Tag Archive for 'zero emissions'

Hotel de Havelet in St Peter Port installs electric vehicle charger

October 30th, 2017 by Green Acorn

The Hotel de Havelet in St Peter Port is the second Guernsey hotel to install an electric vehicle (EV) charging station for use by their guests. Hoteliers increasingly recognise the need to install EV charging stations, as EV ownership increases across Europe and the world. The EO charger that has been installed at Hotel de Havelet […]

London Taxi Company’s electric taxi to debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

June 26th, 2017 by London Taxi Company

The new range-extended electric taxi from London Taxi Company (LTC) will make its debut and feature in the ‘First Glance’ paddock at the Goodwood Festival of Speed beginning on 29 June 2017 and running until 2 July 2017. LTC have been invited to participate on this stage because of the taxi’s adaption of supercar manufacturing techniques. […]

Guernsey Post Ltd invests in fleet of electric postal delivery vans

May 25th, 2017 by Richard Lord

Guernsey Post Ltd now leads the way in electric mobility on the island with the largest fleet of electric vehicles. The company has had strong environmental credentials for many years. It earned the ‘Keep Guernsey Green Award’ in 2009 for its biodiversity enhancement work and for improvements to building energy efficiency due to better facilities management. Letter […]

Volkswagen introduces the small electric delivery van – the e-load up!

September 14th, 2013 by Volkswagen

Volkswagen presented the e-load-up! at the 2013 International Motor Show in Frankfurt. The electrically powered small delivery van, with a length of 3540 mm, a width of 1645 mm, and a height of 1477 mm, is based on the passenger car version of the Volkswagen e-up!. The vehicle is ideal for use by couriers, technicians, […]

Land Rover’s first electric Defender deployed at the Eden Project

September 14th, 2013 by Land Rover UK

The first of six electric Land Rover Defender began operation in July 2013 at the Eden Project near St Austell in Cornwall, England in an inaugural real world trial of its capabilities as part of Land Rover’s investigations into the electrification of all-terrain vehicles.. The 2.1 tonne electric Defender 110 towed a 12 tonne road train […]

UK website showcases hydrogen as fuel for British road transport

September 11th, 2013 by UK H2 Mobility

The UK H2Mobility project is detailing how to take the best environmental and commercial advantage of hydrogen as a low carbon fuel for road transport and is evaluating the benefits of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs). The project involves Air Liquide SA, Daimler AG, Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, Hyundai Motor Company, Intelligent Energy […]

New Citroen Berlingo electric van’s payload and compartment size akin to diesel powered Berlingo van

April 14th, 2013 by Citroën UK

The new Berlingo Electric van made its UK debut on the Citroën stand at the CV Show, which was at the NEC from 9 to 11 April 2013. The Berlingo Electric, which goes on sale in 2013, builds on Citroën’s unrivalled UK market experience with electric LCVs, gained with the first generation Berlingo Electrique van, […]