Charge Port Door (Image: T. Heale)

Green revolution: Oxford set to lead the world with its residential electric car charging point pilot

OXFORD is set to lead the world into a petrol-less future. Electric vehicle charging points are being installed across the city this month and how motorists use them will be reported to the Government by Oxford University. The trial, already thought to be the largest on-street charging pilot in the world, could see drivers in

Electric cars charging in Milton Keynes (Image: T. Larkum)

EV emissions fall by two-thirds as renewables kick in

Emissions from electric vehicles (EVs) have fallen by two-thirds as a result of electricity generation becoming greener. That’s according to a new report from researchers at Imperial College London in collaboration with Drax, who say power generation shifting from coal to renewables means electric transport is now cutting more carbon emissions than ever before. It showed the power produced from April