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The future of green cars – and a green car political leader

The future of green cars – and a green car political leaderThe future of green cars for the UK has been on show, all in one place, on one day – and a potential green car political leader has emerged.

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Nissan X-Trail FCV Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle

Nissan X-Trail FCV Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle

Nissan X-Trail Fuel Cell VehicleThis is Nissan’s view of the future: the hydrogen-powered Nissan X-Trail Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV). The prototype, worth 1.3 million euro, is the first registered in the UK and available for testing on our roads.

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Green Cars at the British Motor Show

Green Cars at the British Motor Show

Want to know about all the green cars at the British Motor Show? Then read our feature. Every green car of note is covered - including cars that you can buy today, cars that are coming soon, and a few concepts...

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Beating Spirit Live! 2008, the UK’s largest Green Motor Show

Beating Spirit Live! 2008, the UK’s largest Green Motor Show

Beating Spirit Live! 2008, sponsored by Masternaut Three X, took place in June, and was the UK’s largest Green Motor Show. Vehicles on show included class-leading low emission cars and commercial vehicles...

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The Scottish Energy & Environment Conference 2008

The Scottish Energy & Environment Conference 2008Oil is Running Out

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Manchester United Goes Electric

Manchester United Goes ElectricDriving it is as straightforward as you would expect. Simply put it in the one forward gear, take off the handbrake, then accelerate, steer and brake. That’s it. And yes it does drive like you would imagine a milk float to drive – but perhaps with a bit more fun, acceleration and nippiness.

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The UK gets its First Bioethanol Plant

The UK gets its First Bioethanol Plant

British Sugar has opened the first bioethanol factory in the UK this week, making biofuel from locally-grown sugar beet. The £20 million site which is located in Wissington in Norfolk will produce 70 million litres of ethanol a year from 700,000 tonnes of sugar beet.

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Promoting Low Carbon Vehicles: Policy and Practical Action

Promoting Low Carbon Vehicles: Policy and Practical ActionOn 7th November the Waterfront Conference Company, in association with the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership, held a conference in London entitled ‘Promoting Low Carbon Vehicles: Policy and Practical Action’.

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Biodiesel-Expo 2007 – The Most Sustainable Solutions Will Win

Biodiesel-Expo 2007 – The Most Sustainable Solutions Will WinBiodiesel-Expo is the largest biofuels event in Europe and the national showcase for all aspects of biodiesel production and usage. This year the event had over 4000 visitors, 110 stands, and was also host to the Biofuels Conference.

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Winning Range Rover Rally Car uses Engine Oil made from Plants

Winning Range Rover Rally Car uses Engine Oil made from PlantsThis Range Rover may not look like the greenest car on the planet – and it probably isn’t – however it is green in one very unique way – it uses engine oil made from plants.

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