UK’s first Electric Vehicle Experience Centre to open doors on 22nd July

UK’s first Electric Vehicle Experience Centre to open doors on 22nd July

Located in a 4,000 sq ft showroom at Milton Keynes’ centre:mk, the UK’s first multi-brand electric car showroom will open its doors to the public on Saturday 22nd July. The Electric Vehicle Experience Centre (EVEC) will help inform the town’s...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Renault gives second life to electric vehicle batteries

Renault gives second life to electric vehicle batteries

Renault and Powervault today announce a partnership to re-use electric vehicle batteries in home energy storage units. This partnership will reduce the cost of a Powervault smart battery unit by 30%, helping Powervault to bring home energy storage to a...<!-- ...
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Nissan LEAF makes a flying start on Heathrow Airport fleet

Nissan LEAF makes a flying start on Heathrow Airport fleet

Heathrow, Britain’s biggest and busiest airport, has turned to the Nissan LEAF as part of its plans to inspire a new culture of electric car usage across its vast site. The airport has initially added 17 all-electric LEAFs to its...<!-- AddThis Sharing Butto...
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Demand for electric drive motors triggers production site expansion

Demand for electric drive motors triggers production site expansion

In order to keep up with the global demand for electric car and plug-in hybrid motors, the leading supplier GKN Driveline has announced a major expansion of its European eDrive production facility in Bruneck, Italy. GKN Driveline will boost the...<!-- AddThis ...
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Fancy charging your electric car on the move?

Fancy charging your electric car on the move?

When I am asked how long it takes to charge up my electric car, I answer about ’30 seconds’.  That is how long it takes to plug it in and then step into the house for dinner or bed time.  For...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Electric vehicle routing made easy with customised data

Electric vehicle routing made easy with customised data

Leading organisations are beginning to invest in electric vehicles for the delivery and collection of goods and services. Despite an often higher upfront cost, EV’s are not subject to the expensive fuel costs of traditional vehicles and present a viable....
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NIO EP9 electric car breaks Nürburgring lap record

NIO EP9 electric car breaks Nürburgring lap record

Today, the NIO EP9, the all electric hypercar, set a new lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, achieving a lap time of 6 minutes 45.900 seconds, beating the record held by the lightweight Radical SR8LM. Last month, NIO announced that...<!-- AddThis Shar...
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Mitsubishi leads the way with electric car technical training

Mitsubishi leads the way with electric car technical training

Mitsubishi Motors in the UK is taking a lead role in assisting with the creation of industry-standard courses in the maintenance of alternative-fuelled vehicles, with technicians in the dealer network being the first to receive IMI Level 3 course in...<!-- Add...
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This electric car is entering the 10,000 mile Mongol Rally and we’ve DRIVEN IT

This electric car is entering the 10,000 mile Mongol Rally and we’ve DRIVEN IT

The Mongol Rally is an untimed 10,000 journey across Europe, Kazastan, Russia and through Mongolia arriving 6-8 weeks later in the Russian town of Udat-Ule.  This year will see electric car advocates Plug In Adventures take their specially modified Nissan...
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Hyundai shows support for Stand Up To Cancer with contactless payment electric car

Hyundai shows support for Stand Up To Cancer with contactless payment electric car

Hyundai UK is showing it’s support for Stand Up To Cancer charity by creating a fundraising world-first: a Contactless Car. Using a IONIQ Electric, this one-of-a-kind electric car allows people to donate to the charity with just a tap of...<!-- AddThis S...
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