August 10, 2017More than 50,000 BMW Group i, BMW iPerformance and electrified MINI vehicles have been delivered to customers around the world since the start of the year.
July 26, 2017New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the UK from 2040. This announcement from the government is in response to being taken to court by Environmental law firm ClientEarth over levels of air pollution.
July 20, 2017Electric vehicles could create an additional peak electricity demand of up to 18 GW by 2050, equivalent to an additional 30 per cent on top of today’s peak demand of 60 GW, according to one scenario in National Grid’s recently published ‘Future Energy Scenarios’ (FES).
July 12, 2017UK car buyers registered more electric and plug-in hybrid cars during the first half of 2017 than in any previous six-monthly period.
July 11, 2017The new Audi A8 has today made its world debut at the Audi Summit in Barcelona, and a plug-in model is coming.
July 7, 2017The last week has seen an explosion of news items about increasing numbers of electric vehicles (EVs), including France banning petrol and diesel cars by 2040, Volvo planning to sell only electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles by 2019, and Tesla announcing that its Model 3 mass-market electric car has started rolling off production lines.
July 6, 2017Volvo has announced that every car it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor.
July 5, 2017The Hyundai IONIQ Plug-in Hybrid offers up to 39 miles of pure electric driving, with a total range of 680 miles and is on sale from 13 July priced from £24,995 including the £2500 Plug In Car Grant.
July 5, 2017Aston Martin’s first all-electric model will be the RapidE, with just 155 cars being built from 2019.
May 23, 2017Ecotricity has announced a price change for the Electric Highway with the energy being charged at 17p per unit, and the cost of providing the service will be a £3 connection fee for all sessions.