Barclays commits to electrifying its UK fleets by 2030

UK-based Barclays has joined Climate Group’s EV100 initiative committing to electrify its fleets by 2030. The multinational bank confirmed it would introduce a variety of electric vehicles (EV) in order to decarbonise its UK operations. This is of growing concern with the impending internal combustion engine (ICE) sale ban coming into force from 2030. Although recognised

Nissan Ariya EV SUV (Image: Nissan)

British drivers buying millions of EVs – second only to China in number of cars purchased

CAR BUYERS in the UK have purchased the second highest number of EVs in the world – second only to China. The staggering rise in the number of electric vehicles (EVs) purchased by Britons was underlined by new figures showing the UK second only to China in the amount of battery-powered cars bought in the

Ford splits gas-powered and electric vehicle businesses but doesn’t spin them off

(CNN Business)Ford is creating two new business units, one for electric vehicles and software and another for its traditional internal combustion vehicles. These companies will report their financial results separately from the rest of Ford but they will not be spun off as entirely separate companies. This new corporate structure will allow investors to more

West Sussex Council Fleet Goes Electric With Renault ZOE (Image: Renault)

How to charge electric fleets

With reduced taxes, well-proven technology and expanding infrastructure, it is now becoming more and more convenient to run electric vehicles when compared with running petrol or diesel vehicles Electric vehicles are already looking cheaper to run for individual drivers compared with petrol or diesel but, when it comes to fuelling a fleet, businesses will still