Dutch students develop solar-powered mobile home

Solar Team Eindhoven has developed a vehicle that could travel up to 730 kilometres using solely the energy produced by its solar panels

Scottish waves make a splash by powering EVs

An EV charging point on the island of Yell in Shetland is claimed to be the UK’s first that allows drivers to fill up from a tidal energy source

Israeli lithium-ion battery offers EV full charge in five minutes

The battery enables full charge in five minutes providing up to 300Km of driving range

Big Mac-charge! McDonald’s rolls out EV rapid charging at UK drive-ins

Customers will be able to get an 80% charge in 20 minutes

ENGIE rolls out free EV charging for taxi and private hire vehicles

After one year of free charging, ENGIE will then offer a discounted rate of 75% for the next two to five years

Automotive and electricity industries call for rapid action on low carbon refuelling stations

The coalition urges governments to deploy EV charging and hydrogen infrastructure sooner to meet the zero-emission goals

Pod Point stalls activities amid Covid-19 pandemic

The firm states that in critical cases, exceptions would be made for emergency charges and mobility requirements

East Midlands awards £2m EV charging contract

Chargemaster has won a £2 million contract to install and operate around 230 electric vehicle (EV) charging points across Nottingham, Nottinghamshire and Derby. The EV infrastructure provider will put the equipment into place over the next three years as part of the region’s Go Ultra Low City status, with at least 11 sites set to […]

Electric driving speeds up with Autobahn chargers

E.ON and a German highway service station firm have teamed up to make it easier to drive an electric vehicle (EV) across the country. The energy giant’s collaboration with Tank & Rast aims to upgrade existing EV charging infrastructure to ultra-fast models along the autobahn between Flensburg and Munich. More than 90 motorway service stations […]

OVO Energy helps Chargemaster go 100% green

An independent energy supplier is to provide an electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure firm with 100% renewable electricity for its charging network. The new partnership between British firms OVO Energy and Chargemaster will see the creation of the ‘EV Everywhere’ tariff, which bundles clean household energy with free membership to the POLAR network of more than […]