India has pushed back a deadline to put thousands of battery-driven cars on the road by nearly a year, in a setback to its ambitions of having electric vehicles comprise about a third of its fleet by 2030.
UK energy giant BP today announced a £14.8million investment in an Israel-based developer of ultra-fast charging batteries.
The century-long dominance of gasoline-engine cars will sputter in coming decades as incentivized Chinese buyers and more-efficient manufacturers combine to put electric vehicles atop the sales leader board.
The age of the electric vehicle (EV) will be here sooner than you think.
Under plans to tackle air pollution, all sales of new petrol and diesel cars in the UK will cease by 2040. But with electric cars currently accounting for just 1% of new vehicle sales, there will need to be a big gear change in the way we purchase cars before we reach the target.
Many regions of the UK are "falling short" when it comes to providing charging points for electric vehicles, new analysis has indicated.
It’ll take more than just driving an electric vehicle to save the environment. You’ll have to charge it at the right time, too.
BP said today that it had invested £3.5million in a US-based manufacturer of mobile electric vehicle (EV) rapid charging systems.
Three-fifths of new cars and vans should be electric by 2030 to meet legal targets to cut greenhouse gases, Government climate advisers have said.
A UK-wide government funding scheme for the implementation of electric vehicle (EV) charge points has gone unclaimed by every council in Scotland.
The UK Government Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has today announced an Automotive Sector Deal, which includes plans for the electric vehicle (EV) sector and the expansion of charging points.
The use of electric vehicle (EV) charge points in Scotland has increased by 43% in the last year, claims data provided by the RAC Foundation.
A new white paper has revealed that the impact of switching to electric vehicles (EVs) could have wider reaching cultural consequences such as convenience and safety.
North England electricity distribution company, Northern Powergrid, will develop a new energy market to allow customers to financially benefit from low-carbon energy technologies.
Electric vehicles are a fascinating subject and not a day goes by without Tesla or a major OEM touting their latest designs and the virtues of electrification of their light vehicle fleet. That excludes Marchionne, Ferrari’s CEO, who famously retorted that ‘you’ll have to shoot me first’ before the supercar brand develops a vehicle without the roaring sound of an internal combustion engine.
New report launched by the Renewable Energy Association (REA) suggests that a faster shift to electric vehicles (EVs) is possible if a stronger charging strategy is rolled out.
We're mostly familiar with the lithium ion battery, which can be recharged hundreds of times and is shown to work really well in devices such as mobile phones.
The best ways to improve energy security, mitigate global warming and reduce the number of deaths caused by air pollution are blowing in the wind and rippling in the water.
THE rest of the country may be in the grip of a road fuel crisis - but one Easter Ross man does not have to panic-buy at the pumps.