Combustion engines: high emissions from short commutes a huge challenge

Drivers in the U.S. have longer commutes than those in Europe and Asia, on average. In the U.K., short commutes in vehicles with combustion engines—whether gasoline or diesel—pose particularly tough emission problems. That’s because the exhaust aftertreatment systems have to warm up fully before they cut emissions to the levels required under EU regulations. The

U.K. Law Would Require EV Charging at Gas Stations

The legislation will allow the government to require the installation of charge points for electric and hydrogen vehicles at motorway service areas and large fuel retailers, and to establish common technical and operational standards. The U.K. government introduces legislation requiring that every gas station and motorway service center install electric charging points. The Queen’s Speech,