Iberdrola rolls out ‘largest’ EV charging network in Spain

It plans to install 200 chargers by 2019 and 25,000 over the next four years

New York launches $5m fund for EV charging stations

It will provide a $4,000 (£3,046) rebate per charging port for public or private employers, building owners, municipalities and non-profit organisations

EV charging provider builds three-year deal with construction firm

Pod Point will provide charging point installations at Kier’s offices across the UK

IKEA commits to zero emission deliveries in five cities by 2020

It will deploy 100% electric vehicle fleets in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Shanghai

ChargePoint commits to install 2.5m EV chargers by 2025

The majority of the charging points will be evenly split between Europe and North America

Lloyds banks on zero emission driving with £1m fund

Both domestic customers and businesses will be offered £1,000 towards the cost of EVs leased from its vehicle leasing arm

UK announces £25m EV battery challenge

Projects should aim to make it easier to scale up battery production and use and build the UK supply chain

New joint venture to open EV battery factory in Coventry

Hyperbat aims to provide a secure supply chain for UK-based car manufacturers as they transition to greener vehicles

LowCVP to help facilitate UK’s Electric Vehicle Energy Taskforce

The body aims to harness the opportunities and solve the challenges associated with anticipated EV growth

Theresa May to pledge £106m for UK to lead in EV tech

She is due to make the pledge at the UK’s first ever Zero Emission Vehicle Summit in Birmingham today