A 2030 ban on polluting cars ‘could create £4.2bn supercharge for the economy’

An accelerated ban on new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars and vans could create almost 32,000 new jobs by 2030, according to a new report

EV sales in Australia triple while petrol and diesel cars decline in popularity

Almost 56% of drivers would now consider purchasing an EV as their next vehicle, according to a new report

Majority of UK public want EVs to rule the streets by 2025

The research suggests 38% of people would be willing to support a 1% increase in tax to fund EV infrastructure and 32% would support up to a 5% increase

UK sees 20% hike in petrol station drive-offs during coronavirus

The British Oil Security Syndicate has implemented ‘resilience procedures’ in order to provide forecourt operators with a full level of service

China’s petrol exports witness 32% surge amid covid-19 pandemic

China National Petroleum Corp’s research institute has predicted a 35.7% downfall i for the first financial quarter

Is Covid-19 rapidly spreading through petrol pumps?

The Irish Petroleum Industry Association told ELN: “The level of risk is no greater than that of touching any other hard object”

Ireland proposes to ban sale of new fossil fuels cars from 2030

The government also intends to stop granting National Car Tests for petrol and diesel vehicles from 2045

US petrol station switches to 100% EV charging

RS Automotives in Maryland claims to be the country’s first petrol station to quit fossil fuels entirely

World’s first Museum of Fossil Fuels opens in Sweden

Visitors will be able to smell the scents particular to fossil fuels, listen to the sounds of engines and experience a replica of a petrol station

Record high market share for battery EVs in July

Demand for battery EVs shot up by a staggering 158%, with a total of 2,271 sold last month