Buses as virtual power plants: SSE, UKPN and TfL go V2G in N17

SSE Enterprise and UK Power Networks are among a consortium of firms bidding to turn a North London bus depot into a virtual power...

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...

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...

Survey: Motorists believe Government needs extra 20 years to ban sale of petrol and...

New research has found that two thirds of motorists show a real lack of confidence in the UK meeting the Government’s ban on the...

Octopus takes delivery of 23 electric Peugeot e-Expert vans

Octopus Energy has taken delivery of a fleet of 23 electric Peugeot e-Expert vans for its EV charger installation team, Octopus Energy Services. The e-Expert...

DS Automobiles to go all-electric from 2024

DS Automobiles has announced that all its new vehicles from 2024 will be available exclusively with a 100% electric powertrain. The firm’s current range, including...

Latest issue of Modern Fleet

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

Enthusiasm un-curbed: Zap-Map signs Connected Kerb as Zap-Pay’s eighth charge point operator

Clean power retailer Good Energy today broke the news that its E-mobility navigation wing Zap-Map has welcomed an eighth charge point operator onto its...

OpenMoney partners with Octopus to add EV leasing scheme for workers

OpenMoney has partnered with Octopus Electric Vehicles to add an EV leasing scheme onto one of its employee benefits platforms for workers. The offering, entitled...

Corsa-e and Mokka-e join Onto’s EV subscription service

Vauxhall has supplied Onto, the all-inclusive electric car subscription service, with 700 new Corsa-e and Mokka-e vehicles. The cars, which are in Elite Premium trim,...

NHS Lothian invests in electric fleet

NHS Lothian has invested more than £525,000 on 58 new electric vehicles and 46 charging stations as part of its ongoing efforts to be...

Q&A: James Court, Chief Executive, Electric Vehicle Association (EVA) England

Modern Fleet talks EVs, Arsene Wenger and being made a restaurant's cook overnight, with EVA England's chief executive James Court Favourite holiday destination? In more normal times,...

Gridserve launches EV test drive programme at forecourts

Charging specialist Gridserve has launched an EV test drive programme at its Electric Forecourts in Braintree and Norwich. The programme will begin on July 16...

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...