Huge spike in demand for electric cars and bikes as fuel shortage crisis bites


Car sales website Auto Trader has reported a “huge spike” in demand for electric cars in recent days.
Eco petrol to replace current fuel at pumps

E10 fuel: What is it and how will it affect you?


Last year, the Department for Transport announced the introduction of E10, a lower carbon fuel for petrol vehicles.
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.
Allegra Stratton is sticking with diesel

Government eco adviser will stick with diesel car


A senior government spokeswoman on environmental affairs has said that she’s not yet ready to make the move to electric motoring.
UK traffic

Climate challenge to £27bn road plan rejected


The government takes another step towards £27bn roads investment after a High Court injunction by a climate group is rejected.
UK traffic

UK's £27bn road-building plan hits legal logjam


Environmental objections hold up government’s road building plans and could lead to traffic chaos.
Smart motorway development paused after legal threat

New smart motorway paused after legal threat


The development of a new smart motorway across the Pennines has been paused after a retired vicar threatened a legal challenge.
DS Automobiles reveals clothing collection that absorbs CO2

DS reveals clothing that absorbs CO2


DS Automobiles has unveiled a clothing collection that absorbs carbon dioxide, made in collaboration with a Parisian fashion designer.
New motorway speed limits have halved pollution in some areas of Wales

New speed limit halves Welsh motorway pollution


Lower speed limits introduced on high-pollution stretches of Welsh motorways have been successful in halving levels of harmful emissions.
The Tesla Model X

Five ways car makers are getting greener


Solving cars' environmental issues is one of the keys to tackling climate change, and car makers are having to take a multi-pronged approach.
California to ban internal combustion cars from 2035

California to ban new petrol car sales from 2035


Californians will not be able to buy new internal combustion engine (ICE) cars from 2035 after Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order.
VW appoints supply chain watchdog to ensure ethical sourcing practices

VW appoints EV supply chain watchdog


Volkswagen has today announced that it has partnered with an agency to ensure that the materials used in its EVs are responsibly sourced.
Environmental activists install anti-car billboards across UK cities

Environment activists install anti-car billboards


Activists from the Brandalism network have installed over 100 billboards across the UK attacking what it calls "misleading" car advertising.