BMW has launched a new ‘Lower Emissions Allowance’ scheme that offers an additional £2,000 off all new BMW and MINI vehicles with emissions of 130g/km or less.
More 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.
BMW has said that future mobility will definitely depend on state-of-the-art diesels as well as electrification.
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has announced the shortlist for the first two categories of the 2017 edition of the prestigious Low Carbon Champions Awards.
Cenex has announced a demonstration programme to improve air quality by giving local authorities the technology to control city vehicle emissions.
Smart Electric Vehicle Infrastructure, Air Quality and Connected and Autonomous Vehicles are some of the topics featuring in the seminar schedule released today for Cenex-LCV2017, the UK’s largest Low Carbon Vehicle Event.
New 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.
Electric 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).
The search is on for the Fleet Heroes of 2017; organisations and individuals that are proactively cutting carbon emissions and addressing air pollution through innovative transport policies and improved fleet efficiency.
UK car buyers registered more electric and plug-in hybrid cars during the first half of 2017 than in any previous six-monthly period.