New bond issued to fund EV charging network in Greater Manchester

Iduna is seeking to raise £4m to finance the installation of 50 new fast or rapid public EV chargers at high traffic locations across the region

Tesco hits half million free EV charging milestone

The retail giant has installed free charging points at 600 supermarkets across the UK

Demand for plug-in vehicles breaks new record in March

Registrations of battery electric vehicles increased by 88.2% last month, according to the latest SMMT report

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

Government launches £20m EV innovation competition

Zero-emission emergency vehicles, smart charging infrastructure and EV battery recycling could benefit from the new investment

US firm launches battery-swapping to charge EVs in under ten minutes

The technology uses AI-powered robots to replace depleted batteries with fully charged units

Nearly 26% of drivers wrongly believe EVs are more pricey to run

Just 5% plan to go electric in 2021, new report shows

NatWest and Octopus Energy team up to make EV charging cheaper

NatWest customers will be able to purchase EV charge-points at discounted rates

EV rapid charge-points increase by 37% in 2020

Official figures show nearly 1,288 more EV charging devices were available in the fourth quarter of 2020

Shop with added zip – Lidl’s EV charging milestone

Nearly 1.7 million kg of CO2 have been saved since the first EV charger installation