‘UK first’: bp pulse plugs in rapid EV charging hub for fleets in London

The multi-charger hub on Park Lane can provide rapid charging for up to 10 vehicles simultaneously, with Uber the first customer to get access to the chargers

Consortium urges EU to end sales of diesel and petrol car sales by 2035

A group of 27 companies suggests a cut-off date will support the EV take-up

Uber offers Londoners the chance to book an EV ride

Trips in electric vehicles will cost no more for riders, while drivers will receive a higher fare per trip

US aerospace developer acquires Uber’s air taxi enterprise

The company plans to offer an affordable, quiet and clean transportation solution using an electric jet with a range of up to 150 miles and a top speed of 200mph

Uber commits to offering 100% electric rides by 2030

The ridesharing firm has pledged to invest $800 million in resources to help hundreds of thousands of drivers transition to EVs by 2025

Uber Boat makes a splash offering rides on Thames to boost greener transport

Passengers will be able to secure their seats through the Uber app and use QR technology to get on board

Ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft ‘worsen carbon emissions’

The rise of ride-hailing services result in an estimated 69% more climate pollution than the trips they displace, according to a new study

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Severn Trent uses Uber drivers to look at water leaks

The drivers sent images to the company’s engineers, who then dispatched appropriate staff to fix issues

Uber takes a ride towards improving London’s air quality

Uber plans to make every one of its car in London fully electric by 2025

Toyota to invest $500m in Uber in driverless car partnership

Technology from each company will be integrated into Toyota’s vehicles and deployed on Uber’s ride-sharing network