An updated Nissan LEAF 30 kWh now delivers a 25% increase in driving range, translating to an official NEDC range of 155 miles on a single charge.
The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) announced the Low Carbon Champions for 2014-15 at a packed gala dinner held in association with Cenex in Milton Keynes. The Champions Awards celebrate achievement and innovation in low carbon road transport.
My Electric Avenue, the pioneering Ofgem-funded project, has been examining the impact of electric vehicles on the local electricity network, and has released its main findings at the Cenex LCV2015 event.
A LowCVP exhibition has showcased the economic and technical prospects for smaller ‘L-Category’ vehicles in the UK and the potential for their growth to 2020. The exhibition is one element of the LowCVP’s ‘Bigger Thinking on Greener Vehicles’ theme, as the Partnership introduces its work plans for 2015-16.
A three-year project to turn a 40-year-old electric city car into a Tesla-beating dragster has climaxed with TV presenter Jonny Smith’s Flux Capacitor becoming Europe’s quickest street legal electric car.
The current plug-in car grant scheme is to continue to offer motorists up to £5,000 off the price of an electric car until at least February 2016 for all categories of vehicle, boosting further the rapidly-growing plug-in car market.
Minister to give keynote address at Cenex LCV2015 National Low Carbon Vehicle Event – just two weeks to goAugust 26, 2015
Anna Soubry, MP Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise, is to give a keynote address at the Cenex LCV2015 National Low Carbon Vehicle Event taking place at Millbrook, 9-10 September 2015.
The Sustainable Vehicle Technology (SVT) Conference will now take place at the Cenex LCV2015 event on 10 September 2015.
The first ever pure electric Audi production car will be previewed by the Audi e-tron quattro concept.
The LUTZ Pathfinder project, using electric self-driving pods which are programmed to optimise energy use and which will be on the streets of Milton Keynes later this year, will be showcased at the UK’s leading low carbon vehicle event, LCV2015, on 9/10 September.