Europe’s most powerful electric vehicle charging hub heading to Oxford

Pivot Power, part of EDF Renewables, is developing Europe’s most powerful EV charging Superhub in Oxford. The site, at Redbridge Park & Ride, due to...

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...

LV Britannia Rescue launches EV breakdown service

LV Britannia Rescue (LV BR) has partnered with LAR Traffic Services to launch an electric breakdown service for its customers in Central London. As part...

Tevva unveils new all-electric 7.5-tonne truck

Tevva has unveiled its new 7.5-tonne electric lorry that is due to be mass produced in the UK. The company’s 11,000m2 manufacturing facility in the...

Modern Fleet Q&A: Allan O’Donnell, technical director, New Markets, Easee

In this month’s Q&A: Modern Fleet talks to Allan O’Donnell, technical director, New Markets, Easee about being a sparky and how the EV industry is...

Barnet to install 500 EV charge points by November 2022

Barnet Council is to spend £4.65m installing 500 electric vehicle charge points by November 2022 after securing government funding. The £3.5m grant from the On-Street...

Portable EV charger on course for deliveries in 2023

A new portable EV charger has now reached prototype stage and is on course to start deliveries to customers in early 2023. The Go charger,...

Q&A: Chris Pateman-Jones, CEO at Connected Kerb

This month Modern Fleet talks to CEO at Connected Kerb's CEO Chris Pateman-Jones about having the first and youngest woman in space to dinner,...

Visa partners with JustCharge to boost EV charging

Payments card operator Visa is with partnering with JustCharge, the community EV service which shares charging access on private driveways and other UK locations. Under...

LEVC supplies 60 electric vans to Pod Point

London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) is supplying 60 VN5 electric vans to EV charging infrastructure provider Pod Point. The VN5s will be used by Pod...

Mitie to install EV charge points for Environment Agency

Mitie has won a £4.5m contract to install and maintain EV charge points for the Environment Agency. The partnership will see Mitie establish an EV...

All new rapid EV chargers must have card payment functionality

All new rapid and super fast electric vehicle (EV) chargers installed from April 2020 must offer card payment functionality. While the mandate only applies to...

EV Taskforce: Create better flex incentives for electric vehicles

Stronger incentives and new markets will be required to unlock potentially gigawatts of electric vehicle flexibility, according to a government-appointed taskforce. The call was among...

First EVs arrive for Oxford ‘superhub’ smart grid project

Oxford City Council has taken delivery of the first of 33 electric vehicles that will form part of its major smart grid project. The 'suberhub'...

Free 2020 EV report: The road ahead

The Energyst has produced a new, free report on electric vehicles and infrastructure. The 2020 EV report: The road ahead features a survey of business...

2030 petrol and diesel ban: accelerating the transition to a low carbon transport future

Transport is one of the most significant contributors to the UK’s carbon emissions, accounting for almost a third of all greenhouse gas emissions. If...

Fiat Chrysler and Kaluza join forces to explore EV smart charging services

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Kaluza, an intelligent energy platform, have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at exploring how to deliver cheaper, simpler and...

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...