Van drivers will be able to operate heavier electric or gas-powered vehicles without having to apply for a new licence, as part of moves to improve air quality in towns and cities across the country.

The recall of 22,000 Porsche’s has been announced by Germany’s transport minister in order to remove what is believed to be illegal emissions-controlling software.

The Royal Mail has signed an agreement with Peugeot to purchase 100 electric vans to be used as delivery vehicles.

POLAR and Charge Your Car networks switch to 100 per cent renewable electricity

More than 5,600 public charging points operated by Chargemaster will be using renewable energy by August 1st.

Local Authorities to lead on tackling disel emissions

Local Authorities are tasked with playing a leading role in the UK Government’s plan to tackle roadside nitrogen dioxide concentrations and improve air quality, announced yesterday.

Hydrogen filling station deal agreed for Riversimple trials

French hydrogen refuelling manufacturer McPhy will supply Welsh car firm Riversimple with a refuelling station for trials in later this year.

UK commercial vehicle manufacturing drops despite strong exports

According to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, British commercial vehicle manufacturing declined dropped 4.7% to 7,324 units in June 2017. Year-to-date figures are also down -8.1% to 43,782.

BMW Group announces next electrification steps

The BMW Group has revealed that the new battery-electric MINI will go into production in 2019, adding a full electric drivetrain to the MINI range.

Mercedes-Benz to enter Formula E in 2019

Dr Jens Thiemer: "Formula E is a significant step in order to demonstrate the performance of our intelligent battery-powered electric vehicles"

Britain to ban sale of diesel and petrol vehicles from 2040

Plans echo French commitment to improve air quality by taking diesel and petrol cars off the road

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Telematics generates vast amounts of data which needs to be digested and acted on if any benefits are to be realised. But how well are fleets using data? And do companies have a moral and legal obligation to act on reports of bad driving? We ask our telematics experts

Meet our new leasing experts, who in this first discussion, examine how new challenges such as Brexit, air quality and policy changes are affecting fleet managers

In the first of a new panel discussion, we ask our experts their views on how telematics have shaped and driven change within the fleet management profession, and why reluctance to use fleet technology still exists within some organisations

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

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Expert Panel

Following the launch of the Department of Transport’s consultation into making charge points more accessible, GreenFleet’s expert panelists give their views on the key factors that will shape the electric vehicle market’s development in the near future.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Leasing

How can leasing and contract hire firms help with the wider role of fleet management? And what role does the industry play in driving down emissions? We ask our new expert panel for their views.

Expert Panel - Telematics

Our telematics expert panelists share their thoughts on how technology has helped drive down road emissions, how telematics grows the appeal of electric vehicles, and how autonomous vehicles could benefit fleets in the future.

Expert Panel - Electric Fleets

GreenFleet taps into the minds of its expert panel to assess the place of electric vehicles in company car fleets and what the major barriers to adoption will be moving forward.

GreenFleet Expert Panel - Connectivity

Technology is changing the way we travel. GreenFleet quizzes its telematics expert panel on how connectivity is facilitating new mobility trends, aiding fleet management, and reducing CO2 emissions.

Expert Panel: Charging Infrastructure

Electric vehicles continue to go from strength to strength with manufacturers seeing record sales thus far in 2016. GreenFleet and its panel of experts evaluate how well-equipped the UK’s charging infrastructure is to support greater uptake.

Peugeot 3008 GT-Line BlueHDi 120

Peugeot has re-invented its people-carrying 3008 model, turning it from MPV to SUV. More stylish than before and with more upmarket aspirations, how does it face up to its new competition?

2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Excel AWD 2.5L CVT TSS

On-paper, Toyota’s high-riding RAV 4 SUV now offers potential fuel and cost-saving benefits of a hybrid powertrain for the first time. How does it measure up in the real-world? Richard Gooding reports

2017 Renault Zoe Dynamique R90 Z.E. 40

The Renault Zoe is the most popular electric vehicle in Europe, and a new version with a larger-capacity 41kWh battery is now available. Richard Gooding finds out what other benefits 
the revised Zoe has, aside from a longer 250-mile range

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