BP Pulse acquires Ashford International Truckstop

BP Pulse has acquired the freehold of Ashford International Truckstop in Kent as part of its strategic drive to create a Europe-wide network of...

Which three factors determine the EV partner that UK businesses choose?

Price, value and quality are the three most important factors when UK businesses are considering an electrification partner, according to the latest research from...

New Volvo FM electric trucks at Lenham Storage

Lenham Storage has put its first zero-tailpipe emission trucks into operation, having taken delivery of two new Volvo FM Electric 4x2 tractor units.  Supplied by...

Stagecoach in Oxford receives first of 55 new electric buses

Stagecoach has received the first vehicle in a delivery of 55 next-generation battery-electric double-decker Alexander Dennis buses for its operations in Oxford. The zero-emission Enviro400EVs,...

Modern Fleet interview – Raam Shankar Founder & CEO, Equitus Design Engineering and Innovations

Favourite holiday destination? Every place I’ve been to has given me fond memories. It’s a difficult one, but I think it will have to...

Quest switches to hybrid electric power with Toyota Corolla Commercial

Drainage, waste and utility specialist, Quest Waste Management has chosen the Toyota Corolla Commercial van for its vehicle fleet as the business switches from...

Believ warns public EV charging infrastructure is stalling despite Government funding

Local authorities are struggling to implement their electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure plans, seriously putting at risk the UK Government’s ambition to have 300,000 public...

Hackney welcomes first of 2,500 EV chargers

Hackney has welcomed the first of 2,500 new EV chargers, as part of one of the country’s biggest rollouts of charging infrastructure. The charger at...

What’s motivating UK organisations to invest in EV charging?

As part of research undertaken by Drax into the status of UK business electrification and what’s next for the electric vehicle (EV) market, they...

Latest issue of Modern Fleet magazine

The latest issue of our EV technology focussed magazine – Modern Fleet – is available to read online or via the new App. If you are interested...

Humax enters UK EV charging market with home charger

South Korea-based Humax has entered the EV charging market in the UK for the first time with its 7.4kW home charger. Known for its digital...

Tesco adds electric Iveco eDaily vans to home delivery fleet

Tesco has introduced the first of 151 electric Iveco eDaily chassis cab vans to its fleet as part of a drive to decarbonise operations. The...

Connected Kerb installs 38 new EV charging points in Lincoln

Connected Kerb has installed 38 EV charging sockets - 19 dual charge points - at locations in Lincoln to cater for residents who live...

Volkswagen UK partners with Ecobat to recycle EV batteries

Volkswagen Group UK has signed an agreement with Ecobat, the battery recycling specialist, to collect and recycle EV batteries. Under the agreement, Ecobat will collect...

Tata to build Britain’s biggest battery factory in Somerset

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) owner Tata Group has announced that its Agratas global battery business is to build an EV battery gigafactory in Somerset. Preliminary...

Mitie takes delivery of 4,000th EV

Mitie has taken delivery of its 4,000th EV - a Volkswagen ID Buzz - as it aims to fully electrify its fleet by the...

Octopus charges into Britain’s skies with Aerovolt

Pilots of electric planes can charge their aircraft with one tap of a card thanks to a new tie-up between Octopus Energy and AeroVolt. Octopus...

Enviro400EV bus sets energy efficiency benchmark

Alexander Dennis has set a new energy efficiency benchmark for its next-generation Enviro400EV electric double decker, using the Zemo Partnership’s zero-emission bus testing and...

Sparks Transport acquires new Volvo FM Electric truck

Glastonbury-based Sparks Transport has taken delivery of a Volvo FM Electric truck after a successful period trialling its local Volvo dealer’s electric demonstrator. Supplied by...

Vivaro electric van production to start at Luton from 2025

Vauxhall has announced that production of its medium electric van – Vivaro Electric – will begin at its Luton manufacturing facility from the first...