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Chargemaster Unveils Multiple UK Tariffs for Electric Car Charging

  From TransportEvolved.com: As it promised a few weeks back, UK firm Chargemaster has just quietly unveiled details of how much it will charge electric vehicle owners to use its Polar EV charging network from April 1.  With two different monthly tariffs plus a more expensive Pay-As-You-Go option, Chargemaster says existing Polar customers — who … Continue reading Chargemaster Unveils Multiple UK Tariffs for Electric Car Charging

Cross-Country EV Charging Network Completed Weeks Ahead of Schedule

A network of 14 electric vehicle (EV) rapid chargers, forming Milton Keynes CrossLink and supplied and operated by Chargemaster Plc, has been completed four weeks before the planned launch date. The rapid chargers are some of the first ‘tri-standard’ units in the UK and will allow EV drivers to charge their cars in approximately 20 … Continue reading Cross-Country EV Charging Network Completed Weeks Ahead of Schedule

New electricity tariff offers 1,000 free car miles

Drivers of electric cars will receive 1,000 free miles every year with a new electricity tariff being launched by green energy company Ecotricity. Green Electricity + Car – will not only power customers homes with green energy but also their cars (either 100% electric or plug-in hybrids), plus they’ll get free access to Ecotricity’s national … Continue reading New electricity tariff offers 1,000 free car miles

Renault unveils KWID concept at Delhi Auto Expo

A NEW VISION TAILORED FOR NEW MARKET NEEDS Fun, yet robust design and hyper connectivity aimed at meeting the needs of young customers in new markets as closely as possible Designed by an international team for international markets, including inputs from Renault Design India Features a Flying Companion, a first in the automotive world for … Continue reading Renault unveils KWID concept at Delhi Auto Expo

Formula E car performs maiden public demonstration run in Las Vegas

The 100% electric Spark-Renault SRT_01E single-seater race car performed its first public demonstration run in Las Vegas, USA, on Monday 6 January The event was held in conjunction with the International CES, a global consumer electronics and technology trade show Following its presentation at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2013, and its debut track … Continue reading Formula E car performs maiden public demonstration run in Las Vegas

TfL Selects IER to drive Source London forward

IER to invest in London and build upon the success of the Mayor’s electric vehicle (EV) charging network Transfer will see Source London expanded by the company behind the Paris Autolib and other successful EV charging schemes in France Transport for London (TfL) has announced today that IER has been selected to take over the … Continue reading TfL Selects IER to drive Source London forward

Formula E car completes successful test debut

LA FERTÉ GAUCHER, FRANCE, (21 November, 2013) – Formula E’s new fully-electric race car, the Spark-Renault SRT_01E, completed is successful test debut recently at the La Ferté Gaucher circuit near Choisy-le-Roi, France. Unveiled earlier this year (September) at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the new single-seater was driven by Lucas di Grassi who will be undertaking … Continue reading Formula E car completes successful test debut

Renault Bolloré partnership in electric vehicles

RENAULT BOLLORÉ PARTNERSHIP IN ELECTRIC VEHICLES The Renault and Bolloré groups have signed a letter of intent to study the joint development of car-sharing solutions and the implementation of industrial and commercial cooperation agreements in the field of electric vehicles. 1 – Joint marketing of complete car-sharing solutions concerning the use of electric vehicles in … Continue reading Renault Bolloré partnership in electric vehicles