Electric vehicle drivers can now drive from the UK through France and into Belgium or as far as Italy as part of a European Union project to extend the charging network. The project is being managed by Zero Carbon Futures in the UK.
Companies and countries are moving towards electric vehicles and the North East has a number of businesses that will benefit, Peter McCusker, The Journal, reports.
Zero Carbon Futures is delighted to announce our appointment as project manager to Milton Keynes Council to support the delivery of their Go Ultra Low City programme.
Our MD, Dr Colin Herron, has been appointed to the Innovation Board of the The North East LEP joining leading figures from the region’s business, academic and civic communities.
The Rapid Charge Network project, which has been project managed by Zero Carbon Futures, is showing that networks of rapid charge points have helped drivers drive further and supported the uptake of EVs.
Managing Director, Dr Colin Herron, has been appointed onto the IET’s Manufacturing Policy Panel to act in an advisory role on UK manufacturing policy issues.
The North East Combined Authority has been awarded £1.5million ‘Go Ultra Low’ development funding to help take forward the plans for new electric vehicle filling stations in Newcastle and Sunderland.
Zero Carbon Futures is part of a consortium who will work together on key areas of battery development following Nissan’s announcement to produce the next generation of EV batteries in Sunderland.
Dr Colin Herron takes a look at how the emphasis on the City of the future will impact on car sales. The article appeared in The Ami 2016 UK Franchised Dealer Report.
Zero Carbon Futures is delighted to announce its lead role in NEAA’s Innovation & Technology activity which aims to support emerging technology and support process innovation.
Transport is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions and in the global challenge of climate change, the spotlight has been turned to ways in which the world can reduce transport emissions.
A new centre in Sunderland that aims to position the UK a focus for the development and integration of low carbon vehicle technologies is set to open its doors.