Workhorse showcases electric mobility offering in Manhattan

The vehicle manufacturer has unveiled a new personal ‘octocopter’ and an electric pickup truck

US coal consumption hits 25-year lows

This was 36% lower than in 2008, when US coal production peaked

Japan to make all new passenger cars electric by 2050

It will also set up a new entity to help car manufacturers source cobalt for batteries

Motorists ‘losing out due to government hesitancy on green fuels’

That’s according to the All Party Parliamentary Group for British Bioethanol, which says the delay is unwarranted

UK mulls introducing ‘greener’ petrol at forecourts

The government is seeking views on whether and how it should introduce the E10 fuel, which contains more bioethanol than traditional petrol

Rolls-Royce unveils airborne electric taxi

The concept vehicle uses turbines to turn gas into electricity, which is used to power six engines

‘Too many green voices slowing UK public’s EV adoption’

Andy Eastlake, Managing Director of the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership, said this is slowing the uptake of clean cars

Majority of Londoners prefer electric taxis to diesel models

Energy firm ESB says the capital’s residents are interested in consciously reducing emissions

New York State announces $5m funding for cleaner public transport

The move supports Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 40% before 2030

Shell CEO backs UK’s 2040 petrol and diesel ban being brought forward

Ben van Beurden said a closer date would help provide clarity for energy companies