Enterprise adds 17 Toyota Mirai hydrogen cars to UK fleet

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has taken delivery of 17 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric cars for a pilot programme in which the company will examine...

Q&A: Modern Fleet talks to Mark Barrett, general manager, Harris Maxus

Harris Maxus' general manager Mark Barrett on driving from China to Dublin, dinner with Kim Jong-un and how customers have changed from thinking EVs...

Polestar chief says EV revolution could become ‘plaything for speculators’

The EV revolution is in danger of becoming a plaything for speculators and risks losing its focus on helping tackle climate change, according to...

Decarbonising transport: Devolve money and power to local authorities

Decarbonising transport requires an integrated, multi modal approach, with more freight shifted to rail and government taking palpable action to sort out public transport....
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Good Energy becomes business EV charging infrastructure provider

Renewable power firm Good Energy has launched a business-to-business electric vehicles charging division called One Point. Destination and workplace charging will become increasingly important as...

DPD takes 100 more e-vans, urges manufacturers to get a move on

DPD aiming for UK's greenest van fleet but CEO says lack of electric vans and trucks is holding back transition. Parcel delivery firm DPD has...

UK fleet operators push DfT for 100 per cent EVs by 2030

The UK's largest fleet operators are set to push government to bring forward its phaseout of combustion engine vehicles and provide incentives to the...

Optimise Prime: Electrifying fleets without breaking the grid?

Distribution network operators and fleet companies are working out how to enable the EV transition without simply resorting to grid upgrades. The Optimise Prime...

Scania to build a battery assembly plant and electric vehicle laboratory

Truck manufacturer Scania is to build a battery assembly plant and laboratory to support its new range of electric trucks. The company said it will...

White Paper highlights the benefits of V2G technology

A White Paper published today - the result of a collaboration involving Nissan, E.ON Drive and Imperial College London - explores how the bi-directional...

Ford commits to electric future with $22bn investment by 2025

Ford committed today that by mid-2026, 100% of its passenger vehicle range in Europe will be zero-emissions capable, all-electric or plug-in hybrid, and will...

Williams develops electric powertrain for Triumph

Williams Advanced Engineering has developed an all-new battery powertrain for Triumph Motorcycles’ TE-1 prototype electric motorcycle. The battery for the TE-1 has peak power of...

Osprey installs first Tritium RTM75 rapid chargers in Europe

Osprey Charging Network has installed the first Tritium RTM75 rapid chargers in Europe at a new Starbucks in Gosport. The Tritium RTM75 units, which provide...

Mitie: Getting hold of electric vehicles a major challenge

Mitie has ambitious plans to convert its fleet to electric vehicles. But getting hold of the vehicles is no mean feat. Mitie plans to switch...

EVs: Co-ordinate smart charging or risk CO2 and ‘new super peak’

Without adequate smart charging incentives and policy, electric vehicles will save substantially less CO2 because drivers will naturally charge during evening peaks, when demand...

Vattenfall exits EV charging in UK, sells charging network to Statkraft

Swedish state-owned energy firm Vattenfall has sold its British EV charging network to Norwegian state-owned Statkraft. The move follows its sale of UK energy retail...

Aldi picks Shell’s NewMotion for EV chargers

Aldi has picked Shell's NewMotion division to install EV chargers at all new UK stores. The deal will see 140 chargers initially installed, with potential...
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Nuvve strikes V2G school bus deal in US, eyes UK partners

Vehicle-to-grid technology firm Nuvve has struck a deal with a US-based school bus manufacturer to turn them into mobile storage units that can help...

Fuel cell collaboration progresses to mass production, with an initial 200MW capacity in 2024

In 2024, Bosch intends to start full-scale production of distributed power stations based on solid oxide fuel-cell technology (SOFC), with this in mind it...

Vauxhall reveals fully-electric Combo-e van

Vauxhall has released the first pictures of its new fully-electric Combo-e, which has a claimed range of up to 171 miles from a single...