Fiat Chrysler granted €800m financing for EVs in Italy

The European Investment Bank is supporting the development of battery electric vehicles as well as plug-in hybrids

Scottish Government to offer loans of up to £20,000 for second-hand EVs

The extension of the Low Carbon Transport Loan will enable an individual to obtain an interest-free loan over five years

Why the smart grid is at the forefront of the energy revolution

The way the energy industry works hasn’t changed all that much for decades now. But we’re at the start of an energy revolution, with the smart grid at the forefront.

‘UK’s first’ EV forecourt in Essex nears completion

The project, the first of a £1 billion nationwide network of electric forecourts, is planned to open before the end of the year

Centrica powers 32 double-decker e-buses in Manchester

The e-bus fleet is forecast to save an estimated 920,000 litres of diesel a year and reduce annual carbon dioxide by 2,400 tonnes

GTR and Pod Point open the ‘largest EV charging hub’ in UK rail

The hub at Hatfield station features a total of 27 charging points and aims to facilitate the growing demand for EV charging infrastructure

SP Energy Networks launches 95MW tender for flexibility services

It has joined forces with independent online marketplace Piclo for the flexibility services in 40 locations across its licence areas in England, Scotland and North Wales

Uber commits to offering 100% electric rides by 2030

The ridesharing firm has pledged to invest $800 million in resources to help hundreds of thousands of drivers transition to EVs by 2025

Nearly half of Brits ‘aren’t considering buying an EV’

Cost is still a major factor that puts off more than half of consumers from buying an EV, according to a new report

Government announces £12m to turbocharge UK’s EV transformation

The funds will be shared by projects which make use of the most innovative EV technologies, including one that promises a six-minute battery charge