'Cheaper, greener, and in-demand': Why stronger CO2 standards for vans could deliver major savings for businesses

Cecilia Keating
clock • 8 min read
Nissan's flagship e-van, the e-NV200 | Credit: Nisaan

Nissan's flagship e-van, the e-NV200 | Credit: Nisaan

Think tank argues growing e-van market can deliver savings for firms across Europe, as separate report warns UK needs up to 661,000 extra EV charge points by 2035

Policymakers in the UK and Europe are under growing pressure to take action now that can rapidly expand the electric vehicle (EV) market, as bans on new internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles draw closer....

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial


Already a BusinessGreen member?


More on Automotive

Credit: iStock

G7 nations pledge to deliver near-zero carbon electricity grids by 2035

But draft proposal to set hard deadline for phase out of coal-powered electricity is struck from final version of agreement

Cecilia Keating
clock 27 May 2022 • 6 min read
Electric vehicles represent a $7tr market opportunity by 2030 alone, according to BNEF | Credit: iStock

RAC: Electric cars charging costs are rising - but not as fast as petrol costs

New analysis shows that driving an electric car still represents 'excellent value for money' compared to petrol or diesels, despite surging electricity prices

Michael Holder
clock 27 May 2022 • 5 min read
Credit: GreenBiz.com

Can Elon Musk save ESG?

The decision to remove Tesla from one of the world's most influential ESG indexes raises important questions over how companies' environmental credentials are judged

Joel Makower, GreenBiz.com
clock 27 May 2022 • 6 min read