Tag: UK Government

UK Government allocates £33 million for green maritime revolution

£33 million government funding allocated to 33 projects for green maritime technologies.Projects aim to demonstrate, trial, and study technologies like electric, hydrogen, and wind power.Funding accelerates the UK's commitment to sustainable maritime solutions, job...

Volvo’s electric tractor units get green light for UK government’s £25,000 plug-in grant

Volvo Trucks, first UK manufacturer with 4 approved low-emission models for £25,000 plug-in grant.FH Electric, FM Electric (six batteries each), FL Electric 4x2 rigid, and FE Electric 6x2 rigid are approved.Volvo leads e-mobility with...

UK Government’s Zero-Emission Vehicle Mandate comes into effect: Will it be enough to save the country’s net zero aspirations?

UK government’s Zero-Emission Vehicle Mandate comes into effect.Proportionate strategy set, with annual targets starting at 22% in 2024, rising to 80% in 2030.Doubts around the delay on the ban of new ICE sales, while...

DAF XD and XF Electric blaze trails in a British showdown over long-distance electric transport

DAF XD and XF Electric headline the UK Government and Innovate UK's 'Zero Emission HGV and Infrastructure Demonstrator' programme.Govt-backed initiative propels electric long-haul, boosts truck charging networks.DAF Trucks offer a 500 km range and...

Powering tomorrow: UK Government unveils bold blueprint for EV battery revolution

The UK Government has sparked a plan with an EV battery strategy to amp up the supply chain for zero-emission vehicles.The plan channels £2 billion of funding over the next five years (until 2030)...

New laws enacted to revolutionize the EV charging experience in the United Kingdom

New UK laws simplify and enhance EV charging experience, offering clear, comparable pricing and contactless payment options.Regulations prioritize data accessibility, enabling easy location of suitable chargepoints and checking charging speeds and availability.The initiative supports...

The UK Government invests £200 million to electrify the nation’s freight sector

UK invests £200 million for 370 zero-emission trucks to help decarbonize the freight sector.57 charging sites established, solidifying infrastructure for electric vehicles.£2 million for Freight Innovation Fund, fostering innovation in the haulage sector.The UK...

The UK’s green technology sector gains an influx of £89 million in government and industry funding

£89 million funding for 20 green technology projects, including offroad vehicles and EV batteries.Administered by the Advanced Propulsion Centre UK, aiming to establish a comprehensive zero emission vehicle supply chain.Initiatives by companies like Aston...