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All-electric ride-hailing service extends its offering

All-electric ride-hailing service extends its offering

Start-up Go360 claims to offer a unique ride subscription model to help people get to work and transit hubs faster and easier using employee drivers.

Engenie begins roll-out of EV chargers in Cardiff

Engenie begins roll-out of EV chargers in Cardiff

The company will install 12 rapid charging points across the Welsh capital in 2020, powered by renewable energy and compatible with every EV on the market.

The role of smart energy in the UK’s green transport system

The role of smart energy in the UK’s green transport system

Charging infrastructure development must catch up if the UK’s smart transport system and carbon reduction ambitions are to be realised, says Thomas Newby, chief operating officer of Tonik Energy.

London fresh fruit distributor uses V2G to go even greener

London fresh fruit distributor uses V2G to go even greener

Fruit 4 London is taking part in the UK capital’s E-Flex vehicle-to-grid demonstrator project to power its electric delivery vehicles.

London announces plans for its electric future

London announces plans for its electric future

They include a major expansion of the EV charging network to ensure the capital continues its drive to be one of the world’s leading zero-emission cities.

Scoot e-bikes come to Santiago

Scoot e-bikes come to Santiago

The EV company becomes the first shared, electric bicycle operator in Chile and will expand to other parts of the capital city with additional e-bikes and electric scooters.

Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double

Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double

Research by Juniper finds that revenues will reach $4.4bn by 2023 and the leading traffic technology cities are Barcelona and San Francisco.

Seattle's new buildings primed to be EV-ready

Seattle's new buildings primed to be EV-ready

A new law will require parking spaces provided with all new buildings to include the wiring and electrical outlets necessary for electric vehicle charging.

Public-ride-share EV charging hubs launched in Los Angeles

Public-ride-share EV charging hubs launched in Los Angeles

Mayor Garcetti says the hubs will help Angelenos build a more sustainable future and make powering up more practical for drivers and ride-share companies.

Mayor seeks to make Seattle “EV-ready”

Mayor seeks to make Seattle “EV-ready”

Equipping all new buildings in the city with electric vehicle charging stations is one of the mayor’s 12 climate action priority goals