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Chevrolet Bolt EV

Bolt fires: owners told to park 50ft from cars


General Motors is advising Chevrolet Bolt EV owners not to park indoors due to the risk of battery fire.
Energy firms seek power to cut off electric car charging

EV chargers to be mandatory in new builds


The government has confirmed that it will introduce legislation to include electric vehicle charging points on all new-build homes and offices.

Do EV batteries drain when stuck in traffic?


If you're stuck in a traffic jam with a less than full battery in your electric car, should you be worried about it running out of juice?
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Does F1 have an electric future?


Film asks, as we enter a new era of pure-electric motoring, what does the future hold for petrol-powered F1?
CMA: UK needs ten times more electric car charging points by 2030

Shortfall in UK charging network revealed


The UK needs to expand its electric vehicle charging network tenfold by 2030, according to new government research. 

Shell rolling out 800 EV chargers with Waitrose


Fuel giant Shell has signed a deal with Waitrose to install 800 electric car charging points at supermarkets by 2025. 
Nissan is seeking government support worth tens of millions in order to build a “gigafactory” in Sunderland.

Battery gigafactory for Coventry Airport


Coventry Airport set to house the UK’s third battery gigafactory after planning application submitted.
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BMW sales strong as electric car push continues


With an expanding electrified model portfolio, BMW Group has seen its brands increase sales in all regions.
Nissan confirms £1bn UK electric car gigafactory

Nissan confirms £1bn UK electric car gigafactory


Nissan has announced a £1bn expansion of its Sunderland factory that will allow it to manufacture electric cars and electric car batteries.
Government announces winners of £20m zero-emission vehicle competition

EV battery health checker shares £20m green grant


The winners of a government-funded £20m zero-emission vehicle competition have been announced.
Tax car makers that don't produce enough electric cars, say former cabinet ministers

Ex-ministers: Introduce carbon tax for car makers


Two former cabinet ministers have said that car makers should face carbon taxes if they don't manufacture enough electric vehicles.
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Electric charge points to undergo "iconic" revamp


The UK's network of electric car charging points is to be redesigned to give them an "iconic" look akin to that of red postboxes.