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Audi supplies FC Bayern basketball players with electric cars

Team's players will drive the Audi e-tron or Audi Q4 e-tron electric vehicles (EVs) during the 2020/21 season

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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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Charging
EV Life

Tritium partners with ChargeNet to bring electric vehicle (EV) fast charging to Bay Area Taco Bells

The partnership is expected to expand in other areas as electric car use becomes more widespread

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Biz

EAV to supply LaundryHeap with 200 eCargo vehicles to support global growth

EAV will supply the £2.6 million order during 2021 and 2022 to the internationally expanding on-demand laundry and dry cleaning platform

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Liberty Charge seeks to address the lack of on-street charging for electric cars with a fully-funded solution

In collaboration with Virgin Media O2 they will roll out an initial 500 electric vehicle charging sockets across five UK local authorities by the end of 2021

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
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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World EV Day
EV Life

Governments and officials from around the globe engage massively with World EV Day 2021

World EV Day has become a global movement working together to make the switch to electric vehicles (EVs) for a cleaner and more sustainable future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Superpedestrian announces free rides on its LINK e-scooters to promote World Car Free Day

Micromobility provider also offering 20 percent discount during European Mobility Week

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Education
EV Life

Hyundai turns the blues green with a supply of KONA Electric cars to Chelsea Football Club

Hyundai’s ‘Turn the Blues, Green’ campaign designed to educate the public on making the switch to electric vehicles (EVs)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Fuel shortage in the UK sparks huge interest in electric cars

New report sees huge surge in searches for electric vehicles (EVs) as more service stations run out of petrol and diesel

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sales Trends
EV Life

Fuel shortages create a massive shift towards driving electric cars and hybrids in the UK according to carwow

Online marketplace sees plug-in electric vehicle enquiries surge by 550 percent in September

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Design
EV Life

MOKE launches first electric car and the company will be fully electric by January 2022

The ultimate beach fun electric vehicle (EV) will offer up to 90 miles (144km) of range with a top speed of 62mph (100kph)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Health
EV Life

Study by Fiat Professional finds electric van drivers feel less stressed than when driving a diesel equivalent

Real-world testing around London finds electric vehicles are less stressful to drive

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Biz

Tevva unveils new all-electric 7.5 tonne truck

New Tevva Truck electric truck will offer up to 310 miles (500km) of range with the first deliveries taking place in the third quarter (Q3) of 2022

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Community
EV Life

Nissan becomes official supplier to 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon with all-electric vehicles (EVs)

Nissan will not only supply a fleet of Nissan LEAFs and e-NV200 LCVs but will be encouraging participants from the official Nissan LGBTQ+ Cheerzone

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Child seat producer, Multimac, gears up for rise in electric cars

Multimac’s working hard to ensure its three- and four-seater child car seats are a good fit for the electric vehicle (EV) market

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
EV Life

Envirorally launched for the future of electric vehicle (EV) motorsport

Non-profit foundation’s UK events will be centred around the growing network of GRIDSERVE electric forecourt charging stations

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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World EV Day
EV Biz

Catching up with Ade Thomas the mastermind behind World EV Day

World EV Day, which highlights and promotes the role of electric vehicles (EVs) in the move to net-zero and decarbonisation, returns on 9 September

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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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World EV Day
EV Life

World EV Day coming on September 9, 2021 to celebrate worldwide electric vehicle (EV) ownership

Following a hugely successful event in 2020, World EV Day is back bigger and better for 2021

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Biz

Key take-aways from this afternoon’s EV Summit

Charging infrastructure in the UK Rethinking Emobility and Sustainable Cities panels

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Biz

2021 EV Summit kicks off at University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School

World’s most significant emobility leaders gather to explore how to advance battery-electric mobility for a cleaner and more sustainable future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Biz

Polestar will be exhibiting their all-electric Polestar 2 at this year’s EV Summit

Award-winning Swedish carmaker will also be speaking about their sustainability and vision for electric vehicles (EVs) at the Summit

