How electric cars can create the biggest disruption since iPhone

It's 10 years since Apple unleashed a surge of innovation that upended the mobile phone industry. Electric cars, with a little help from ride-hailing and self-driving technology, could be about to...

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Electric vehicles on the charge in Mid Devon as Council teams up with InstaVolt to install rapid chargers

Rapid charging units are set to be installed across Mid Devon as the number of electric vehicle drivers rises across the district.

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Renault ZOE wins Parkers Eco Car of the Year 2018

The Renault ZOE has been awarded Best Eco Car at the Parkers New Car Awards 2018. This is further recognition for Renault’s all-electric supermini which boasts the longest range of any mainstream...

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2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid goes on sale in UK

The Kia Niro Hybrid has been on sale in the United States since early 2017, but at its launch, the brand promised a plug-in hybrid version would arrive by the end of this year as well.

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Towing with a hybrid, plug-in hybrid or electric car

An increasing number of motorists are considering a hybrid, plug-in hybrid or electric model for their next car, replacing a diesel or petrol. While this can be a great move for cutting pollution...

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Shell Retail Looks to the Future With Car Charging

  • Company wants 20% of fuel margins from non-petroleum vehicles
  • Plans to offer first charging point in the U.K. this month

Royal Dutch Shell Plc wants 20 percent of fuel margins from its retail...

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'Slowing It Down Matters': What Harvey and Irma Tell Us About Climate Change

I wrote my first feature for Rolling Stone, about the already observable impacts of global warming, back in 2004. The piece, "Diary of a Dying Planet," leads with a heatwave that killed tens of...

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Electric vehicles dominate Frankfurt Motor Show

Judging from the floor here at the Frankfurt Motor Show, gas is out and electricity is in. As the world searches for ways to reduce carbon emissions and improve efficiency, manufacturers are doing...

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Bernstein: Four reasons electric cars are poised to completely take over

  • Government support, improving cost economics, technological development and market sentiment are all shifting in favor of battery electric vehicles
  • All light vehicles could eventually be electric.
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UK diesel car values dive by up to a quarter amid pollution Crackdown

The value of some used diesel cars has dropped by as much as 26% since the start of this year amid a crackdown on older vehicles.

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