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EV Leaders

EV Leaders: Dan Bentham - Senior Vice President at Green Investment Group

ElectricDrives catches up with one of the pioneers in the UK electric vehicle (EV) space helping to provide a cleaner future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

Volta Trucks, The Crown Estate and Clipper Logistics partner to decarbonise Central London retail distribution

The Volta Zero electric truck will provide safe zero-emission deliveries between the consolidation centre and shops

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

Electric light commercial vehicles (LCV) grew by 142 percent in 2021 in the UK

In the UK during December 2021 electric LCV registrations rose a massive 262 percent

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Leaders
EV Leaders

EV Leaders: Chris Jackson Head of Fleet Partnerships at Centrica

ElectricDrives catches up with one of the people in the UK electric vehicle (EV) space helping to speed up the transition to zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Public Transport
EV Life

Cardiff Bus on the road to a greener future as it takes delivery of its first all-electric Yutong E12 bus

Welsh capital will soon have a fleet of 36 electric buses along with new charging infrastructure installed at the bus operator’s Sloper Road depot

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Net Zero
EV Life

Responses from the industry regarding the UK government’s Net Zero strategy and £620 million investment for electric vehicle (EV) grants and infrastructure

ElectricDrives brings you the best reactions to the plan for more sustainable transport in the UK for the coming decades

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

Volvo Cars calls for more clean energy investment to realise full climate potential of electric vehicles (EVs)

The Swedish carmaker aim to be fully electric by 2030 and plans to roll out a whole new family of pure electric cars in the coming years

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

IONITY emphasises its commitment to decarbonisation by providing free charging at new Glasgow site during COP26

IONITY’s charging stations are available in over 370 locations with approximately 1,500 chargers across its European network

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
EV Biz

Volta Trucks confirms €37 million (£31.5 million/$43.5 million) of Series B funding for its Volta Zero electric truck

Volta Zero pre-orders pass 2,500, with an order value exceeding €600m (£511 million/$706 million)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Life

Equipmake and Beulas unveil state-of-the-art double-decker electric bus with up to 250 miles (402km) of range

New zero-emissions electric bus is scaleable for a range of sizes and will provide new jobs at Equipmake’s purpose-built facility in the UK

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Biz

In-wheel electric motor producer Saietta announces collaboration with Electric Assisted Vehicles (EAV)

Saietta will collaborate with EAV for the design of its Lightweight Inner-City Solution (LINCS) electric vehicle (EV)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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New parking data reveals Londoners are leading the electric car charge

45 percent of the private electric spaces listed on YourParkingSpace website are based in the UK capital

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Aviation
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ABB partners with Lilium to provide charging infrastructure for regional electric air mobility

Lilium Jet seven-Seater Lilium has an expected range of 155 miles (250km) with an average speed of 175mph (282km)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Citroën AMI electric vehicle (EV) gets green light for UK sales in 2022

Could the AMI be the ultimate electric town vehicle that opens up zero-emissions driving to the masses thanks to its £6,000 expected price tag?

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Biz

Addison Lee, London’s largest taxi firm, to go fully electric by 2023

The company is investing £160 million and just put in the largest UK purchase of Volkswagen ID.4 electric vehicles (EVs) for its fleet

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

Stagecoach launches new sustainability strategy - Driving Net Zero: Better Places to Live and Work

Stagecoach is targeting having a zero-emissions electric bus fleet in the UK by 2035

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Community
EV Life

Volvo partners with Eden Project providing XC40 Recharge all-electric vehicles (EVs)

Collaboration hopes to tackle the barriers around driving electric cars to accelerate the uptake of zero-emission vehicles

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
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Royal College of Art and Extreme E electric car motor racing announce innovative ocean research partnership

Partnership that will give students and researchers the data and inspiration to develop innovative responses to the climate crisis

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Fiat’s New 500 electric car receives a five-star rating and top marks from Green NCAP

It is the first electric vehicle (EV) to achieve top marks in all the tests in 2021

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Life

Council bids to make Reading Buses all-electric

Council has submitted an expression of interest to the Department for Transport’s (DfT’s) £120m Zero Emission Bus Regional Areas (ZEBRA) scheme

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Policy
EV Life

Government publishes its ‘greenprint’ to decarbonise all modes of domestic transport by 2050

The transport decarbonisation plan will provide cleaner air, healthier communities and creates tens of thousands of new green jobs

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Life

Build Your Dreams (BYD) and Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) to deliver the UK’s largest order of electric buses

RATP Dev London places an order for 195 single- and double-decker electric buses for UK capital

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

ŠKODA launches its new strategy that will see three new electric cars in its line-up by 2030

Czech carmaker also plans to create an electromobility hub in its home country

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

Electric Assisted Vehicles (EAV) delivers new urban lightweight vehicles to Oxford’s famous Covered Market

New zero-emissions vehicles will be exempt from charges from the upcoming Zero Emission Zone in the city

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

All Fiat vehicles will become electric-only between 2025 and 2030

A discussion between Olivier François, Fiat CEO, and Stefano Boeri, architect and urban planner, reveal radical plans for a cleaner more sustainable future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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