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Electric Vehicles articles

Electric Vehicles (EVs) - Zero emission electric vehicles are growing in popularity as motorists and businesses seek to reduce environmental impacts and avoid soaring fuel costs. An expanding range of electric vehicles are now available, including plug-in hybrids that run on electric for up to 40 miles before switching to conventional fuel and electric bikes, vans, and taxis.

Latest - Electric Vehicles

End of the road-warrior? UK drivers clock up fewest miles since records began

Government figures show drop in business and private mileage, as growing electric vehicle sales suggest low carbon motoring will soon be in the driving seat

Have your say 31 Jul 2014

Mayor Boris defends u-turn on London diesel ban

Boris Johnson calls on Westminster government to step up efforts to tackle UK's dangerously high pollution levels with new manifesto

Have your say 30 Jul 2014

Manchester debuts first all-electric bus

Metroshuttle service gets zero-emission boost with addition of three new electric buses

Have your say 30 Jul 2014

UK to 'take car clubs up a gear' with £500,000 boost

Funding earmarked for two pilot projects designed to provide wider access to car clubs and electric vehicles

Have your say 29 Jul 2014

Warwick to host UK's £1bn low carbon vehicle research centre

Advanced Propulsion Centre hub will be located at University reknowned for engineering excellence with regional 'spokes' to follow

Have your say 28 Jul 2014

Volvo and ABB in drive to roll out electric bus recharging network

New partnership will deploy city-wide recharging system across Luxembourg next year

Have your say 28 Jul 2014

Tesla revs up UK presence with Heathrow service centre

Electric car manufacturer aims to build six more centres across the country to support sales of its Model S sedan

Have your say 25 Jul 2014

Video: Low carbon policies driving automotive boom

Video highlights the findings of the Low CVP's latest report showing how environmental policies have helped the automotive sector grow

Have your say 18 Jul 2014

Downing Street to get charging points in £5m electric car push

Government to buy nearly 300 plug-in vehicles as it puts 'money where its mouth is'

Have your say 17 Jul 2014

Transport Minister: By 2050 every car on the road will be ultra low emission

Baroness Kramer speech to the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership annual conference - in full

Have your say 17 Jul 2014

The UK auto industry is booming, and it is largely thanks to clean technology

New report details how co-ordinated and long term low carbon policies have been central to the recovery of the UK's automotive industry

Have your say 15 Jul 2014

Safari park goes wild for zero emission Nissan Leaf

Knowsley Safari deploys solar-powered electric car in bid to cut costs and carbon emissions

Have your say 15 Jul 2014

China wants 30 per cent of state cars to be low carbon

Government makes latest move to tackle hazardous smog in major cities

Have your say 14 Jul 2014

Report: Electric vehicle market to hit $500bn by 2025

As China announces major new tax breaks for electric cars, new research suggests the global market for electric vehicles is poised for rapid growth

Have your say 10 Jul 2014

Discover how the Mercedes-Benz Vito E-Cell can benefit your business

Quick charging and low running costs put the Vito E-cell at the vanguard of the electronic-drive van market

Have your say 01 Jul 2014

Battersea Park to host London's first electric Grand Prix

Mayor Boris Johnson welcomes 'awesome addition' to capital's sporting calendar ahead of inaugural Formula E 10 race season

Have your say 01 Jul 2014

Tesla Model S review: Major car manufacturers should be very, very worried

Paul Clarke of Green-Car-Guide says the electric saloon with a 300 mile range will change your view about all other cars

Have your say 30 Jun 2014

Detroit Electric re-emerges with UK production plant

Company made waves last year promising the world's fastest production electric vehicle but had seemingly disappeared

Have your say 27 Jun 2014

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