Industry calls for ZEV mandate legislation to be brought forward

A number of industry partners including Ford, Octopus, Pod Point and Britishvolt have urged the Government to bring forward legislation to ensure the Zero Emission Vehicle mandate is operational from 2024.

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Consortium wins race for funding to develop new greener electric vehicle motor

A consortium including industry and academia will begin work on an alternative motor for electric vehicles that’s less harmful to the global environment, thanks to support from the £1.8m Ford Low Carbon Vehicle Transformation Fund, which is administered by the Welsh Government.

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Commercial transport industry takes next steps to decarbonisation at ITT Hub, 11th-12th May

Innovation and Technology in Transport Hub (ITT Hub) will be discussing the opportunity the commercial transport industry has to fully decarbonise with the support of new technology across two days, 11th-12th May, at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre.

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Ford partners with EQUANS to increase EV charging network

Electric vehicle drivers using Ford’s BlueOval network now have access to more than 16,000 charge points after the company entered into a partnership with EQUANS, who own and operate GeniePoint – the third largest rapid charging network in the UK.

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EV startup Rivian to be valued at similar IPO price to Honda

Amazon-backed Rivian Automotive, is targeting a valuation of more than $53 billion for its US debut, placing this electric vehicle maker in the same league as rival, Honda Motors, as EV companies emerge as some of the most sought after investments, in the wake of Tesla.

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