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Biz

Kia launches nationwide ‘EV6 Electric Experience’ for its new electric car

New EV6 electric vehicle (EV) offers up to 328 miles (528km) of range and can be charged up to 80 percent in just 18 minutes

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Vauxhall extends free home charger and 30,000 free miles offer to more of its electric cars

The Corsa-e, Mokka-e, Combo-e Life and Vivaro-e Life electric vehicles (EVs) are now all included

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Services
EV Life

Mercedes-Benz launches its first Service24h roadside assistance unit for its electric vans

New fully-equipped eSprinter is ready to support Mercedes electric van customers in the London area

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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World EV Day
EV Life

Create the world’s first electric vehicle (EV) emoji for World EV Day 2021

World EV Day founders Green.TV and headline partner ABB launch EVmoji design competition for 6 to 16-year-olds

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
EV Life

Searches for electric cars up to 30 times more likely to result in a sale

New study from BuyaCar shows more serious intent to buy among customers who search for electric vehicles (EVs)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
EV Life

Electric carmaker Polestar on course to double market presence and retail footprint in 2021

Swedish electric car brand to launch easy-to-access out-of-town Polestar Destinations

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Shell to install 800 electric vehicle (EV) charging points at Waitrose stores by 2025

Each site is expected to have six 22kW and two 50kW rapid charging points for customers to charge while they shop

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Leasing & Fleets
EV Life

Octopus Energy adds 23 PEUGEOT e-Expert electric vans to its fleet

New vans will be used to install electric car charge points across London

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
EV Biz

Electric truck company Volta Trucks confirms Ian Collins as chief product officer

Swedish zero-emissions truck company expects full-scale production to take place at the end of 2022

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Net Zero
EV Life

EDF takes delivery of 500th electric car on Tusker’s salary sacrifice scheme

The British energy supplier continues to help and encourage staff to drive zero-emissions electric vehicles (EVs)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

New Citroën ë-Dispatch is the electric van of choice for Sureserve Group

Another business switches to zero-emissions driving and the advantages it brings

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Van Sales
EV Life

Vauxhall Vivaro-e is the UK’s best-selling electric light commercial vehicle (LCV) so far this year

The popular Vivaro-e offers a range of up to 205 miles (330km) and a payload of up to 1,226kg

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Biz

Federal grant provides Atlanta with $5.4 million to buy its first electric commuter buses

Electric buses will cut carbon emissions by 901 tonnes, increase efficiency and reduce noise pollution in communities

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Climate
EV Life

Vauxhall supports all-electric paramotor ‘Round Britain Climate Challenge’ with electric vehicles (EVs)

Vauxhall provides fully-electric Vivaro-e and the all-new Mokka-e EVs for the record attempt that will be highlighting climate change

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Biz

Miami-Dade buys 42 Proterra ZX5+ electric transit buses to ensure a cleaner and quieter future

Miami-Dade now has one of the biggest electric bus fleets in North America

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Services
EV Life

ŠKODA Enyaq iV electric car is ready to turn blue-light fleets green

New Enyaq iV electric vehicle (EV) is ideal for the job with a top speed of 99mph (159kph) and a range of up to 333 miles (536km)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

UK emergency services to test out speedy Tesla Model 3 electric cars

Government trialling zero-emissions rapid response electric vehicles (EVs) as part of its Road-to-Zero strategy

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Life

Blue Bird charges ahead with 500 electric school buses in North America

In anticipation of growth in demand, the American zero-emissions bus builder will increase production capacity to 3,000 next year

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Global EV Drivers’ Alliance (GEVA) formed by 28 electric vehicle (EV) driver associations around the world

GEVA members are calling for all new car land light truck sales to be zero emissions by 2030

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Air Quality
EV Life

Zero-emissions electric cars are the answer to reducing harmful pollution around schools

Renault finds more than half of drivers would take a detour for clean school air but many don’t because of time

