New York offers $3m to drive energy efficiency in transport

The project supports Governor Andrew Cuomo’s goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030

Clean energy and transport projects win share of €4bn EU fund

Grants are being provided for electric buses and trams, wind farms and energy efficiency projects

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Clean vehicles ‘are needed to protect the environment’

That’s the verdict from 65% of people in the UK, according to a 2,000-adult survey conducted by Nissan

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Central London deliveries switch to cargo bikes ahead of clean air scheme

The Bikes for Business initiative will help 60 businesses switch to cargo bike deliveries ahead of the Ultra Low Emission Zone launching on the 8th of April

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Daimler Trucks to smarten up as firm buys driverless vehicle business

The Daimler subsidiary has acquired the majority stake in Torc Robotics for an undisclosed sum

Deliveroo looks to deliver emissions savings with electric scooters

The food delivery service has partnered with Elmovo to offer a new service where food delivery riders in London can rent an electric moped by the hour

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EVs made up almost 60% of Norway’s new car sales in March

New statistics released by the Norwegian Road Federation show the market share for electric vehicles broke the halfway barrier for the first time ever

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Hop in! Carpooling ‘saves 1.6m tonnes of CO2 emissions every year’

A new report based on one firm’s carpooling data suggests this reduction is acheived whilst doubling the number of people travelling

New industry consultation seeks views to boost EV transition

It is open until 18th April 2019

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Nissan LEAF becomes first EV to sell more than 400,000 units

This makes the car, which was originally launched in 2010, the best-selling EV of all time