Chevin Fleet Solutions had previously committed to ensuring that at least 5% of its fleet was electric by 2020, having joined the Go Ultra Low campaign in 2016.
18% say they would like to switch to an electric car next year – one of the top five most popular sustainable resolutions for 2019, according to Go Ultra Low.
The plug-in car grant for ultra-low emission cars will be cut by £1,000 and no longer apply to hybrid cars with a range of less than 70 miles, from November 9.
Sales of pure electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles have risen every month so far this year, with one being registered every nine minutes in the UK.
Research from Go Ultra Low has revealed several myths around electric vehicles, including 42% of Brits underestimating the amount of EV chargers in the UK.
Fleet decision-makers should ensure plug-in vehicles are ‘fit for purpose’ before replacing diesel or petrol cars and vans.
Go Ultra Low will be holding a debate on the future of electric vehicles at this year’s Hay Festival, with transport minister Jesse Norman on the panel.
The first three months of this year saw 13,327 new electric and plug-in hybrid cars registered, a 16% increase on the same quarter last year, bringing the total on UK roads to 147,431.
Dundee City Council’s ‘Go Ultra Low’ Cities project has been boosted by a rapid charge hub from Connected Energy.
Peter Eldridge, director of the ICFM, highlighted Government policy changes that would help fleets increase their uptake of low-emission vehicles.
Pure electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles reached record levels in 2017, according to figures released today by Go Ultra Low.
A study by Go Ultra Low has shown that company car drivers could save £7,376 by switching to a 100% electric car.
The first electric vehicle charging points for the Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure programme have been installed at Carlton Packaging.
Chargemaster has won a contract to install and operate charging points in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire and Derby over the next three years.
Nottingham City Council is ramping up its electric vehicle plans as the city looks to tackle air pollution by introducing a Clean Air Zone (CAZ).
A total of 12,932 plug-in models were registered between July and September, a rise of 36% on the same period in 2016.
Swarco Parking and eMobility has been awarded official Go Ultra Low Company status.
Fleet Innovations has been awarded ‘Go Ultra Low Company’ status in recognition of its role in boosting the uptake of low/zero emission plug-in vehicles.
JCT600 VLS has been awarded Go Ultra Low status due to promotion and usage of Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs) in its fleet.
ALD UK has been awarded Go Ultra Low Company status in recognition of its company car fleet, of which over 10% are classed as Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs).
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