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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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Net Zero
EV Life

SYNETIQ marks World Environment Day by unveiling latest zero-emissions delivery van and bank of electric vehicle (EV) chargers

Green salvage company pushes forward with its ‘Road to Tomorrow’ sustainability initiative

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Air Quality
EV Life

Birmingham launches its Clean Air Zone (CAZ) on 1 June to reduce pollution and encourage the use of zero-emissions electric vehicles (EVs)

British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) launches CAZ web guide to offer sustainable and affordable road transport solutions

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Volvo UK and triathlon stars the Brownlee brothers unveil new ‘recycled road’ in Yorkshire made from recycled plastic

Plastic recycled road is more weather resistant and less prone to cracking making it longer lasting

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Utility
EV Life

Jaguar Land Rover partners with Google to measure air quality in Dublin using I-PACE electric car

Electric cars once again provide a zero-emissions option to help create a cleaner future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Oxford to open Europe’s most powerful public electric vehicle (EV) charging superhub

Energy Superhub Oxford (ESO) will feature 38 fast and ultra-rapid chargers that will deliver 100 percent renewable energy

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Audi electrifies FC Bayern with 21 new charge points at the Allianz Arena

Soon the professional players will be driving the new Audi e-tron GT electric car

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Polestar UK opens Milton Keynes electric car test drive hub and creates several semi-permanent hubs around the country

New hub will offer the possibility of over 28,000 consumers getting behind the wheel of the Swedish zero-emissions electric car

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Hyundai Motor and UNDP Accelerator Labs launch a video featuring three grassroots sustainable living solutions

Sustainable solutions include an eco-friendly solar lamp, electric buses and re-icing machines to replenish Arctic ice

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola fully embraces driving electric cars

Nissan LEAF owner and Nissan Global Ambassador is helping to lead the charge in zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Westminster City Council installs ubitricity charge points to solve power supply challenges for open air street markets

Repurposed bollards with electricity points, like those used for charging electric cars, are helping to make the urban environment a cleaner and safer place

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Biz

Citroën launches My Ami Cargo electric vehicle (EV)

New zero-emissions light commercial vehicle (LCV) is ideal for inner-city deliveries

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Services
EV Life

Revel announces all-electric, all-employee rideshare service in New York City

The new service will launch in May in lower Manhattan with an initial fleet of 50 Tesla electric cars

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Vauxhall supplies new Corsa-e and Mokka-e electric cars to the Electric Vehicle Experience Centre

The Electric Vehicle Experience Centre is dedicated to educating and informing the public about the ongoing benefits of driving electric cars

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Real Madrid professional football player Eden Hazard sparks a positive charge by driving a Nissan LEAF electric car

Unlike most football players who drive fast polluting cars Hazard cares more for the planet to secure a better life for his family

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

Vauxhall delivers fleet of all-electric New Vivaro-e vans to organic fruit and vegetable box supplier Riverford

Environmentally conscious companies continue to embrace zero-emission commercial vehicles for their deliveries

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Top 10 areas for Renault ZOE electric car ownership

Renault ZOE ownership proves electric car popularity isn’t just for city dwellers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Survey
EV Life

Survey reveals 70 percent of European drivers would consider an electric vehicle as their next car

Nissan conducts its most comprehensive investigation into the driving habits and charging experience of electric car drivers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
EV Life

The other side of Extreme E electric car racing and the story off the course highlighting the devastating effects of the climate crisis

Zero-emissions off-road race event helps to demonstrate positive steps that can be taken to protect the planet

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
EV Life

Nissan using Formula E to transform the way communities connect and move, and inspire a sustainable society

The Japanese carmaker aims to use its expertise to transfer knowledge and technology between the race track and road for better electric cars

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Clean eating meets zero-emissions driving as MINI and BOSH! cook up a new partnership

MINI UK announces vegan food duo Henry Firth and Ian Theasby, creators of BOSH!, as new brand ambassadors

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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