Rock Tech Lithium plans €470m plant in drive for EV batteries

The lithium hydroxide converter is estimated to have a production capacity of 24,000 metric tons per year

Edinburgh starts rollout of on-street EV charging points

All the new chargers in residential streets are expected to be up and running by spring 2022

Italvolt and ABB strike agreement for gigafactory in Italy

The Italian start-up is building a gigafactory with a 45MWh production capacity for lithium-ion batteries for EVs

Gogoro launches battery swapping system in China

The Gogoro Network is an open platform for battery swapping and smart mobility services, with the batteries used to power lightweight EVs and electric scooters that slide in and out of its swap stations

UK and India agree to collaborate on clean energy ahead of COP26

Their first action is to initiate a joint programme on smart power, renewable energy and storage

GE and General Motors team up to develop rare metals supply chain

The collaboration aims to support the growth of electric vehicles and renewable energy

Where is the best area in the UK to own an EV?

A new report reveals which part of the country has the most public chargers per vehicle

Online searches for EVs skyrocket by 1,300% as pumps run dry

Last Friday, the online searches surpassed 16 times the average volume, new research finds

EV sales soared by 186% during pandemic

The UK market grew six times faster than the global average, a new study finds

Could there be 200 cars queuing for one charger?

Nearly eight million drivers will have to rely on public charging points with not enough to go round says research