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Automotive giants including Aston Martin, Nissan, Renault, Peugeot and Toyota gathered at Hensol Castle in the Vale of Glamorgan today to show Wales’ readiness to maximise on the huge opportunities presented by electric and hydrogen vehicles...
By Håkan Agnevall, President Volvo Buses In 2017, approximately 50,000 deaths in the UK were attributed to toxic air and man-made chemicals1. This unacceptable death toll once again places the discussion regarding urban mobility firmly front and centre...
Electric vehicles (EVs) are said to cost 23% less to service and maintain than petrol models over three years/60,000 miles. Yet, there are still key hurdles to overcome before we can move to a full-scale deployment of...
UK Power Networks Services has introduced the first electric vehicles (EVs) and charge points in to its fleet at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airport depots, and EV charge points at its London City Airport depot.
By Stephen Joseph To the extent that there is any media coverage of buses, it tends to be bad news. The stories are about cuts in services leaving people isolated, declining use and fares increases. I’ve helped contribute to this...
Jérôme Faissat, co-founder, Andersen Look back ten or even five years and although there was an acceptance that EVs may one day become mainstream, few predicted a rapid rise. In 2010, only around 100 EVs were sold in the US,...
Selected primary schools are being offered a free electric vehicle chargepoint by manufacturer Pod Point as part of a campaign to spark excitement about electric vehicles (EVs) and the future of mobility. Pod Point’s Electric Schools campaign aims to raise...
The company’s UBESS (Universal Battery Energy Storage) systems have been deployed by UPS at its Camden depot. With the power demand from charging electric vehicles too great for the already buckling London power grid, Danny Jones, Founder and CEO of...
By Matt Allen, CEO, Pivot Power Climate change is making UK cities re-think how they source energy and power transport. In Birmingham, the city council is working to deliver tens of millions of pounds worth of cycling routes, while...
While the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) welcomes the new tax exemption for employees charging their personally owned electric car at work, it would like to see HMRC address the complicated tax rules of reimbursing employees for business travel...