EV charging station in the process of charging an EV

Motorway services and petrol stations may be forced to install electric charging points as part of Government plans to ensure the UK “remains a world leader in new industries”. An Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill will be introduced to encourage the use of electric and self-driving cars, the Government announced Read more…

Ecotricity EV charging in the UK

Petrol stations and motorway services will be required to install electric charge points, under plans outlined in today’s Queen’s Speech. The measure forms part of a government push to increase the number of electric vehicles on UK roads. The Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill allows the government to require the Read more…

EVEC showroom

UK electric vehicle (EV) charging company Chargemaster has announced that the launch of the country’s first ever multi-brand EV showroom will take place on 22nd July. The new Electric Vehicle Experience Centre (EVEC), located in Milton Keynes, will open to the public on Saturday 22nd July to showcase a range Read more…

Smart lampost used to charge electric vehicles

THE first wave of new electric vehicle charging points across Oxford have been approved by transport bosses, with the first set to arrive within months. David Nimmo Smith, cabinet member of Oxfordshire County Council, hailed the technology as ‘the future’ and said he expected many more to be built over Read more…

VW concept electric vehicle

Volkswagen AG is gearing up to take on Tesla Inc. with its namesake brand planning to roll out four affordable electric vehicles in the coming years and the Audi unit debuting an upscale battery-powered crossover it aims to introduce in 2019. To make its electric vehicles more viable, the German Read more…

Audi electric car

Electric cars are already a mainstay on Britain’s roads, with several all-electric models being available to buy right now. A lot of them are simply electric versions of fuel-powered cars, but in the not-too-distant future, we’ll see new designs around town and up and down the motorway. But just what Read more…

Picture of 1968 Mini converted into an electric vehicle

A fleet of electric vehicles has visited Dunedin in a show of power for the industry. From Teslas to converted Morrises and even bicycles, the full range of electric vehicles was on display in the Octagon. The third annual ‘‘Leading The Charge’’ Electric Vehicle Road Trip stopped in Dunedin. Local Read more…