Google, Samsung, BMW and Volvo call for deep sea mining moratorium

The companies have pledged not to source any minerals from the deep sea

Plans for new gigafactory at Coventry Airport unveiled

The facility is predicted to create thousands of green jobs and attract up to £2bn of investment

BMW turns to Dubai desert sunshine to produce aluminium

The ‘world’s largest’ solar park will power aluminium production operations

BMW to supply retired EV batteries to build mobile charging stations

Old BMW and MINI EV batteries will have a second life being used in systems with a capacity of up to 180kWh

BMW teases new EV that ‘reaches top speed in four seconds’

The new Concept i4 offers a range of up to 372 miles on a single charge

E.ON wins BMW order to plug in 4,100 EV charging points in Germany

They will be installed at BMW production plants, development centres and office locations, with half of the chargers available for use to the public

Hyundai and Kia join EV charging network in Europe

IONITY has so far achieved a network of nearly 140 renewable energy-powered charging stations in 14 European countries

Major global carmakers invest in $100m Israeli mobility fund

Investors include BMW, Hyundai and the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance

BMW unveils Brit-built fully electric MINI

It has a 135kW motor, with a maximum range of up to 144 miles per charge

Volkswagen invests $1bn in Swedish battery firm Northvolt

A 50/50 joint venture will see the companies build a 16GWh battery gigafactory in Germany