What are the cheapest electric cars to run?

What are the cheapest electric cars to run?

Driving an electric car is not just better for the environment and air quality, driving electric is better on your bank balance too. Automotive data experts cap hpi looked at the total cost of ownership (TCO) to reveal the EVs...
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Go Ultra Low companies now total over 100 committing to switching to electric vehicles

Go Ultra Low companies now total over 100 committing to switching to electric vehicles

OVO Energy, Oxford City Council, Santander UK, Swansea University and Gatwick Airport are among the latest organisations to become ‘Go Ultra Low Companies’ – signing-up to a clean, green motoring future by embracing electric vehicles.   These compan...
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Taxi drivers choose the all electric Nissan LEAF in Italy

Taxi drivers choose the all electric Nissan LEAF in Italy

With more zero emission cars on the road, the city of Florence is shaping up to be one of the most advanced Smart Cities in Italy. Last year, the municipality of Florence called a tender notice that involved 70 new...
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1,800km Electric Super Highway to kick-start electric car sales in eastern Australia

1,800km Electric Super Highway to kick-start electric car sales in eastern Australia

Australian-based Tritium has won a contract from the Queensland Government to supply 15 of its award-winning Veefil-RT 50kW rapid chargers to be installed on the first phase of a new Queensland Super Highway. The 1,800km (1118 miles) route from the...
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Survey says UK buyers still don’t know enough about electric cars

Survey says UK buyers still don’t know enough about electric cars

A new study from automotive data experts hpi has revealed that consumers feel they don’t know enough about electric cars to tempt them to switch. The study*, carried out in conjunction with Leeds Beckett University, also reveals that over 95%...
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£246m Faraday Challenge aims to make the U.K. an EV technology leader

£246m Faraday Challenge aims to make the U.K. an EV technology leader

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) has launched a competition to facilitate funding of the UK’s first automotive battery manufacturing development centre, in conjunction with Innovate UK. The funding opportunity is a major step forward in ensuring the UK b...
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The UK’s first ever dedicated electric car showroom opens this weekend

The UK’s first ever dedicated electric car showroom opens this weekend

The UK’s first multi-brand dedicated electric car showroom opens it does this weekend in Milton Keynes. The Electric Vehicle Experience Centre (EVEC), is operated by Chargemaster in the Centre:MK shopping. Run by a team of professionally-trained EV guru...
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Used electric car best buys revealed

Used electric car best buys revealed

Consumer interest in electric cars is soaring. The market for what the industry body, the SMMT, refer to as alternatively fuelled vehicles (AFVs).  These include electric cars, plug-in hybrids and fuel cell vehicles, saw a record market share of 4.4%...
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UK electric car and plug-in hybrid sales hit new high

UK electric car and plug-in hybrid sales hit new high

The future for the UK’s roads looks greener than ever with UK car buyers registering more electric cars and plug-in hybrids during the first half of 2017 than in any previous six-monthly period. More than 22,400 plug-in models were registered...
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Wildlife Park adopts electric car to help educate school children about climate change

Wildlife Park adopts electric car to help educate school children about climate change

Not only is the thriving Yorkshire Wildlife Park the home of a Polar Bear called Nissan, it is also where you will find a Nissan LEAF electric car used to visit local schools as part of Project Polar, an educational outreach...
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