The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has launched a call for evidence from key players in the industry to find out how to kick start demand and make the UK the number one European destination for investment in ultra low emission vehicles.
At LCV2013 today Transport Minister Norman Baker launched the governments strategy to drive forward the ultra low emission vehicles (ULEVs) industry.
Heres a summary of how the March 2013 Budget affected motorists, including changes to Benefit In Kind (BiK) tax levels for Electric Vehicles (EVs).
A joint call for collaborative R&D projects under theаNiche Vehicle R&D Programme, withаг900,000 funding, has beenаannounced by Cenex, the Technology Strategy Board and the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).
The government has announced details of the first seven electric van models eligible for up to £8,000 - or 20% - discount under the new Plug-in Van Grant.
A new programme, UKH2Mobility, has been launched to ensure the UK is well positioned for the commercial roll-out of hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles.
The Plug-in Car Grant, offering up to £5000 off an electric car, has been extended, and it now includes up to £8000 off electric vans.
The governments vision for recharging infrastructure to support the electric vehicle revolution has been announced by Transport Secretary Philip Hammond.
Commercial vehicle operators can now use a three-phase electric charging point and a biomethane refuelling facility at Camden Council
The Department for Transport (DfT) has revealed plans to boost the UK's environmentally-aware approach to vehicles, announcing this month (April 6th) that it is to introduce 542 new low-carbon buses onto roads across England by March 2012.