UK

Hull To Buy 40 Electric Buses

Following a successful bid to the Government to fund electric buses in Hull and the East Riding, Hull City Council’s Cabinet has approved plans to enable the purchase of 40 electric buses and the allocation of circa £2 million of funding from the authority for the installation of charging infrastructure … [continued]

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Tootbus Unveils End-To-End Renewable Power For Its Electric Fleet With New VEV Solar Panel Project…

Tootbus, the world’s first low-emissions sightseeing bus company, has secured approval for plans to install roof-mounted solar panels on their Wandsworth depot, working in collaboration with electric fleet solutions provider VEV. This project will power the existing electric fleet with 100% end-to-end renewable power, providing 65,000 kWh of electricity annually … [continued]

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First Bus & Combined Authority Announce Further £11.2m for Bramley Bus Depot: Extra 22 Electric…

Investment and co-funding from Department for Transport Zebra scheme Extra 22 electric buses brings zero emission fleet to 79 – half Bramley total Delivery of more buses expected in July 2024 First Bus and West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) have announced a further £11.2m investment in the operator’s Bramley depot … [continued]

Olivia Breen Joins Osprey As Brand Ambassador

Osprey Charging, one of the UK’s largest and leading electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, is proud to announce its partnership with celebrated British Paralympian long jumper and sprinter Olivia Breen. The three-time Paralympian and double Commonwealth Games champion will serve as an official Osprey Ambassador, supporting its mission of providing accessible … [continued]

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“Bold & Beautiful” — Latest Project From CALLUM SKYE To Make Global Public Debut At…

CALLUM SKYE prototype to debut at Concours on Savile Row in Mayfair, London, 22–23 May 2024 Ahead of its debut, new renders tease the design intention for SKYE’s 2+2 interior Orders now open for CALLUM SKYE, with prices starting between £80k–£110k For more information visit callumdesigns.com/skye WARWICK, UK — CALLUM … [continued]

Nissan Townstar Karaok-e. Image courtesy of Nissan.

Buckle Up & Sing Out Loud With Nissan Townstar Karaok-e

Nissan builds a one-of-a-kind, 100% electric mobile karaoke studio using Townstar EV, bringing friends together for a musical journey like no other The unique Nissan Karaok-e demonstrates the versatility of the Townstar EV compact LCV platform for all types of business conversions Nissan Townstar EV five-seater Crew Van now available … [continued]

Altilium’s pilot battery recycling scheme will produce battery-ready cathode active material (CAM) from used EV batteries. Image Altilium

Altilium Announces Technological Advancements In Recycling Of LFP & NMC Batteries

Altilium, a UK-based clean technology group focused on supporting the transition to net zero, has announced details of the latest advances in its innovative EcoCathode™ hydrometallurgical recycling technology, with breakthroughs in the recovery of lithium from new battery chemistries and the production of cathode active materials (CAM) from a mixed … [continued]