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Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2014 Review

Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2014 Review

Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) Event 2014 included the latest low carbon vehicles; a conference about industry developments; and an exhibition of suppliers of low carbon technology: read our review and watch Robert Llewellyn’s video…

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Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2014 – final preview

Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2014 – final preview

With just two days to go to Cenex LCV, the UK’s leading low carbon vehicle event for the automotive industry, the main attractions are now confirmed.

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The next generation of green cars

The next generation of green cars

Vehicle manufacturers have recently invested more of their resources into producing the next generation of cars with less concern about speed, and more focus on MPG and CO2, but what can we expect future green cars to look like? Here are some of latest eco cars to come out of the design studio and onto the production line.

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LOW CARBON VEHICLE PARTNERSHIP CONFERENCE 2014: THE UK AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY WORKING WITH GOVERNMENT

LOW CARBON VEHICLE PARTNERSHIP CONFERENCE 2014: THE UK AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY WORKING WITH GOVERNMENT

There were a number of key messages that came out of the 2014 Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership Conference, which we cover below, but one of the main themes was how the UK economy has benefited from the recent growth of the automotive industry, and how low carbon policy has assisted with this.

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Green Van Guide – Introducing Four Eco-friendly Vans

Green Van Guide – Introducing Four Eco-friendly Vans

There’s much talk about green cars, but less coverage of green vans, so if you do want a van with good fuel economy, what’s choice do you have?

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Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Top 10 cars combining performance and efficiency

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Top 10 cars combining performance and efficiency

We’ve already established that the most efficient cars, rather than the most powerful cars, set the fastest lap times at this year’s Cholmondeley Pageant of Power, so which were the most efficient cars at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed?

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Cholmondeley Pageant of Power 2014 – what’s the best car to set the fastest time?

Cholmondeley Pageant of Power 2014 – what’s the best car to set the fastest time?

You may wonder what the ‘green’ link is with an event such as the Cholmondeley Pageant of Power, where the main action is cars racing on a circuit, but if you look at the results of the Supercar class, you’ll see that lightweight efficiency is the winning recipe.

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Public Recharging of Electric Vehicles – how it works/doesn’t work

Public Recharging of Electric Vehicles – how it works/doesn’t work

Most Electric Vehicles can charge at home, but to get full value the ability to charge away from home is essential. The networks are there and growing rapidly – however networks (plural) is where it becomes a little less straight forward.

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Vauxhall Ampera – how it can help you save money on running costs

Vauxhall Ampera – how it can help you save money on running costs

Our Vauxhall Ampera has shown that it can return over 100mpg, and that it also works on motorways – so how much does it cost to run, and do the overall financials make economic sense?

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Why I am now obsessed with using no petrol after one week with a Vauxhall Ampera

Why I am now obsessed with using no petrol after one week with a Vauxhall Ampera

We’ve already driven the Vauxhall Ampera on many occasions, but when Vauxhall offered us one for four weeks, we were keen to see how an extended-range electric vehicle (E-REV) could fit in our life…

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