November 5, 2008
GoinGreen, the retailer of the UKs best selling electric vehicle, the Reva G-Wiz, has launched the first dedicated insurance scheme for the G-Wiz driving community in London.
September 24, 2008
Suddenly manufacturers are seeing electric vehicles as the way forward. Chrysler has announced that it is introducing three electric vehicle prototypes, one for each of its brands: Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge.
September 18, 2008
Tesla has announced that it is to assemble its all-electric Model S luxury saloon in a new production facility in the heart of Silicon Valley.
August 7, 2008
Mitsubishi has raised its production targets for its i-MiEV city car from 2,000 vehicles a year to 10,000, and has increased the production of its batteries to allow this.
July 24, 2008
A new electric taxi helps cabbies beat rising fuel costs, Vehicle Excise Duty and Congestion Charge costs.
July 14, 2008
An electric car for the family is being unveiled at the British International Motor Show. The NICE Ze-O will cost just £14,000 and will be available in the UK later this year.
July 1, 2008
Tesla Motors, manufacturers of the Lotus Elise-based electric sports car that is imminently available in the UK, have confirmed plans to build an electric saloon car.
June 27, 2008
Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (FHI), the maker of Subaru cars, has unveiled its Subaru Plug-in STELLA Concept model, a prototype electric vehicle (EV). The four seater can reach 100km/h and can manage 80km on one charge.
June 24, 2008
News that the City of London is to end free parking for electric vehicles because the scheme has become 'too successful has been branded barmy by electric car company NICE.
January 7, 2008
Coventry City Council has taken delivery of a fully electric smart, the first of 100 cars to be delivered as part of a UK-based market trial for the introduction of a fully electric version of the popular two-seater (smart ed).