th EV

Mitie has taken delivery of its 5,000th EV, as it works towards creating a zero-emission fleet by the end of 2025. The vehicle, a Volkswagen...

Connected Kerb to introduce smart charging public network

Connected Kerb is introducing smart charging across its UK public network, following a successful government-backed trial last year. The charge point operator’s smart charging will...

Northgate launches EV micromobility programme

Northgate Vehicle Hire has launched a new micromobility programme, which offers a range of EVs, including electric utility vehicles and eCargo bikes. The new fleet...