CMA launches investigation into supply of EV chargers on or near motorways

It is probing suspected breaches of competition law relating to the long term exclusive arrangements entered into by the Electric Highway Company – recently bought by GRIDSERVE – and Ecotricity Group

Bacteria to help recycle EV batteries?

New research claims bacteria could be the eco-friendly answer to recycling lithium-ion batteries

Could electric BMWs stabilise the grid?

EV batteries will become energy storage units to deliver electricity to the grid when needed in a pilot research project

UK’s gigafactory ambitions ‘at dead end without more support’

The Environmental Audit Committee estimates a further 100GWh of gigafactory capacity is needed to meet ambitions for the production of BEVs

Postman Pat goes electric!

Royal Mail says posties will be able to order only company electric vehicles (EVs) from 2025

‘UK’s first’ gigafactory greenlighted

Britishvolt’s factory in Northumberland is predicted to produce enough cells for approximately 300,000 EVs a year

Welsh colleges awarded £2m to provide training for jobs in green economy

The courses will include areas such as electric and hybrid vehicles, environmentally-friendly heating systems and electric bikes

Have a bright idea to help address poor power management impact on MOD estates?

It seeks to understand the capacity of campus sites to take on distributed power resources such as solar and fast charging for EVs

Britain ‘on track to meet its 78% emissions reduction target by 2035’

Two out of the four National Grid ESO’s Future Energy Scenarios show that the UK could deliver on its recent climate pledges

Scotland’s Stirling launches green transport hub

The project will generate renewable energy to power onsite buildings, EV charging infrastructure and street lighting