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Electric vehicle charge points at supermarkets double in two years
Fuel
Friday 20th March 2020
As part of the plan to get drivers into electric vehicles (EVs) by 2035, more charging points are to be installed UK-wide. Supermarkets are a particularly important place to have these charging points available, as many people will be visiting for a good length of time, providing a good opportunity for charging. For this reason, the number of available charging points is growing.
Has the coronavirus led to lower petrol prices?
Fuel
Wednesday 12th February 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has led to a drop in the price of oil, due to a few different reasons.
Ban on new petrol and diesel car sales brought forward to 2035
Fuel
Monday 10th February 2020
The plan to ban the sales of petrol and diesel cars by 2035 has been agreed in order to act upon global warming worries.
December puts an end to four months of falling petrol prices
Fuel
Wednesday 15th January 2020
The price of oil increased over December, meaning that prices are due to rise this year.
Two-fifths of drivers considering an electric car as their next purchase
Car Insurance
Friday 24th May 2019
Around 12 million motorists are now considering an electric car as their next purchase, an online survey of motorists has found.
Banning the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040 is too late, advisers warn
Car Insurance
Wednesday 15th May 2019
Government advisers have called for the ban of selling petrol and diesel cars to come into force ten years earlier than planned to help meet the country’s zero emissions target.
EV chargers to become mandatory on new homes
Car Insurance
Monday 9th July 2018

When buying a house, you tend to think of the future. Would a house with EV chargers tempt you to buy, over a house without EV chargers?

Martin Saarinen, Auto

BP buys EV charge company Chargemaster
Car Insurance
Monday 2nd July 2018

Electric cars are increasing in popularity, which means there is more demand for fast chargers at petrol stations across the UK. The sale of EV charge company Chargemaster to BP

Hybrid car sales soar while diesels plummet
Car Insurance
Monday 25th June 2018

Drivers are opting for more environmentally friendly cars, with sales of hybrids increasing year-on-year and diesel cars plunging in popularity.

Adam Vaughan, The Guardian, reports:

Sales of plug-in hybrid cars