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UK petrol tanks can now be filled with E10

UK petrol tanks can now be filled with E10: E10, a mix of standard petrol & ethanol created from materials, containing low grade grains, sugars & waste wood has its debut at British  petrol stations now. The Department for Transport forecasts the offering is predicted to lower transport carbon dioxide emissions by 750,000 tonnes annually.…
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Winners & losers in the ‘Postcode lottery’ for EV charging

Winners & losers in the ‘Postcode lottery’ for EV charging: Last month the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) published its final report on its market study into the electric vehicle (EV) charging in the UK. It raised concerns about charge point deployment, stating that access to suitable charging can be a “postcode lottery” and that…
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EV chargers could replace iconic red phone boxes

EV chargers could replace iconic red phone boxes: Is it possible that electric vehicle (EV) charge points could take the place of red phone boxes which is one of Britain’s most favourite iconic designs? The Department for Transport (DfT) has reported it has selected the Royal College of Art (RCA) and PA Consulting to design…
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600k reward for space climate change fight ideas

600k reward for space climate change fight ideas The UK government has launched a brand new competition where young people who believe they can help the fight against climate change can design new space ideas in exchange for a reward. The nanosatellite design that is chosen as the winner will walk away with a £600K…
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AA Presidents concerns over self-driving vehicles

AA Presidents concerns over self-driving vehicles: The government announced yesterday that self-driving vehicles could be on the streets in the UK by the end of the year. Nethertheless, The AA say it’s too much too soon “I think our concern with this Automated Lane Keeping System is it appears to be a little rushed-in.” said…
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Self-Driving cars to be on UK roads by year-end

Self-Driving cars to be on UK roads by year-end: Dont Worry if your feeling tired behind the wheel, your car will take over! Self-driving cars will soon be a reality, its not sci-fi. It has been unveiled today by the government that plans for self-driving technology that could be introduced no later than the end…
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£120m UK strategy started for Zero-emission buses

£120m UK strategy started for Zero-emission buses: The government has initiated a £120 million scheme today in order to back the rollout of zero-emission buses throughout the UK. The financing is being made accessible by way of the Zero Emissions Buses Regional Area (ZEBRA) scheme and is expected to provide as much as 500 green…
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MPs call for 30 year rail electrification to reach net zero

MPs call for 30 year rail electrification to reach net zero: If the UK is to reach net zero it needs to lay out a 30-year revolving scheme of rail electrification. As stated by a new Transport Select Committee analysis, that calls on the government to take action straight away & cut emissions of trains…
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Coventry gets funds to become UKs 1st all-electric bus city

Coventry gets funds to become UKs 1st all-electric bus city: Coventry is on track to become the UK’s first all-electric bus city to receive a supply of funding focused on replacing its complete fleet of buses with electric vehicles (EVs). The progression accompanies £50 million of new funding from the Department for Transport that will…
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Tees Valley secured £3m funding for hydrogen transport

Tees Valley secured £3m funding for hydrogen transport: Set to become home to what thought to be the UK’s first hydrogen transport hub is Tees Valley. It has been announced today by the government that a new £3 million investment to kickstart the project which could lead to 5,000 new jobs in the North East.…
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