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Ealing Studios chooses Good Energy to go green

Blockbusting emissions: Ealing Studios chooses Good Energy to turn the red carpet green World’s oldest film studio driving the industry’s environmental ambitions  One of Britain’s most iconic film studios, Ealing Studios, is deepening its commitment to going green by partnering with Good Energy’s One Point service, which streamlines electric vehicle (EV) charging for businesses, to install three fast…
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Fully electric emergency ambulance to save on emissions

Fully electric emergency ambulance to save on emissions: What claims to be the ‘UK’s first’ fully electric emergency ambulance has been unveiled by West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS). Vehicle conversion specialist VCS and WMAS worked to develop the e-ambulance, which is powered by lithium-ion batteries fitted in the underside of the ambulance floor pan and…
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John O’Groats to Land’s End EV charging time record

John O’Groats to Land’s End EV charging time record: A new record for the shortest charging time in an electric vehicle (EV) while driving from John O’Groats to Land’s End has been set by a UK charity. The record-breaking time of one hour 31 minutes and 32 seconds on 12th September 2020, smashing the old…
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Scotland offers loans for second-hand EVs

Scotland offers loans for second-hand EVs: A low carbon transport scheme extension has been announced that will offer up to £20,000 loans from the Scottish Government for purchases of used electric vehicles (EVs). The initiative, will enable an individual or business to obtain this interest-free loan over five years and aims to stimulate the EV…
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£12m new funding for EV transformation announced

£12m new funding for EV transformation announced: £12 million of new funding to support electric vehicle (EV) research projects has been announced by the UK Government. The funding will benefit projects that will integrate the most promising electric transport technologies, which underpins the government’s commitment to driving down emissions and encouraging more UK drivers to…
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Almost half of brits not thinking of buying an EV

Almost half of brits not thinking of buying an EV: For their future car purchase, 46% of Brits say they don’t intend to buy an electric vehicle (EV). A new survey by Ford has found, which suggests a major factor that puts off more than half of consumers from buying an EV is still cost.…
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Hybrid BMW turns on electric mode in LEZ

Hybrid BMW turns on electric mode in LEZ: Hybrid cars software will soon be able to switch cars electric vehicle (EV) mode when entering low emission zones (LEZ) in London and Birmingham. A new ‘world-first’ digital service named eDrive Zones has been launched by BMW, which automates the process of switching to electric-only power when…
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1,000 electric vans added to British Gas fleet

British Gas engineers will soon be driving around in a more sustainabe way, thanks to the addition of 1,000 new electric vans which are to be added to the company’s fleet. Billed as the ‘largest UK commercial’ battery electric vehicle (BEV) order ever, the energy provider has confirmed the new order from the automotive manufacturer…
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