We continue our series leading up to an expected emergency budget by asking Sue Ferns senior deputy general secretary at the union Prospect, her views on where pace could be picked up to accelerate a green recovery.
Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) released today (5 August) show an increase in the number of EV registrations but also a decline in plug-in hybrid registrations by almost -50 per cent.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has unveiled £80 million in funding as part of its net zero target. The funding will be invested in technologies to help the development of electric vehicles and hybrid aircraft.
British Gas owner Centrica has announced that it will retrain its smart meter engineers to install electric vehicle chargers as part of an expanded offering. The news follows and announcement that the company will have a 100% electric fleet by 2030.
Octopus Electric Vehicles and Wallbox have today (7 June) announced a partnership to bring Wallbox’s vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology to the UK.