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DPD names Oxford as its first all-electric city using zero-emission vehicles for all deliveries

The delivery firm has nine further UK locations set to become electric-only to be confirmed this year

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Leasing & Fleets
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SOGO offers businesses the ability to operate a carbon-neutral fleet across petrol, diesel and electric cars

Leasing company partners with Rightcharge to help electric vehicle (EV) customers with charging, access to government grants and green electricity tariffs

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sales Trends
EV Life

New research by Kwik Fit reveals 32 percent of drivers expect their next vehicle to be a zero-emissions electric car

The study also found that 65 percent of London drivers are considering switching to plug-in vehicles

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
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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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Emobility
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Dynamo Motor Company confirms it will continue to build its all-electric black taxi cab

The company will also diversify into zero-emission mobility sectors that require wheelchair accessibility and last-mile delivery vans

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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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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Buses
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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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Batteries
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Chinese electric carmaker NIO announces its “NIO Power 2025” battery swap station deployment plan

By 2025 NIO will have over 4,000 battery swap stations worldwide with around 1,000 outside of China

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Net Zero
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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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Car Sales
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MG Motor breaks mid-year records with nearly a third of its sales from electric cars

Sales of electric vehicles continue to grow for the British carmaker

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Running Cost
EV Life

Driving an electric car saves you money

EEVEE Mobility finds that UK Tesla drivers are only spending £47 per month on charging

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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On-street electric car charging company char.gy becomes new Zap-Pay partner

Electric vehicle (EV) charging will become simpler to use and easier to pay for thanks to the collaboration

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Tesla to open its chargers to other electric cars in Norway

Will this be the beginning of Tesla opening its Superchargers around the world?

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Running Cost
EV Life

Driving a zero-emissions electric car saves money on servicing

US report shows that all-electric vehicles are 40 percent cheaper to maintain per mile than internal combustion engine vehicles

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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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Running Cost
EV Life

What’s the cheapest electric car to charge and drive in the USA?

Report from Zutobi shows that Tesla are the top three most economic electric cars to drive in the USA

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Community
EV Life

Kent County Council offers a ‘try before you buy’ electric van initiative for local business

Council has 24 all-electric Renault vans to help encourage the adoption of zero-emission vehicles for a cleaner future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Volvo Cars to offer its electric car drivers preferential fast-charging prices and a seamless experience

Swedish carmaker will partner with Plugsurfing to offer reduced priced charging at Ionity charging points

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
EV Biz

DKV acquires SET Ventures portfolio company GreenFlux

Acquisition marks DKV’s further expansion into the fast-growing electric car charging market

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car leasing
EV Life

Vanarama and OVO Energy collaborate to offer customers cheap electric car leasing and low running costs

New partnership provides an easy and cost-effective way of moving to zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Biz

Ecotricity sells Electric Highway to GRIDSERVE

The sale will see GRIDSERVE expand and update the Electric Highway to offer easier and faster charging for electric car drivers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Polestar and Plugsurfing partnership to include preferential IONITY pricing for Polestar 2 electric car owners

Collaboration will help zero-emissions motorists keep driving costs to a minimum

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Electric vehicle (EV) charging network InstaVolt launches new app

New app is designed to address electric car range anxiety and speed up the transition to zero-emission vehicles

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

BMW Group launches BMW Charging and MINI Charging in the UK for its electric car drivers

Zero-emissions BMW and MINI drivers will be able to access bp pulse, ESB, Osprey, Source London and Chargepoint Network UK chargers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Subscription
EV Life

Online subscription service Onto expands its electric car fleet with 250 PEUGEOT e-2008 models

Customers can subscribe to a zero-emission PEUGEOT e-2008 for as little as one month

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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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Community
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South Central Ambulance Service NHS Trust launches its first electric emergency response vehicles

The trust will use specially designed and adapted Kia e-Niros as first response vehicles

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Buses
EV Biz

First Student and Lion Electric announce largest electric school bus order of 260 buses

This move will make First Student the largest operator of zero-emission school buses in North America

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Statistics highlight large growth in electric vehicle charging devices in the UK

The number of rapid chargers in the UK have increased by 10 percent over first quarter of 2021

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Subscription
EV Life

Fisker to deliver 700 of its Ocean electric sports utility vehicles (SUVs) to UK-based electric car subscription service, Onto

Deliveries will take place in 2023 to help support the next generation of electric vehicle mobility

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Technology
EV Biz

Gilbarco Veeder-Root expands e-mobility platform with a European launch of EVerse

New software offering provides end-to-end solution for managing electric vehicle (EV) charging networks

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Life

InstaVolt teams up with the AA to offer customer support to electric car drivers

New partnership should help reassure zero-emissions drivers and help speed up electric vehicle (EV) adoption

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Tesla’s Supercharger electric car charging network hits 25,000

Tesla also launches a new Twitter account dedicated to electric vehicle (EV) charging

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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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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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Infrastructure
EV Life

12 new super-fast 350kW electric car chargers now open at Moto’s new Rugby services offer electric car drivers a taste of the future

Tritium partner Gridserve opens UK’s largest fast-charging motorway charge site for electric vehicles (EVs)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Shell launches its first European electric vehicle (EV) mobility hub in Paris

