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Nissan LEAF 30 kWh delivers 155 mile range

Nissan LEAF 30 kWh delivers 155 mile range

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.

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LowCVP Low Carbon Champions Awards 2015

LowCVP Low Carbon Champions Awards 2015

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.

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My Electric Avenue: Electricity Upgrades

My Electric Avenue: Electricity Upgrades

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.

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LowCVP UK Market Potential

LowCVP UK Market Potential

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.

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Jonny Smith’s Flux Capacitor: Europe’s quickest electric car

Jonny Smith’s Flux Capacitor: Europe’s quickest electric car

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.

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Plug-in car grant extended

Plug-in car grant extended

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.

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Minister to give keynote address at Cenex LCV2015 National Low Carbon Vehicle Event – just two weeks to go

Minister to give keynote address at Cenex LCV2015 National Low Carbon Vehicle Event – just two weeks to go

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.

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Sustainable Vehicle Technology Conference to take place at Cenex LCV2015

Sustainable Vehicle Technology Conference to take place at Cenex LCV2015

The Sustainable Vehicle Technology (SVT) Conference will now take place at the Cenex LCV2015 event on 10 September 2015.

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All-electric Audi e-tron quattro concept

All-electric Audi e-tron quattro concept

The first ever pure electric Audi production car will be previewed by the Audi e-tron quattro concept.

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Electric driverless vehicles to feature at LCV2015

Electric driverless vehicles to feature at LCV2015

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.

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