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Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership Conference

Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership ConferenceOne of the main events in the low carbon vehicle calendar, the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership Conference, took place on 28 June 2007 in London. The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership is an action and advisory group, established in 2003 to take a lead in accelerating the shift to low carbon vehicles and fuels in the UK and to help ensure that UK business can benefit from that shift.

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We need more green cars, quickly and Prodrive’s David Richards says motorsport can help

We need more green cars, quickly and Prodrive’s David Richards says motorsport can helpThe Eco-Friendly Vehicle Exhibition 2007, hosted by Prodrive, was an event to showcase hybrids and other green vehicles. The overall message from keynote speaker Brendan Connor, Chairman of CENEX, was that we need more green cars coming to market sooner.

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Brighton-to-London Eco Car Rally

Brighton-to-London Eco Car RallyThe UK’s first ever eco-car rally took place on World Environment Day, Tuesday 5 June 2007. Organised by Revolve, a collection of low emission cars started the day in Brighton and finished up in Trafalgar Square in the afternoon.

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The Energy Saving Trust’s Basic Guide to Biofuels

The Energy Saving Trust’s Basic Guide to Biofuels

As Biofuels are becoming increasingly important, with the Government is introducing legislation requiring all fuels to contain a proportion of biofuel by 2008, The Energy Saving Trust has issued a basic guide to help understand the issues surrounding biofuels.

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BMW showcases its new energy-efficient models

BMW showcases its new energy-efficient models

BMW has launched the revised 1 Series and the revised 5 Series, both of which have energy efficiency innovations in both the petrol and diesel models. Also on show at BMW’s Multi-Model launch event was the Hydrogen 7 – but it wasn’t quite available to drive – yet.

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Eden connects cars & plants and proves it’s becoming easier to be green

Eden connects cars & plants and proves it’s becoming easier to be green

The Eden Project’s Sexy Green Car Show opened on 29th March 2007 and runs until 15th April, and in keeping with Eden’s brand, there’s a strong car-plant theme in evidence.

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The full motoring related details from the Budget

The full motoring related details from the Budget

An increase in fuel duty rates of 2 pence per litre (ppl) from 1 October 2007, and increases in the next two years of 2ppl and 1.84ppl respectively

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What was Green at the Geneva Motor Show?

What was Green at the Geneva Motor Show?

The Geneva Motor Show had more green cars on display than any other Motor Show in history. Here are the top cars that you need to know about.

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Convert your car to run on BioEthanol

Convert your car to run on BioEthanol

If you don’t want to buy a brand new car designed to run on Bioethanol, but you want to reduce the CO2 emissions of your petrol car, a device exists which changes an ordinary petrol driven car into a clean one by converting it to run on bio-ethanol E85.

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Venturi Fetish

Venturi Fetish

An electric car that does 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds and with a 200 mile range. Just don’t ask the price or how many will be made.

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