Tesla heads EV networks in Zap-Map survey

Zap-Map has revealed its annual EV charging network satisfaction table, with Tesla’s Supercharger network ranked the UK’s favourite provider. In the firm’s annual survey, a...

Jaguar range to be all-electric by 2025

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) said its Jaguar brand will be all-electric by 2025 as it looks to become a net zero carbon business by...

Tidal powered cars – EVs charged by tidal power in Shetland

Nova Innovation has installed an EV charge point in Shetland which powers vehicles solely by the tide using turbines beneath the water. The marine energy...

InstaVolt partners with EV subscription service Onto

Electric car subscription service, Onto is to offer all its customers free charging across the whole of the InstaVolt public charging network. The partnership with...

SES Water starts electric van trial with eye on vehicle-to-grid

SES Water has decarbonised its power consumption, the next challenge is its transport emissions. The firm is trialling 10 electric vans with a view...

Brighton & Hove to install 200 lamppost EV chargers

Brighton & Hove City Council will start installing around 200 lamppost electric vehicle chargers in January. Via Electric Blue, the council will earn 1p/kWh and...

Good Energy strikes big Ørsted deal as B2B and EVs power growth

Good Energy made further inroads into business energy supply in 2019, with B2B accounts outnumbering domestic customers for the first time. Posting full year results,...

McDonald’s to install rapid chargers at drive-thrus across UK

McDonald's has inked a partnership with InstaVolt to install rapid chargers at its drive thru restaurants. The companies did not release details on numbers or...
Scania's new electric truck

Scania launches 300kWh battery-powered lorry, claims 150 miles on one charge

Scania has launched its first fully electric lorry. It claims the most powerful version, powered by nine batteries with a capacity of 300kWh, can...

Competition authority to look at electric vehicle charging sector

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has begun a market study into EV charging to ensure the sector works well for people now and...

EV battery that can charge in five minutes unveiled

StoreDot says its new battery that can be charged in five minutes will help overcome range and charging anxiety for drivers and help accelerate...

Polestar appoints Gurney to key UK role

EV maker Polestar has appointed experienced fleet and used vehicle director Martin Gurney to head up its European fleet and business section, specifically looking...

Allstar adds Plug-N-Go to EV charging network

Fuel management company Allstar Business Solutions has added EV fast charging point providers Plug-N-Go to its network. By including Plug-N-Go’s 18 sites in its multi-branded...

Large firms commit to massive EV push: Free report

Some 31 corporates including BT, EDF, Eon, Ikea, Unilever and Vattenfall, have pledged to convert their fleets to electric vehicles by 2030. The firms are...

UK Power Networks launches time of use smart EV charging trial

UK Power Networks has launched a smart charging trial that will incentivise electric car drivers to charge at times that best suit the local...

Five electric vehicles take Islington town hall off grid

Islington Council can now run its town hall entirely off grid at peak times, using five Nissan ENV200 electric vans to provide power. Under a...

Pod Point picks up shortfall on workplace electric vehicle charging grants

EDF-owned charging provider Pod Point is offering temporarily to make up subsidy cuts for workplace electric vehicle charging stations. OLEV last month trimmed grants under...

The John Lewis Partnership on network upgrades, electric vans, and why hydrogen may not...

The John Lewis Partnership is making major investments to eliminate fleet fossil fuels. The Energyst spoke to general manager of fleet, Justin Laney, about...

More charge point firms for Electric Juice Network

Octopus Energy has announced that another four electric vehicle (EV) charging firms have become part of its Electric Juice Network. Franklin Energy Life, Hubsta, Alfa...

FCA offers customers NewMotion EV charging

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has signed a partnership agreement with NewMotion to support fleet customers around Europe switch to EVs with workplace, home and...