Arrests following fifth M25 protest by Insulate Britain to block the motorway

More arrests in ongoing M25 protests


Police have arrested 23 protestors from the environmental group Insulate Britain following a protest that blocked part of the M25.
Royal Mail tests EVs

Royal Mail trials new EVs


Royal Mail is to begin trialling new electric vehicles for last-mile deliveries in residential areas in an effort to reduce its carbon emissions.
"Hypocritical" government ministers keep buying petrol cars

EV chargers may turn off at peak times


Electric car chargers may not function during peak hours to avoid overloading the national electricity grid, according to new legislation.
Volkswagen ID. Life

2021 Munich show round-up


Must-see new models from Mercedes, Volkswagen, Renault, Porsche and more debuted at the 2021 IAA Mobility motor show in Munich.
BMW i Vision Circular and i Vision Amby

BMW reveals vision for 2040


BMW has unveiled the i Vision Circular concept car, which represents its vision for the sustainable compact car of 2040.
Extreme E

Extreme E goes to the Arctic


Greenland will play host to its first ever motorsport event this weekend — August 28th and 29th — as part of Extreme E.
Hydrogen car

Hydrogen power is ‘dirtier’ than fossil fuels


Is hydrogen the panacea that will allow us to slash transport emissions without dealing with the limitations of electric vehicles?
Research underway to look at hydrogen fuel cell power for Britain’s fire engines

Fuel cell power for fire trucks


New research will investigate the use of hydrogen fuel cell power for fire engines in Oxfordshire, as the council aims to be net zero.

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?
Mini Strip

Fashion designer Paul Smith reinvents the Mini


Mini joins forces with fashion designer Paul Smith to create a one-off sustainability special.
Kia Soul EV Boardmasters Edition

Kia makes an electric beach buggy


Kia has taken the wraps off a special edition of the Soul EV designed to tackle the beach at the UK’s Boardmasters 2021 event in Cornwall.
President Biden

Biden aims for 50% electric cars by 2030


President Biden has announced a plan to advance America’s take-up of more environmentally-friendly vehicles, including a zero-emissions target.