UK Plugin EV Share Above 20% In September, Tesla Model 3 Overall Bestseller

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 14:23:53 +0000

The UK auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 21.65% share in September, up over 2x year-on-year. Full battery electrics outperformed, alone taking 15.2% share and a record 32,721 unit volume. Old-school diesel sales fell off a cliff, dropping to under 5% market share in an overall auto market down ~45% in volume from seasonal […]

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Millions Suffering From Fuel Anxiety In UK — If Only They Could Charge Up At Home

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 03:47:03 +0000

If you haven’t caught the news from good old Britain, they’ve been having a pretty big fuel crisis of sorts the past week or so. Due to the covid pandemic, there have been all sorts of supply chain disruptions and labor shortages, as anyone inhabiting a society on planet Earth has likely noticed. In particular, […]

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SSE Backs Top Power Execs With New UK Renewable Energy Group

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 16:09:08 +0000

The post SSE Backs Top Power Execs With New UK Renewable Energy Group appeared first on POWER Magazine.

A group of energy sector entrepreneurs, supported by a Scottish multi-national energy company, has announced the launch of a business venture focused on rolling out large-scale wind and solar farms across the UK and Europe. Renewco Power on Sept. 21 said it wants to develop more than 4 GW of renewable energy projects in the […]

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Police Car Now An Option In UK

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 22:41:44 +0000

I’ve noticed that a lot of new electric vehicle models have been marketed for use as emergency services vehicles in the past year. It seems that a combination of better EV technology (more range, more model variety, better tech) and stronger and stronger requirements from governments to cut emissions have led to automakers working harder […]

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Shell Oil Looks To Become A Leader In Electric Vehicle Charging

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 12 Sep 2021 19:48:27 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. By Charles Morris It sounds like the perfect plot for a conspiracy thriller: the giant oil companies are buying up electric vehicle charging companies as fast as they can. Do they mean to shut ‘em all down, or just to make sure that the price of charging is high enough that driving an […]

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UK Legislation Will Require All New Homes To Have EV Chargepoints

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2021 16:31:31 +0000

The move aims to drastically increase the rate at which charge points are being built so the UK can hit its 2030 target for eliminating sales of new gas and diesel cars.

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August UK Plugin EV Hits 18.3%, Up Almost 2x Year-On-Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:31:34 +0000

The UK  auto market, Europe’s third largest, saw plugin electric vehicle share of 18.3% in August 2021, up 1.9x from 9.76% in August 2020. Overall auto market volume was down 7.6% from long term seasonal norms, at 68,033 units. The Volkswagen brand dominated all electric market share at 15.4%. August’s combined plugin result of 18.3% […]

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16 Countries Now Over 10% Plugin Vehicle Share, 6 Over 20%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 03:30:09 +0000

The plugin electric vehicle market has exploded in the past year (in a good way), thanks especially to the European Union requiring that automakers sell more efficient vehicles (EVs) or pay big fines. All of a sudden, automakers have discovered that consumers will indeed buy millions of EVs if you produce them and market them […]

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