Pod Point stalls activities amid Covid-19 pandemic

The firm states that in critical cases, exceptions would be made for emergency charges and mobility requirements

Ireland’s EV sales ‘lagging behind 2030 target’, despite 53% yearly hike

Cornwall Insight suggests ‘Ireland may need to go further and put in more ambitious measures’

UK Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Association and REA announce merger

The trade associations suggest the partnership will provide a ‘communications boost’ to the UK’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure

MG supplies 100 EVs to NHS to help during coronavirus crisis

The first six EVs have been already supplied to Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Trust

Tesla’s New York Gigafactory begins ventilator production ‘as soon as humanly possible’

Elon Musk assured New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio that he ‘will do anything in our power to help the citizens of New York’

A lack of charging infrastructure ‘is deterring motorists from switching to EVs’

Connected Kerb deems public charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in the UK unfit for purpose and states a radical overhaul is needed to make ownership accessible to all

Chinese EV maker BYD builds ‘world’s biggest coronavirus face mask factory’

The company’s factory can also produce five million face masks and 300,000 bottles of hand sanitiser gels per day

Elon Musk offers to make ventilators amid coronavirus crisis

The Tesla CEO said the company would step in to help make ventilators if there is a shortage in hospitals

Statkraft buys Vattenfall’s EV charging network in UK

The company, which had previously bought two European EV charging companies, aims to “contribute to the transition to a renewable energy powered transport sector in the UK”

Majority of UK motorists ‘back smart charging markets’

Recent research states most motorists would be happy to charge their electric vehicles outside of peak times in return for lower bills