Tag: sustainability

EV growth surges ahead of EU Elections

EV registrations rebound in April, increasing by 14.8% to a total of 108,552 units.EVs maintain a 12% market share year-to-date, up by 6.4% compared to last year.EV registrations are on the rise as the...

Chinese carmakers set sights on production in Turkey to dodge EU tariffs

Chinese automakers eye production in Turkey to avoid EU tariffs.Turkey, a key player in automotive production, accelerates discussions with BYD, Chery, and SAIC.Partnership signifies Turkey's readiness for Europe's electric vehicle transition, boosting its role...

Dallas teams up with Ford Pro to electrify city fleet

The City of Dallas partners with Ford Pro to transition their 5,400 vehicle fleet to electric by 2040.Ford Pro installs charging stations and provides software to optimise charging, saving the city money on energy.This...

VinFast bags almost 30,000 pre-orders for new $10,000 VF 3 in less than three days

VinFast's VF 3 secures nearly 30,000 pre-orders in under 66 hours, priced under $10,000.The compact electric SUV is designed for urban commuting, and is smaller than Volvo's EX30.VF 3 has become a social media...

Airbnb teams up with ChargePoint to help hosts install home EV chargers

Airbnb and ChargePoint team up to support US hosts in meeting the increasing demand for EV charging.Discounts of up to 36% on ChargePoint home EV chargers and $100 off installation are available.Airbnb offers an...

EVs are racing towards half of global auto market dominance

EVs storm towards half of global auto market dominance.IEA's Global EV Outlook 2024 crushes pessimistic views on EV sales, with projections of 17 million global EV sales in 2024.China leads with 10 million EV...

Verge Motorcycles zooms into UK with sales launch and London pop-up store

Verge Motorcycles launch in the UK on May 28th with pop-up store at Westfield London.Verge's electric motorbikes are available to test drive (bookings open, rides start in weeks).CEO Tuomo Lehtimäki excited for the UK...

JLR inks Fortescue deal for advanced EV battery tech in luxury cars

JLR partners with Fortescue for cutting-edge battery intelligence software, Elysia, to boost EV performance.Elysia enhances battery longevity, safety, and faster charging across JLR's luxury electric vehicles.Debuting on the Range Rover Electric, it supports JLR's...

ChargeGuru UK sparks fully funded EV charging for apartment blocks

ChargeGuru revolutionises UK EV infrastructure with fully funded apartment block solutions.The solution is set to fast-track EV charging availability, levelling the field for apartment residents.Partnering with TPI, ChargeGuru empowers property managers for seamless EV...

Introducing the Callum Skye: A $100,000 off-Road EV sports car

Introducing the Callum Skye: A $100,000 off-road EV sports car designed by Ian Callum, now available to order.Dubbed the "world's most beautiful multi-terrain vehicle", the Skye boasts a sleek, rugged exterior inspired by Callum's...

Toyota electrifies trucking: Tern Class 8 electric semi hits dealers across the U.S.

The Tern Class 8 electric semi, a Toyota and Hexagon Purus collaboration, hits U.S. dealers exclusively through Hino Trucks.It boasts 680 peak horsepower, 200-mile range, and rapid charging, built on Hino's chassis and Hexagon...

New ‘most affordable’ DIY e-bike kit debuts at £299

New 'most affordable' DIY e-bike kit debuts at £299 ($349).With over 85,000 kits already on the road, it sets a new standard in affordable electric bike conversions.Swytch launches new DIY e-bike kit at just...
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New UK electric vehicle battery manufacturer Volklec launches in Coventry

New UK EV battery maker Volklec launches in Coventry, creating West Midlands jobs.The company is backed by Frontive and partners with UKBIC for advanced facilities and expertise.Founder Imran Khatri focuses on decarbonisation and broader...

Ebike market set to surge past $62 billion by 2028

Global ebike market set to grow significantly per "E-Bike Market" report, targeting USD 62.3 billion by 2028.Despite challenges, factors like environmental awareness and tech advancements to drive industry forward.Key trends: Lithium-ion as top battery...

Uber boosts London EV adoption with £5,000 grant for its drivers

Uber boosts London's EV revolution with £5,000 driver grants and incentives.London leads globally in Uber's EV usage, with 25% of miles covered by electric cars.Uber offers comprehensive support for EV adoption, including grants, discounts...

Supercar manufacturer McLaren joins the electric MTB game

Building on its expertise of racing in the automotive sector, McLaren has unveiled a range of four high-performance electric mountain bikes, with the flagship ‘600’ model for the US market designed to be the...

IKEA Australia to spend $4.5m on delivery vehicle charging network

IKEA’s Australian branch is set to invest $4.5m into a nationwide charging network across IKEA locations, to support its expanding fleet of electric delivery vans and trucks.The network, built in collaboration with Australian EV...

The Philippines is embracing EVs with continued tax exemptions for imported electric vehicles

The Philippines extends its tax exemption for imported electric and hybrid vehicles, including electric motorcycles and e-bikes, until 2028.This initiative, initially implemented in 2023, aims to promote eco-friendly transportation and reduce carbon emissions.The policy...

Parkopedia fights charging anxiety across Europe with support from BMW Group

Parkopedia expands coverage to Spain, Italy, Belgium, and Luxembourg, bolstering its European presence.Collaboration with BMW Group enhances EV services, offering comprehensive data for charging locations.Addressing EV driver concerns, Parkopedia aims for global expansion to...

PEUGEOT extends industry-leading 8-year coverage to its entire electric car range

PEUGEOT extends 8-year, 160,000 km coverage to entire electric car lineup.ALLURE CARE programme introduced in key European markets, setting industry standard.Coverage includes critical components and complements existing warranty, aiming to boost consumer confidence in...

Andersen EV introduces the A3 home charge point, with exclusive design from CALLUM Designs

Andersen EV introduces A3 EV charge point with a concealed cable.Collaboration with CALLUM Designs adds luxury with special-edition fascia.Advanced tech includes solar capabilities, updated interface, and intelligent lighting.Andersen EV debuts the cutting-edge A3 designer...

LEVC delivers the TX Access electric taxi to Cliveden-National Trust to aid decarbonisation and visitor experience

LEVC and Cliveden-National Trust partner, introducing TX Access electric taxi—wheelchair-accessible vehicle, enhancing accessibility and sustainability.TX Access garners praise for its quiet ride and universal accessibility during the Easter break.CEO Alex Nan and GM Robert...

Evolution of the British ebike industry: John Lewis stocks VOLT ebikes

John Lewis, the UK’s largest department store, now stocks VOLT ebikes nationwide.This marks a significant milestone for the ebike industry, breaking into the British mainstream market.James Metcalfe of VOLT and Emilia Hougasian of John...

EV Leaders: Om Shankar, Vice President & General Manager, Konect

Mobility giant, Gilbarco Veeder-Root, recently launched Konect, the innovative new brand bringing EV charging to traditional forecourts. Konect offers comprehensive software and hardware solutions to streamline the electrification process. In turn, it makes emobility...
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