London Assembly: Parking for EVs should be free or discounted

Its Environment Committee is also calling on Mayor Sadiq Khan to install more charging points across the capital

IEA: Only four out of 38 clean technologies on track to meet sustainability goals

Most technologies will not meet the climate, energy access and air pollution targets under its Sustainable Development Scenario

BP invests $20m in ultra-fast EV charging battery start-up

StoreDot is said to have developed a battery system that could potentially charge an EV in five minutes

All aboard! Electric buses to take the lead for EVs by 2030

Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) suggests electric models will make up 84% of the global bus market by this time

New York announces $4.2m to boost rapid EV charging

It is part of an initiative which aims to install 10,000 charging points by 2021

Oxford Council trials ‘world’s first pop-up’ EV chargers

Householders are being encouraged to nominate their street to take part in the project

ChargePoint partners with utility infrastructure firm

The firms aim to accelerate the growth of the UK’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure

ScottishPower launches energy tariff for EVs

It offers renewable energy at a fixed price until June 2020

New EU law will see EVs pump up the noise

From next year, Europe’s electric vehicles will need to make sounds to alert pedestrians to their presence

Ace! Wimbledon serves up plastic straws ban

A total of 10 electric vehicles will also be introduced into the courtesy car fleet for the first time