Tag Archives: Alternative Fuels

EV charging infrastructure will keep up with demand, says Chargemaster

Chargemaster

Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric vehicle charging network has forecasted a growth of over one million public charging sessions per year on its POLAR network by 2020, but with most charging sessions still happening at home. There is an estimated 11 million annual charging sessions expected on its UK-made home and workplace charging points. Chargemaster’s POLAR network is hoping to significantly expand ... Read More »

ChargePoint Services continues roll-out of petrol station EV charging network

ChargePoint Services

ChargePoint Services is continuing its work on installing a UK-wide rapid charging network at petrol station forecourts, with an initial target of 60 expected by the end of Q1 2018. The ChargePoint network is being established through a partnership with Motor Fuel Group (MFG), who have more than 400 petrol stations in the UK operating under the BP, Shell, JET ... Read More »

CitySprint fleet to expand with hydrogen van being trialled

CitySprint is trialling a hydrogen van as part of its wider ambition to create a completely emission-free fleet in London by 2020. The UK’s leading same day delivery service provider is marking the first use of hydrogen vehicles for courier services in the UK. The new hydrogen van has been developed in partnership with Renault and will be trialled on ... Read More »

Fisker unveiled their self-driving shuttle for small cities

Fisker

Fisker Automotive, founded in 2007 by Henrik Fisker, has teamed up with China’s Hakim Unique Group on a project known as ‘Orbit’, which is a self-driving electric shuttle bus tailored to suit small city environments. Without to much detail being provided at this moment in time, it is clear that the boxy design of the vehicle is to maximise passenger ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz release images of proposed cab layout for new Sprinter

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

The new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is soon going to be made available for the world to feast their eyes upon, but for now interior images of the third generation Sprinter will satisfy. New photo’s of the Sprinter’s interior have been released and the first noticeable difference is the large Mercedes Pro touchscreen on the centre console. This gives the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter ... Read More »