New app ‘makes planning for EVs easier’

App will help survey business premises ahead of installing EV charging points

Vestas launches full-electric service vehicle programme in China

The replacement of all Vestas service vehicles with EVs is estimated to result in an annual reduction of 35k tonnes of CO2

European ECV sales jump by 100% in first quarter of 2020

Over the same period, demand for diesel and petrol cars plummeted by 32.6% and 32.2% respectively

Hitachi Capital UK makes multi-million-pound investment into GRIDSERVE

The move aims to help revolutionise approaches to solar energy, create infrastructure to accelerate the adoption of EVs and hit national net zero targets

EVs and public charging network ‘vital for key workers’ during coronavirus crisis

A survey conducted by Zap-Map and the REA asked more than 3,000 EV users about their usage – 83% of users are still reliant on their EV for essential travel

Oxford promises to kick off ‘EV revolution’ with energy superhub

The project will initially electrify 10% of Oxford City Council’s fleet and build a 50-charger public network

Tonik Energy uses the cloud to boost EV charging network

Using Fortum’s EV network management system it hopes to streamline charging infrastructure

Almost half of UK drivers ‘consider EV switch in the wake of Covid-19’

A quarter of people say they will become an EV driver in the next five years, according to a new survey

Polish battery production granted a €480m ‘electric’ boost from EU bank

The EU-backed facilities could potentially power more than 500,000 zero emission EVs per year

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