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Instavolt charger at Corby forecourt
Instavolt reaches one gigawatt hour landmark
08 November, 2019

Instavolt has announced it has reached a significant milestone in its development as it has delivered one gigawatt hour of renewable power to electric vehicle (EV) users in the UK.

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EV charging company Pivot Power bought by EDF Group
06 November, 2019

The energy giant  EDF Group has acquired the British start-up company Pivot Power, which was developing plans for battery storage and infrastructure for electric vehicle charging.

Government publishes league table of EV charger provision
06 November, 2019

The transport secretary has written to local authorities across the country, urging them to take advantage of funding on offer to build up their electric car charging infrastructure and to increase local access to chargepoints for drivers.

an ubitricity charger
Honda brings electrification for all models forward to 2022
25 October, 2019

Honda has accelerated its electrification plans for Europe by moving forward its goal for all of its European mainstream models to feature electrified powertrains by 2022. It has also announced a tie-up with an energy company to promote home charging for all brands of electric cars.

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Dealers and LowCVP team up to counter perceptions on EV range
09 October, 2019

An initiative to overcome the common perception that electric vehicles (EVs) have a lack of range has been launched by the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) and Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP).

DFS forms alliance with ChargePoint in north America
04 October, 2019

A major supplier of equipment to the UK forecourt sector has announced an alliance in north America with one of the biggest EV charging companies active in the UK.

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Northern Powergrid takes action to support electric vehicles
13 September, 2019

Northern Powergrid, the electricity distribution business for North East England, Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire, has revealed the steps it is taking to support the electrification of transport in its region.

Tesla car and charger
Tesla tops league table for charger network satisfaction
11 September, 2019

Tesla has come out top in a survey of customer satisfaction with electric vehicle (EV) charging networks.

Frankfurt car show
Ford predicts majority of its car sales to be electric by end of 2022
11 September, 2019

Ford has predicted the majority of its car sales will be electric by the end of 2022 as it unveiled a range of new vehicles at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

The Swarco stand at the Cenex-LCV exhibition
New business aims to provide EV charger network for Scotland
06 September, 2019

A new business, Forev, has been set up with the aim of providing a network of fast/rapid EV chargers throughout Scotland.

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?