If works…Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel… and clean up toxic air

June 10th, 2015 Comments Off on If works…Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel… and clean up toxic air

A £100 million electricMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » carMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » revolution to turn LondonWill this work? - We hope so: "Electric cars to use bus lanes in UK cities". Read more ... » into the “greenElectric car insurance explained. Cheaper, affordable, green, first-time drivers appeal. Read more ... » drivingWow: Dyson might be building electric car, joining Apple and Google in looking to make vehicles of the future. Read more ... »” capital of the worldDriven to distraction by China electric cars. Read more ... » and clean up its dangerously polluted airHarrogate Borough Council secures funding for electric vehicle charging points. Read more ... » will be launched this week.

The ambitious plans involve a massive overhaul of London’s networkMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » of notoriously unreliable chargingMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » pointsMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » and the start of a cityBristol: Fancy test driving an electric car? Head down to a new motor show coming to Millennium Square Read. Read more ... »-wide electric carMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » sharing service by early next yearThe Economist: Electric cars will come of age in 2018. Read more ... », it can be revealed todayMillions miss out on cheaper motoring. Read more ... ».

They come as Tory MPMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » Zac GoldsmithSource London: what the next Mayor will do for London's electric charging network. A word from candidates.... Read more ... », who yesterday took the first step to a mayoral bid, said it was “extraordinary” that there are not more electric vehiclesMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » on the capital’s streets and called for all newNew initiative with Park At My House and Source London for #ElectricCar #Ev #Charging - free home charging unit installation. Read more ... » minicabs and delivery vans to be electric-powered.

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A right-hand-drive version of the Autolib cars painted in “double-decker bus red” will be revealed in central London on Friday by Vincent BollorFrench company to put 3,000 electric ‘Boris cars’ on the streets of London. Read more ... »é, the operator’s chairman and chief executive.

He will announce ambitions to have 6London: New electric car-charging bays as Hammersmith council steps up fight against pollution. Read more ... »,000 charging points across London and as many as 3French electric car-sharing service launches in US. Read more ... »,000 batteryWow: Dyson might be building electric car, joining Apple and Google in looking to make vehicles of the future. Read more ... »-powered cars on the roads here by 2018.

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The cars can be driven from pointMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » to point and do not have to be returned to the space where they were picked up.

The move follows a series of reports in the Evening Standard about how adopting green technologyWow: Dyson might be building electric car, joining Apple and Google in looking to make vehicles of the future. Read more ... » can help to improve Londoners’ lives by curbing killer air pollution*Applauds* California Zero Emissions Car Target May Hit 100% By 2030. Read more ... ».

The Standard is hosting a major debate on June 30Electric cars will become as ubiquitous as the internet, says transport minister. Read more ... » to discuss possible technological fixes for London’s environmental challenges. It is chaired by Kirsty Wark, of BBCStortford and Stansted stations to get electric car charge point. Read more ... »’s Newsnight, and sponsored by French energy efficiency group Engie.

Julien Varin, spokesman for Bolloré’s green technology arm BlueSolutions, said he expected the scheme to prove popular with young Londoners who struggle to afford a car.

He told the Standard: ”Lots of people aged 18More Scots are plugging in electric cars. Read more ... » to 25Tough but gotta be done: Netherlands may ban sale of non-electric cars by 2025. Read more ... » are using the cars to go out for the evening with their friends. They might use them to go to a nightclub, dinner or the theatre. Some make love in the cars. They use them like a hotel. You can use them for anything.”

He added: “We are sure it will workWill this work? - We hope so: "Electric cars to use bus lanes in UK cities". Read more ... » in London and expect London to be bigger than Paris. It won’t be quite the same as Paris as English people are different but we have four years’ experienceMaking a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan. Read more ... » in Paris and that will help usFrench electric car-sharing service launches in US. Read more ... ».”

Christophe Arnaud, director of Bluepoint London, the Bolloré subsidiary running the charging pointHarrogate Borough Council secures funding for electric vehicle charging points. Read more ... » network, said he hoped the scheme would become known as “Boris Cars” because “if this happens we know we have the authorities officially behind us”.

He said one of the biggest obstacles in London was securing accessSuper fast electric car chargers to come to Cirencester and Moreton-in-Marsh in Cotswolds. Read more ... » deals with all the 27Charge Your Car network completes 100,000 EV charges in UK. Read more ... » town halls involved in the SourceUEL student prepares for Dragons' Den style competition for low-carbon entrepreneurs. Read more ... » London network. So far five have been signed — with Kensington and Chelsea, Greenwich, Hackney, Southwark and Sutton — but it is hoped 15Good. Speedy charging driving a global boom in electric cars. Read more ... » will be on board by the year’s end.

About 100 charging points are currently being repaired or replaced, with the aim of having 99 per cent working at any time, he said.

Autolib is credited with taking an estimated 31*Applauds* California Zero Emissions Car Target May Hit 100% By 2030. Read more ... »,000 petrolElectric cars gain momentum. Read more ... » or diesel cars off the streets of Paris.

In the Commons yesterday Richmond ParkChanging Times in Hemel: Bright sparks finally switch on to electric car charging. Read more ... » Mr Goldsmith called for a “revolution in electric car ownershipElectric Car Nissan #LEAF for 199+vat/month Special Offer. Read more ... »”.

He told a debate on London air pollutionUEL student prepares for Dragons' Den style competition for low-carbon entrepreneurs. Read more ... »: “Despite falling costsRT: £9m to be invested in electric car charging points. Read more ... », the fact that getting around in electric cars is dramatically cheaper than conventional alternatives and the installationErm, good luck: Southern goes electric – encouraging car park users to plug in while they take the train. Read more ... » of 1,400 new charging points in the past three years — a consequence of the Mayor’s intervention — that revolution simply has not happened.

“It will inevitably happen. The marketBaby steps: Affordability of Electric Cars Expected to Increase Rapidly. Read more ... » dictates that it will but the market needs a boost.”

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