Electric

29 February 2024 #Van

Vauxhall has announced that production of its Vivaro Electric van will begin at its Luton manufacturing plant from the first half of 2025. Limited production of the medium-sized electric vehicle, and its equivalent models from other Stellantis brands, will start

15 February 2024 #Bus and Coach

Zero emission bus manufacturer Wrightbus has secured a new order with Arriva to deliver 87 new buses to London. The order consists of 11 single-deck GB Kite Electroliners and 76 StreetDeck double-deck Electroliners. The buses are due to be delivered

25 January 2024 #Truck

All of DAF’s Truck Sales Centres are set to become certified Electric Truck Centres that will employ trained specialists helping customers transition to zero emissions. Each of the 34 DAF Truck Sales Centres across the UK and Ireland are being

07 December 2023 #Bus and Coach

Bus operator Stagecoach has placed an order for 20 of the new Alexander Dennis battery electric Enviro100EV model, launched in November. The Scottish Government’s ScotZEB challenge fund supported the acquisition and the vehicles are expected to be allocated to operating

09 November 2023 #Van

Wine retailer Majestic is accelerating its fleet decarbonisation with the rollout of 35 new Citroën ë-Berlingo and ë-Dispatch electric vans by next March. According to the company, the vehicles will take out more than 700,000 diesel-powered road miles every year,

26 October 2023 #News #Truck

Gridserve has announced it will head up the development of a new network of high-powered charging sites for electric HGVs at motorway service areas, truck stops and commercial depots. The ‘Electric Freightway’ project, which consists of 33 partner and member

07 September 2023 #Other

More than £1 million has been awarded to four innovative UK projects as part of the Niche Vehicle Network’s 2023 Production Readiness Competition to drive research and innovation of net zero technology. The winners, including CULLM, Ariel, Maeving and Swify

07 September 2023 #Van

Stellantis has today confirmed the start of battery electric van production at its Ellesmere Port manufacturing facility, with the first vehicles already rolling off the production line. The Cheshire plant will produce the Vauxhall Combo Electric, Opel Combo Electric, Peugeot

17 August 2023 #Bus and Coach

Transdev operator The Harrogate Bus Company has placed orders worth £21 million for 39 new buses as it converts its entire fleet in the town to fully electric power. The order includes 20 new Mercedes-Benz E-Citaro all-electric single deck buses,

13 July 2023 #Truck

Volvo Trucks has supplied Tesco with a new FM Electric 4×2 tractor unit to support the supermarket’s commitment to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2035. The truck’s arrival marks the first zero tailpipe emission 40-tonne electric Volvo model to

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