Ireland’s EV sales ‘lagging behind 2030 target’, despite 53% yearly hike

Cornwall Insight suggests ‘Ireland may need to go further and put in more ambitious measures’

Increase in virtual events ‘sees 99% reduction in emissions’

A new report notes online events eliminate the need to travel, book a hotel and organise catering services and offer a range of ‘practical and ecological benefits’

UK Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Association and REA announce merger

The trade associations suggest the partnership will provide a ‘communications boost’ to the UK’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure

Ford to scale up production of medical equipment in fight against coronavirus

The company plans to assemble more than 100,000 face shields per week and leverage its in-house 3D printing capability to produce components for use in personal protective equipment

MG supplies 100 EVs to NHS to help during coronavirus crisis

The first six EVs have been already supplied to Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Trust

Tesla’s New York Gigafactory begins ventilator production ‘as soon as humanly possible’

Elon Musk assured New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio that he ‘will do anything in our power to help the citizens of New York’

German facility ‘to convert carbon dioxide from the air to solid carbon’

The facility will be ‘the world’s first container-scale plant of its kind’ to convert carbon dioxide from ambient air into ‘carbon black’ powder that can be used as a raw material for high-tech applications

Xergy’s oil and gas digital platform secures £1.8m of private investment

Proteus aims to transform ‘the way in which the industry sources and uses talent to resource and deliver projects’

New joint venture to provide circular solution to ‘millions tonnes of e-mobility waste’

Aceleron and Eco Charger have launched a new venture to provide circular-economy-ready batteries

Toyota and Hino Motors partner to develop heavy-duty fuel cell truck

Heavy-duty trucks account for about 60% of the total carbon dioxide emissions from commercial vehicles operating in the firms’ home market of Japan