Tesco Will Now Charge For Level 2 EV Charging

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 20:00:52 +0000

In a recent article at FleetNews, they discuss UK retailer Tesco’s plans to start charging for Level 2 EV charging at its stores. The policy went into effect on November 1st. Let’s take a look at what happened with Tesco and then look at what other businesses could learn from this. In 2019, the supermarket […]

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MG Keeps Growing Its Market Share In The UK

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 12:00:06 +0000

MG4 EVSAIC Motors’ MG range of vehicles have been doing very well in the United Kingdom. In the first 9 months of 2022, MG sold over 38,300 cars, securing its position as the UK’s 12th best-selling manufacturer. Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show MG’s market share has increased by 82% year […]

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New Electric Moke Californian Orders Open In US — Only 325 Available

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 06:08:18 +0000

MOKE-Californian-Front-3-2If you are a MOKE enthusiast in the United States, you now have a chance to purchase the electric Californian edition of the iconic MOKE International vehicle. MOKE has launched its new U.S. website and is taking preorders for the MOKE Electric Californian edition, with prices starting at $41,900. Eager customers can reserve a build […]

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Kia Stinger To Be Replaced With Kia EV6 GT In UK

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 15:43:57 +0000

Kia EV6 GT and Kia Stinger GTSKia enthusiasts in the UK will no longer be able to purchase the Kia Stinger as Kia withdraws it from the UK market. Its new predecessor, the Kia EV6 GT, has been slated to take its place as Kia’s new high-performance vehicle in the UK. The Kia Stinger played an important role in the rebranding […]

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Kenya & The UK Agree To Fast-Track £3.6 Billion In British Investment To Support Kenya’s Leadership On Climate Change

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2022 20:00:19 +0000

Kenya has done really well to increase the penetration of renewables in its electricity generation mix. Kenya has an installed electricity generation capacity of 3 077 MW. Renewables provided 89% of Kenya’s electricity generation in 2021 thanks to contributions from geothermal, wind, hydro, and some utility-scale solar. Kenya is one of the major players in […]

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Electric Bus Boom: Northern Ireland Buying 100 Electric Buses

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 04:55:34 +0000

The UK’s Translink has announced that it is excited about the Department for Infrastructure providing £88 million in funding to buy 100 zero-emission electric buses as well as EV charging infrastructure to support them. Translink says this “will be transformational in delivering a zero emission transport future for Northern Ireland.” Wrightbus will be supplying the […]

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UK BEV Volume Up YoY Despite Tesla Mid-Quarter Restocking

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 18:22:14 +0000

The UK auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 21.5% share in October, with growing year on year volumes. Despite volume gain, YoY plugin share saw a slight dip (from 23.1%), against greater YoY gains in overall auto volume, up 26% to 134,344 units (from a record low baseline). October market volume was still at […]

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Vauxhall Vivaro Electric Is The UK’s Best-Selling Electric Van

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sun, 06 Nov 2022 16:33:07 +0000

The Vauxhall Vivaro Electric is still the UK’s best-selling electric light commercial vehicle (e-LCV). The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has released its latest registration figures and the Vauxhall Vivaro Electric is still number one in the UK. Vauxhall is the UK’s oldest surviving car brand, with its first model rolling off the […]

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The Best Places In The US & Europe To Vacation With An Electric Car

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 05 Nov 2022 03:30:37 +0000

I wrote a piece earlier today about the best places in the UK to vacation with an electric car — based on the simple metrics of most hotels or Airbnbs with EV charging stations and most hotels or Airbnbs with EV charging stations per capita. The company that created that ranking, Elmo Drive, has also […]

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