July 21, 2016Electric vehicle pioneer Tesla plans to add electric trucks and buses to its product line-up, according to the company’s founder and chief executive Elon Musk.
July 17, 2016Charging infrastructure provider Ecotricity this week put a price on usage of its Electric Highway fast chargers, which were previously free to use. Electric car drivers will need to pay £6 for a 30-minute session, using an Android or Apple smartphone app to make payments. Longer charging times are possible but will incur additional fees for each half hour.
June 23, 2016The Volkswagen Group has adopted a future programme “TOGETHER – Strategy 2025” in which it aims to become a world-leading provider of sustainable mobility.
June 10, 2016CHAdeMO has announced its plans and ongoing activities towards bringing high power CHAdeMO chargers to the market.
May 16, 2016Nissan, manufacturer of the all-electric LEAF, made two EV batteries related announcements at an event in London that will see lithium-ion batteries built for its electric vehicles employed as domestic energy storage systems.
May 5, 2016The BMW i3 is now available with a 195 mile driving range thanks to the introduction of the 94Ah battery on both the BMW i3 and the BMW i3 Range Extender models, delivering an equivalent of 470.8mpg.
April 22, 2016Volvo has announced that it aims to sell a total of up to one million electrified cars by 2025.
April 22, 2016A new Renault ZOE landmark as the 50,000th Renault ZOE has rolled off the production line at its specialist plant at Flins.
April 22, 2016A new record for Nissan fleet sales in Europe for electric vehicles (EVs) – comprising of the Nissan LEAF and e-NV200 - up 45 percent in 2015, climbing for a fourth consecutive year.
March 3, 2016The all-new Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid is aiming for 37g/km CO2 emissions and a range of 33 miles.