Government urged to promote all zero emission vehicles for net zero target

UKPIA has called on the government to promote all types of zero emission vehicles, including e-fuels

Will Tata Group build a gigafactory in Somerset?

While a deal has not been signed yet, negotiations have reportedly progressed and Somerset is poised to become the location for a multibillion-pound electric car battery plant

Government urged to launch per-mile charging system for EVs

A think tank has proposed replacing fuel duty with a per-mile charging system, providing higher mileage allowances for residents in rural areas to maintain fairness

Is the UK close to finalising deal for JLR EV battery gigafactory?

Talks between the government and Jaguar Land Rover owner Tata are reportedly in advanced stages, with a deal to build a multi-billion pound gigafactory in Somerset

Electrifying surge in EV leasing

Leasing enquires for new EVs have increased by 32%, according to a report

Stellantis warns Brexit deal imperils UK EV production

The parent company of brands such as Vauxhall, Citroen, Peugeot and Fiat has raised concerns about its ability to fulfill its commitment to manufacturing EVs in the UK

MPs slam government’s 2030 ban on new petrol and diesel cars

The government’s proposal is facing opposition from MPs due to concerns about the lack of charging infrastructure and the high cost of EVs

Sumitomo Electric powers up Scotland with new cable factory!

Japanese manufacturer will set up a Scottish factory to meet the growing demand for high-end cables, particularly for offshore wind farms and grid connections

EV sales to surge 35% in 2023

Growing electrification is predicted to reduce the global demand for oil by at least five million barrels per day by 2030, according to the International Energy Agency

‘Wind and solar PV are the green dream team for the environment’

A switch to wind and solar PV can lead to a significant decrease in environmental impact compared to other forms of renewable energy, according to a recent report