After many years, the government’s car fleets are being provided with funding to introduce plug-in cars and vans.
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP), the multi-stakeholder organisation charged with promoting effective policy to deliver carbon reductions from all aspects of road transport, has announced its work programme for 2014-15.
The Office of Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) has announced how it will spend its £500m funding allocation for low emission vehicles over the next five years.
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.