BMW i8 and Solar Car Port (Image: BMW)

BMW solar roof helps i8 drivers even when sun isn’t shining

Connected Box Keeps An Eye On Lower Electricity Prices At the Consumer Electronics Show, BMW has announced a release window for its i Wallbox Pro that unites domestic solar power and the electricity grid. The box itself was shown off during last year’s i8 drives and it rests inside a solar carport to control the

Vauxhall Ampera Charging (Image: OLEV)

Do Gasoline Prices Correlate With Plug-in Vehicle Sales?

Introduction “ is fair to suggest that falling gas prices will reduce demand for fuel-efficient, hybrid and electric vehicles” -Alec Gutierrez, Kelley Blue Book “..gas prices”certainly” have an effect on electric-drive cars.“ -Jessica Caldwell, The idea has been repeated often enough; rising gasoline prices cause drivers to turn to alternative fuel vehicles for relief;

Volkswagen twin-up! PHEV (Image: VW)

Top Ten 2015 Green Car – Twin-up!

The year 2015 will see the strengthening of the market for electric vehicles (EVs); both pure electric and plug-in hybrids. With over 17,000 EVs already on UK roads, Next Green Car forecasts almost 40,000 will be in use by the end of the year. New low emission petrol and diesel models will also be launched