Gloucestershire Constabulary is adopting 75 new electric vehicles (EVs) meaning 21% of the fleet will have zero tailpipe emissions.
The fleet of 40kWh pure electric 2,000 Nissan Leafs will be offered to drivers as part of Uber’s Clean Air Plan.
Nissan has reduced the price of the Leaf by £1,650 across all grades, following a previous hike of £1,800 earlier in the year.
Incentives, low emission zones and greater uptake of electric vehicles on public sector fleets are among eight policy recommendations by Nissan/European Innovation Partnership paper.
Nissan has launched a Leaf electric car with a larger 62kWh battery and a range of 239 miles on a single charge.
Gloucestershire County Council has estimated savings of two tonnes of CO2 a month with Enterprise Car Club, compared to employees commuting in privately-owned cars.
More people in the UK research the Nissan Leaf online than any other electric car, research from Sophus3 has shown.
Four common electric vehicle myths have been ‘dispelled’ by Fleet Evolution to encourage more drivers to switch to EV.
Royal Greenwich’s council has teamed with regular car club provider, Enterprise to trial the EV scheme.
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.
“We need to connect with the right people and talk to them about the things that matter,” said Nissan UK fleet director Iker Lazzari at Company Car In Action 2018.
Company Car in Action 2018 will provide visitors with everything they need to know about electric, hybrid and hydrogen powered vehicles.
Nissan has extended the range on its Leaf Tenka, improving its fleet capabilities and pushing it closer to the ICE tipping point.
Nissan has revealed a new Leaf with an increased range of 235 miles and the introduction of its latest autonomous driving technology.
Increased interest in electric vehicles has helped used values increase by 7% this year, says Cap HPI.
Heathrow airport has added 17 Nissan Leafs to its fleet to inspire a new culture of electric car usage.
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