London’s dirtiest buses in £86m retrofit

London’s most polluting buses are to be upgraded, cutting their emissions by up to 95%. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan announced around 5,000 buses will take part in the retrofit programme, bringing them up to the latest ultra-low Euro VI emissions standards. This is around half of the capital city’s existing fleet – by 2020 […]

Hyundai hypes new hydrogen technology

Hyundai has unveiled the next generation of its hydrogen fuel cell technology at the Geneva Motor Show 2017. Its futuristic Future Eco (FE) Fuel Cell concept car aims to set a standard for the next stage of hydrogen vehicles, a sector the South Korean car manufacturer has already made a significant impact upon. Hyundai’s ‘ix35’ fuel cell vehicle became the world’s first mass […]

Bright new idea for EV charging in Kensington

Streetlights are now being used to charge EVs during daylight hours in an innovative new trial. The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, UK Power Networks (UKPN) and Ubitricity have partnered to convert three streetlights in London, which will allow local EV owners to charge their cars near their front door rather than having to […]