UK ‘risks falling behind on electric cars’

The UK is at risk of falling behind other nations when it comes to electric cars according to new analysis. Although Britain now has the world’s fifth most competitive automotive industry in the world, with Formula One an example of technological innovation, this lead “will not be maintained automatically” suggests the left-leaning think tank IPPR […]

New battery extends electric car range

A battery for electric cars that boosts the typical range by 35% has been successfully tested by an European battery supplier Axeon, which led the £1.3 million project to develop the battery, found the range was better compared to a battery of the same weight with existing technologies. John Laughlin at the Technology Strategy Board, […]