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

Four EV charging firms join Octopus Energy’s Electric Juice Network

Franklin Energy LiFe, Hubsta, Alfa Power and Plug-N-Go have joined the roaming service in the new move

China would ‘need $5 trillion of investments’ to be carbon-neutral by 2060

The country’s solar, wind and storage capacities will have to increase 11 times by 2050 compared to 2020 levels, according to a new report

Iberdrola announces new unit dedicated to green hydrogen

The company has joined the technological challenge of producing and supplying hydrogen from clean energy sources, using 100% renewable electricity in its electrolysis process

Not such a waste! Orange peel could help recycle batteries say boffins

The research of scientists from Nanyang Technological University Singapore aims to address food and e-waste challenges

Fiat Chrysler granted €800m financing for EVs in Italy

The European Investment Bank is supporting the development of battery electric vehicles as well as plug-in hybrids

Amazon announces first five recipients of its $2bn Climate Pledge Fund

The e-commerce giant will support companies developing technologies aimed at the decarbonisation of transport, energy efficiency and carbon sequestration

‘Nearly 323 million EVs will be on the world’s roads by 2040’

EV sales are predicted to reach 45 million units every year by 2040, according to a new report

New £500m UK loan to accelerate Ford’s exports and vehicle electrification

The loan will also help safeguard thousands of highly skilled jobs at the Ford Britain Dunton Campus in Essex and engine production centre in Dagenham

Former Royal Air Force base in South Wales to become home of the UK’s first battery gigaplant

The facility will produce lithium-ion cylindrical batteries, servicing primarily the automotive industry