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BYD ADL partnership delivers nine electrics to Stagecoach in Guildford

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The BYD ADL buses will be Guildford’s first electric buses The UK’s leading supplier of electric buses, the BYD ADL partnership, has taken a significant step forward with the delivery of nine 10.8-metre pure electric buses together with charging equipment to Stagecoach South for use on park and ride services …

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World-leading WiCET project launches to advance wireless charging for electric taxis

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Cenex’s WiCET project will undergo a feasibility study to assess its viability to provide wireless charging for UK taxis Cenex has announced WiCET (Wireless Charging for Electric Taxis), a ground-breaking project in the field of wireless electric vehicle charging funded by Innovate UK. WiCET provides a unique opportunity for the …

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Alstom and Eversholt Rail unveil a new hydrogen train design for the UK

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Alstom and Eversholt Rail’s hydrogen train could be introduced by 2022 Alstom and Eversholt Rail have unveiled the design of a new hydrogen train for the UK market. The train, codenamed ‘Breeze’, will be a conversion of existing Class 321 trains, reengineering some of the UK’s most reliable rolling stock, …

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New charging points for Canterbury’s EV drivers

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Vattenfall and BMM will install 12 chargers in the UK city of Canterbury Vattenfall, along with BMM Energy Solutions, has agreed its second partnership to install electric vehicle charging infrastructure in Britain, after winning a tender from Canterbury City Council. Vattenfall and BMM will install 12 InCharge charging stations in …

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Ballard receives order from Porterbrook for fuel cell module to power UK HydroFLEX train

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Ballard’s fuel cell will go towards a UK initiative to remove diesel-only trains by 2040 Ballard Power Systems has received a purchase order from Porterbrook Leasing Company, a leading participant in the rail leasing market, for an FCveloCity-HD fuel cell module and related support to power a HydroFLEX train in …

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Engie to provide rapid EV charging network in West Yorkshire

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Engie will provide 100% renewable electricity to power the chargers Engie has been appointed by West Yorkshire Combined Authority to provide a new network of at least 88 rapid electric vehicle charging points across the region. The new initiative will help improve air quality in West Yorkshire and also aims …

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NFDA’s pilot scheme to certify EV retailers endorsed by OLEV

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The NFDA EVA scheme will establish retail and aftersale standards for EVs “It is extremely positive that the government’s Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) has endorsed the pilot phase of NFDA’s new Electric Vehicle Approved (EVA) scheme, now open to all retailers,” said director of the National Franchised Dealers …

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