UK’s gigafactory ambitions ‘at dead end without more support’

The Environmental Audit Committee estimates a further 100GWh of gigafactory capacity is needed to meet ambitions for the production of BEVs

Postman Pat goes electric!

Royal Mail says posties will be able to order only company electric vehicles (EVs) from 2025

‘UK’s first’ gigafactory greenlighted

Britishvolt’s factory in Northumberland is predicted to produce enough cells for approximately 300,000 EVs a year

ENGIE signs PPA deal for Polish battery materials factory

The energy company will provide green electricity from its existing wind park in southwestern Poland

Plug-in vehicles ‘made up 17% of new cars in June’

One-in-ten car registrations in June were battery electric vehicles, according to SMMT

SP Energy Networks unveils £3.2bn investment for greener future

The mammoth investment will support the upgrade of critical infrastructure as the UK moves to low carbon technologies

UK Power Networks unleashes £4.5bn net zero plan

The country’s biggest electricity distributor has unveiled its ED2 Business Plan

Net zero ‘requires nearly 2.3m new EV charge points by 2030’

The SMMT calls for a bigger budget and a 60GWh of gigafactory capacity by the end of the decade

Sunderland jump starts EV revolution with gigafactory

Nissan has today unveiled plans to build a new £1 billion gigafactory in Sunderland

Cambridge dons’ EV delight

University of Cambridge has the highest percentage of electric vehicles in its fleet, according to a new report