The new electric car charging hub features eight rapid chargers and is located at Paris City Hall car park

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Mer launches into Britain’s electric car and vehicle charging market to support the transition to emission-free driving

Europe’s largest renewable energy producer is helping to accelerate much-needed infrastructure deployment

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
EV Life

Best battery-electric trucks and lorries

We look at our top-nine zero-emissions trucks, including Tesla, Volta, Daimler and Tevva, that are helping to clean up the commercial world

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Life

Electric car drivers seek key reforms to improve confidence in public electric vehicle charging

Survey by Electric Vehicle Association (EVA) England reveals 92 percent of electric drivers rely on public charging at least once a month

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Biz

Good Energy to offer electric car drivers free electricity

Britain generates so much renewable electricity it makes sense to take advantage of this free resource

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Life

Liberty Charge kickstarts rollout of 800 electric car and vehicle charge points across London

Joint venture between Liberty Global and Zouk Capital kicks off the project with 20 new charge points in the London borough of Waltham Forest

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Life

EAV launches the new 2Charge in conjunction with Ford Motor Company’s micromobility e-scooter rental unit

Oxfordshire-based micro-mobility manufacturer continues to find zero-emissions solutions for city applications

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Leasing & Fleets
EV Life

Save thousands of pounds by driving an electric car

Octopus launches new electric car leasing company to unlock salary sacrifice for companies of all sizes

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

YourParkingSpace teams up with EVBox to spark electric car park and charge revolution for UK motorists

The partnership will see the roll-out of 200 charge points across Atlas Hotels, with a further 3,000 for comparable clients over the next 18 months

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
EV Biz

Blacklane invests in London-based electric chauffeur service Havn

Both zero-emission services will continue to operate separately, sustainably and safely within Covid guidelines

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Services
EV Life

Electric car subscription service provider Onto orders 300 all-new Peugeot e-208 GT Line models

Onto expands its range and aims to accelerate the adoption of electric cars

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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Influence emobility announces start-up challenge offering a year’s free consultancy and global promotion worth approximately £60,000

The competition will be judged by an expert global panel including Roger Atkins, founder of Electric Vehicles Outlook

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Kia UK forms partnerships with bp Chargemaster and Pod Point for its electric car owners

New deal offers customers preferential terms for a homecharge point

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
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Car subscription platform Elmo secures £2 million investment for electric car subscription business

Electric car subscription company continues to encourage zero-emission driving for a cleaner future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
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FreeWire Technologies secures $50 million in series C funding round to scale ultra-fast electric vehicle charging infrastructure

Funding led by energy private equity firm Riverstone Holdings accelerates FreeWire’s international expansion of its battery-integrated ultra-fast electric car chargers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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NewMotion, a Shell group company, has just launched an ebook looking into electric car buyer profiles and how to help potential zero-emission adopters

If you’re converting to an electric car it’s all about turning preconceived barriers into real-world benefits

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Dean Prosser

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

New bp pulse ultra-fast charging hubs to roll out across the UK

bp pulse aims to double the size of its charging network in the UK to 16,000 charge points by 2030

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Kia Motors launches KiaCharge in the UK with one account offering access to 13,900 charging points for its electric car drivers

New electric car charging service offers two tariffs and can also be used throughout Europe

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Vauxhall expands free 30,000 miles of green electricity and home charger offer for Corsa-e buyers to include personal contract purchases

Corsa-e customers will also receive a free six-month subscription to the BP Pulse public charging network

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Volkswagen Group and bp to join forces to expand ultra-fast electric vehicle charging across Europe

The collaboration aims to offer fast, reliable and convenient charging solutions to help more drivers make the switch to zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Zap-Map signs up ESB Energy to new electric car and vehicle payment platform

Zap-Pay allows electric car drivers to pay for charging simply and easily across different networks

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Guest editor David Watson, CEO at Ohme, believes data must drive the UK's transition to electric vehicles

Energy companies, consumers and OEMs alike will benefit from a demand-led, insights-driven market as we embark on the electrification journey

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David Watson

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April 6, 2021

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Community
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MG and Richmond Motor Group support the vulnerable with meals on electric wheels

British carmaker continues to supper good causes with its electric vehicles

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sales Trends
EV Life

Online parking portal data shows electric cars on a rapid rise

Survey reveals that as electric car use is increasing diesel vehicles are declining

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Renault Kangoo Z.E. enables Sky to tune into the benefits of 100 percent electric commercial vehicles

Electric vehicles helping to drive forward Sky’s ambition to be net-zero carbon by 2030

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Net Zero
EV Life

Emobility by Stellantis presents an innovative reward programme for drivers of Fiat’s New 500 electric car

Stellantis working in partnership with Kiri Technologies to award drivers for environmentally-friendly behaviours

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

New electric car dismantling facility helps SYNETIQ to enhance sustainable motoring solutions

Efficient dismantling will help reduce the cost of keeping electric cars on the road for longer

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Community
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Electric Vehicle Association England opens its doors to members

The association will provide information about electric cars, smart charging and promote the health and environmental benefits of zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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