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News: Nick Clegg urges electric car take-up but drives...


Nick Clegg has, today, admitted he drives an old Ford Galaxy despite this week urging people to drive electric cars.
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News: Nissan shows how quiet its Leaf is, just as EU...


A week after EU officials decreed that electric cars must make a noise Nissan has released a video demonstrating how impressively quiet its Leaf electric...
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News: Electric cars get access to bus lanes and free...


ELECTRIC CARS will be allowed to use bus lanes and park for free under plans by Nick Clegg to encourage more drivers to buy them, reports The Times.
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News: Delighted drivers show BMW i3 is more than just...


BMW SAYS it’s been so busy telling us all what a towering technological achievement its new i3 electric car is, that it’s forgotten to say it’s...
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News: EU orders silent electric cars to make a noise


ELECTRIC CARS will have to produce as much noise as cars powered by internal combustion engines, under new EU rules.
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News: The electric charge of the fire brigade


Now there's a spark that can help put out a fire: Britain’s first all-electric fire car, designed to respond to major incidents with blue lights...
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Currently on the blink: faulty chargers strand electric...


The number of points at which drivers can recharge their vehicles is rising fast, but as Dominic Tobin discovers, many of them do not work properly
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News: London’s electric car hire scheme set to switch to French hands with Bolloré