French utility giant Engie has acquired ChargePoint Services for an undisclosed amount as it looks to expand in the EV charging sector.
ChargePoint is to open a series of new rapid charging locations in central London as it supports the newly announced EV Infrastructure Delivery Plan.
VWFS | Fleet has expanded its fleet team with a new head of fleet corporate service position.
The Mayor of London has set out plans to develop a network of rapid charging hubs across the city, paving the way for a “electric revolution … Read More »
Kwik Fit is enhancing its ‘Mobile7’ operation and rolling it out into new areas to bring fleets added flexibility with tyre replacement.
Local authorities are being asked to use a new small mammal warning sign to help improve road safety and protect animals.
EO Charging and Grosvenor Leasing have teamed up to offer a plug-in vehicle lease package designed to help fleets make the transition to electric vehicles.
Thousands of rail commuters will be able to cycle to stations and lock their bikes securely under new government investment.
Governments and cities are being warned not to focus solely on the eco benefits of electric vehicles as latest research finds hybrids could provide the most … Read More »
The Government is pushing ahead with plans for a completely electric government fleet by 2030, including asking individual departments for updates on progress, but has also … Read More »
This week’s top fleet industry stories…
Masternaut has launched a new solution for real-time job tracking to help fleets optimise field operations and customer service.
Reported car thefts have risen 45% in the last five years, with the West Midlands seeing the sharpest rise.
Hall’s Electrical has signed up as the first UK-based reseller of Lightfoot, bringing commercial fleets easier access to the driver behaviour and rewards solution.
Asda has cut fuel prices for the second time in a week, leading to calls for the other supermarkets to follow suit.
Attitudes to mobility may be fast-changing but almost three-quarters (73%) of British workers still believe their vehicle is essential to their daily commute.
Honda UK has announced that Phil Webb, head of car, is to assume responsibility for the fleet sales operations team as Marc Samuel leaves the business.
Bristol City Council is looking at two options to cut air pollution in line with legal requirements, including an eight-hour-a-day diesel car ban and a charging … Read More »
Volvo and Uber have unveiled a fully autonomous production XC90 that could be used to provide autonomous ridesharing services in the future.
One in four (26%) drivers would be willing to pay new motorway tolls if they brought higher standards and less congestion.
Fleet managers can now take control of important management issues while out of the office with the help of Freeway Fleet Systems’ smartphone app.
BMW has unveiled the new 3 Series Touring, which has been designed to offer increased interior space, improved handling and also heralds the model’s first plug-in … Read More »
Confirmation that the UK Government will legislate a 2050 net zero target for greenhouse gas emissions has been widely greeted by transport and environmental specialists but … Read More »
The GMB union has called for a naming and shaming regime and stronger penalties where people are killed or seriously injured at work – including introducing … Read More »
Hyundai is exploring how artificial intelligence (AI) injury analysis could be used to shape future vehicle safety systems, enabling assessment of required medical response in as … Read More »