Home / electric vehicles

electric vehicles

Zest appointed to NHS Framework for EV infrastructure

Zest, one of the UK’s fastest growing Electric Vehicle (EV) charging networks and a certified B Corporation has been named as an approved supplier on the NHS Sustainable Transport and Infrastructure Framework Agreement for electric vehicle charging solutions. Launched in ...

Read More »

Kingston Council charges ahead on climate action

Veolia in partnership with Kingston Council is rolling out 27 new electric collection vehicles to provide a cleaner, greener, and quieter service for residents. Commencing this month, the new vehicles will replace current diesel models, with a reduction in nitrogen ...

Read More »

Wates accelerates decarbonisation plans

Building and property maintenance company, Wates, has accelerated plans to decarbonise its commercial van fleet with a major investment to replace 45 small diesel, supervisor vans with new electric cars, which will be used across the Group’s UK-wide fit-out, refurbishment and ...

Read More »

Veolia leads the way in training to support EV technology

To address the anticipated shortfall of 16,000 EV trained vehicle technicians by 2032, resource management firm, Veolia, and training specialists, Autotech Training, have now implemented the first Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) approved qualifications for the company’s workshop teams. ...

Read More »

An electrifying journey

Heidi Thompson, Group Fleet Manager describes how Mitie is accelerating the adoption of Electric Vehicles in its bid to go fully electric by the end of 2025 For many organisations striving for net zero, electric vehicles (EVs) are an essential ...

Read More »

Edwin James Group driving down carbon emissions

The engineering services provider has launched a pilot programme that will eventually replace around 70 diesel vans per year with eco-friendly alternatives. The new vans mark the initial step towards electrifying the entire van fleet, with engineers currently testing their ...

Read More »

New drivers for change

In our focus on parking, three experts offer advice on providing high-quality parking solutions, the opportunities for FMs in reimagining office parking and how organisations can support the electric vehicle transition BRANNAN COADY, CEO YOURPARKINGSPACE.CO.UK The parking landscape has battled ...

Read More »

Drivers more likely to ‘go electric’ if they can charge at work

Employers can help accelerate the UK’s switch to Electric Vehicles by providing charging facilities at their workplaces. According to a YouGov survey, half of UK drivers (50 per cent) say they would be more likely to switch to an Electric ...

Read More »

FM takes charge

If the UK is going to move toward net zero by using more EVs then it needs a charging infrastructure to meet demand and FMs hold the key. David Harris, VINCI Facilities Customer Director explains The electric vehicle (EV) market ...

Read More »

Mitie on the road to a zero-emission fleet by the end of 2025

Mitie is on course to switch its fleet to zero emission vehicles by the end of 2025, having welcomed its 3,000th electric vehicle (EV) to its fleet. Mitie began its EV transition in December 2018, with 42 per cent of ...

Read More »