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Do1Thing: Renfrewshire residents can hire electric cars

Do1Thing: Renfrewshire residents can hire electric cars

1 day ago   |   Daily Record

Housing association bosses have two electric cars for people to use - and help the environment
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NHS Northumbria gets fleet of 700 Jaguar I-Paces

NHS Northumbria gets fleet of 700 Jaguar I-Paces

2 days ago   |   Auto Express   |   2 articles

Luke Wilkinson 2020-01-21 13:00 Northumbria NHS Foundation Trust will lease the all-electric Jaguar I-Pace SUVs to its public sector staff across the UK NHS Northumbria...
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Electric car sales are rising, but so are emissions. What's going on?

2 days ago   |   Wired

More of us are buying electric cars than ever before, but our emissions are still going up. Falling diesel and rising SUV sales are to blame
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'The streets are more alive': Ghent readers on a car-free city centre

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

We asked locals in the Belgian city to tell us how things have changed since the shake-up The city has become a pedestrians and cyclists' joy, especially for people like me who...
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How a Belgian port city inspired Birmingham's car-free ambitions

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

Ghent's transformation produced shorter journeys, cleaner air and a cycling explosion Birmingham - once, proudly, the UK's “motorway city” - has announced plans to entice...
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SPONSORED: Why Dundee - and the council leader - is leading the way in EVs

7 days ago   |   The Courier

In 10 years' time there will be hardly any petrol or diesel cars on the roads of Dundee , that's the hope of city council leader John Alexander, who is helping drive down the...
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UK electric van maker Arrival secures £85m from Kia and Hyundai

7 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   4 articles

Investment from Korean giants means startup is valued at £3bn, giving it ‘unicorn' status The UK-based electric van maker Arrival has secured an £85m investment from South...
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BTS as Formula E drivers? Band swaps microphones for helmets in quest to change the world

8 days ago   |   Metro

We all know BTS cares deeply about the Earth and the effect of climate change, but did you know the lengths they'd go to to get their message across? We present to you, BTS as...
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Birmingham could ban cars from driving through city centre

10 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   4 articles

Proposal would involve rerouting traffic to ring road in attempt to improve air quality Through traffic could be banned from Birmingham city centre under plans being considered...
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Belgian police cars fall foul of tighter controls on urban emissions

13 days ago   |   The Guardian

Federal force unable to afford to bring fleet into line with new regulations in major cities Belgium's federal police have fallen foul of tighter emissions controls that come...
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Girl, 13, vanishes on way to school after getting into stranger's car

Girl, 13, vanishes on way to school after getting into stranger's car

Amberly Flores has been missing since Tuesday after she was seen getting into an SUV on her way to school. Authorities are searching for a 13-year-old girl who vanished after... Read more ...

BREAKING: Police appeal after 16 cars vandalised in one night

BREAKING: Police appeal after 16 cars vandalised in one night

Break-ins and thefts in Invergowrie and the nearby Dundee Technology Park Read more ...

Carpool Karaoke fans shocked after it is revealed that James Corden doesn't...

Carpool Karaoke fans shocked after it is revealed that James Corden doesn't drive the car

A fan of The Late, Late Show's popular segment Carpool Karaoke was shocked to discover... Read more ...

Man offers to help stranded mother after her car broke down in exchange for...

Man offers to help stranded mother after her car broke down in exchange for bra photo

Bethany Pywell , from King's Lynn, Norfolk, asked for help online, where she was offered support by a man called 'Luke' who said he would only come if she sent him photos of... Read more ...

Man would only help stranded mum jump-start car if she sent him topless photos

Man would only help stranded mum jump-start car if she sent him topless photos

Bethany Pywell, from Norfolk, sent the perfect 'dirty' photo in revenge after a Facebook friend pleaded for a flash of her underwear in exchange for help when her car broke down Read more ...

Hyundai i10 first drive review - The city car is alive and kicking

Hyundai i10 first drive review - The city car is alive and kicking

We've been putting the new Hyundai i10 through its paces and reckon it proves that city cars have a vibrant future. You can find out all about the specs, performances and... Read more ...

New all-electric Renault Twingo Z.E. confirmed for 2020 launch

New all-electric Renault Twingo Z.E. confirmed for 2020 launch

Luke Wilkinson 2020-01-22 09:40 The all-electric Renault Twingo Z.E. city car is set to be launched in Europe later this year, but it's unlikely to come to the UK Renault has... Read more ...

We just got our best look yet at Car Thing, Spotify's mysterious music...

We just got our best look yet at Car Thing, Spotify's mysterious music streaming gadget that it has no plans to sell

Last May, Spotify announced a voice-activated music-streaming gadget, called the Car Thing - but said it would only be available for select users as a test of how people listen... Read more ...

Skoda Superb iV SE-L 2020 UK review

Skoda Superb iV SE-L 2020 UK review

Skoda's first-ever plug-in hybrid brings petrol-electric motoring remarkably close to bargain territory. Not exciting, but pleasingly normal to drive, with all of the Superb's... Read more ...

Matt Prior: The great escape

Matt Prior: The great escape

Ghosn held an explosive press conference after his top-secret flight Was there a cleverly concealed escape tunnel hidden by a poster of Raquel Welch? What was the deal with the... Read more ...