Second-hand EV sales soar 57 per cent in second quarter

Sales of second-hand electric vehicles (EVs) rose by 57.1 per cent in the second quarter of this year, despite overall sales of used cars falling by around 20 per cent in the same period, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The trade body said that while the … Read more

EV charging app Zap-Map raises £9m to help power international expansion

Popular electric vehicle (EV) charging app Zap-Map has raised £9m in funding from renewable energy supplier Good Energy Group and global fuel card and payment provider Fleetcor in support of its plans to expand internationally. The EV charging app provides users with a map which they can use to search for available charge points across … Read more

UK’s Connected Kerb selected to charge-up ambitious New York EV charger pilot

UK-based electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure specialist Connected Kerb has announced that it has been selected to deliver charging points across New York City, as part of a major pilot project which aims to help accelerate the switch to zero emission cars and reduce air pollution across the city. Connected Kerb is to deliver on-street EV … Read more

Local authorities falling behind on EV charging ambitions, new report warns

Many local authorities are failing to move out of the slow lane when it comes to an electric vehicle (EV) charge point deployment, potentially putting the UK’s net zero goals at risk, a new report has warned. According to the latest research from EV charge point operator Liberty Charge, titled Transforming the Delivery of Local … Read more

‘A new stage’: Latitude Festival launches electric park and charge station

More than 60 drivers attending Latitude Festival this weekend have availed themselves of a pioneering electric vehicle (EV) charging service that will ensure their car is fully charged when they head home. Online used car marketplace Cinch announced this week that he had launched the biggest EV charging initiative ever seen at a UK festival … Read more

Park and Power Up: Q-Park inks electric vehicle charging agreement

Parking operator Q-Park has announced a £3m deal with electric vehicle (EV) charging firm EB Charging, which will see it roll out nearly 600 charging points across 80 sites in the UK and Ireland. As part of the agreement EB Charging is to be responsible for the installation of EV charging hardware and the management … Read more