Government funding gives boost to electric taxis

Electric taxis could soon become much more commonplace on the streets of major UK cities, as the Department of Transport today announced £64 million of investment to promote their use.   The investment will support two schemes, the first being a new £50 million Plug-in Taxi Grant which will make it easier for taxi drivers […]

What is the best electric car for you?

There is now a wide variety of electric cars on the market, and registrations are at record levels, with more UK motorists choosing to go electric than ever before. New figures reveal there are now over 87,000 plug-in cars on the road, and there is something to suit almost everyone.   EVs range from smaller […]

2017 set to be landmark year for electric cars

The future is bright for electric cars in 2017, as new figures released recently indicate that more than 100,000 plug-in cars could be on UK roads by the middle of this year. This prediction is fuelled by record numbers of electric car registrations in 2016, with volumes rising 29% on the previous 12 months. In […]

Guest blog: Long distance trips in the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

Roger made the switch to electric earlier this year, with the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV. Here he shares his thoughts on the flexibility and benefits of going for a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle.   “I switched to the Outlander PHEV back in May of this year, mainly because of the BIK tax reduction and to take […]

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