New tech can smarten up non-smart EV chargers

EO Charging’s ‘eoALM’ device can automatically prioritise EV charging and adjust the power being supplied

EV-maker NIO files for $1.8bn share offering in US

The Chinese electric vehicle maker has applied to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange

New catalyst edges closer to hydrogen production from seawater

A new discovery means the process can be undertaken without creating harmful gases

Lidl Ireland charges up store car parks with EV infrastructure

It has committed to building 40 EV charging points across 20 of its locations

New battery tech ‘could recharge EVs in seconds, not hours’

Researchers say it works by simply pumping ‘charged up’ liquid in to a vehicle and removing old battery liquid to be recharged

Solar-power plane stays up in the air for record 26 days

Airbus’ unmanned aircraft weighs only 75 kilograms and flies at an altitude of 70,000 feet

Northern Powergrid rolls towards clean transport future with EV investment

The organisation is buying five new Nissan Leafs and a range of charging equipment

UK’s new homes ‘must use modernised electrical supplies’

The Renewable Energy Association and Western Power Distribution say this would enable more clean technologies to be adopted

Centrica and Ombu plug in to EV infrastructure with new investment

The companies say Israeli start-up Driivz’s cloud-based system will help drive the low carbon transition

Porsche’s first electric car to shoot out of the showroom in 2019

The 600bhp battery-powered Taycan will be able to accelerate to 62mph in under 3.5 seconds