Your Homes Newcastle takes part in electric car trials

Your Homes Newcastle (YHN) has reinforced its commitment to environmental sustainability by taking part in the My Electric Avenue electric car trials.

Thirteen employees were chosen for the 18 month long trial which involves taking on a private lease of a Nissan LEAF and monitoring the impact of charging multiple electric vehicles at any one time on the national grid.

The My Electric Avenue project is designed to help understand the demand on the electricity network when electric cars are commonplace. In the North East the trials have seen overwhelming demand with 55 people across four residential clusters, and YHN’s business cluster, signed up to take part.

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