January 9, 2019
The Nissan LEAF 3.ZERO e+ Limited Edition is to gain a longer range of 239 miles based on the WLTP combined cycle, up from 177 miles.
January 7, 2019
The Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) Go Electric! programme is launching on 23 January 2019 at Media City in Manchester. If you’re a business based in Greater Manchester and you’d like to drive a Jaguar I-PACE, BMW i8, Tesla Model X or a whole range of other electric cars and vans, register for this event.
January 7, 2019
The UK’s largest ever survey of Electric Vehicle drivers and Cleantech enthusiasts (7,723 respondents) has found overwhelmingly, that around nine out of ten plug-in car drivers would never go back to petrol or diesel.
November 5, 2018Diesel cars
are accused in the media of contributing to poor levels of local air quality, but a new survey shows that the very latest diesel cars are much cleaner than older vehicles.
September 28, 2018
The BMW i3 and i3s 120Ah
have increased battery capacity, giving an improved electric range of 192 miles based on the new WLTP test or 223 miles based on the old NEDC test - and the i3 range-extender has been dropped.
March 13, 2018
The Volkswagen Group has announced that 16 locations around the globe are to produce battery-powered vehicles by the end of 2022. Matthias Müller, CEO of Volkswagen AG, at the Group’s Annual Media Conference in Berlin, also said that, from 2019, there will be a new electric vehicle “virtually every month”
January 30, 2018
A consortium led by Nissan
has been awarded £9.8m for 1000 Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) installations that will evaluate a commercial offer to electric vehicle fleet customers.
February 8, 2017
The new Toyota Prius Plug-in
has a driving range of more than 30 miles in electric mode, double the driving range of its predecessor.
October 12, 2016
As we approach the introduction (due in 2017) of the new Worldwide harmonised Light vehicle Testing Procedure (WLTP) to replace the current NEDC fuel economy test, the PSA Group
has announced that it has ‘published its own real-world fuel consumption test protocol’.
April 14, 2016
The Cenex LCV 2016
event has been launched, the ninth in a series of national low carbon vehicle events run by Cenex.