SEAT, Iberdrola and Volkswagen Group España Distribución are
strengthening their commitment to the electrification of transport by
signing a strategic collaboration agreement to jointly promote the
rollout of electric, sustainable mobility in Spain.
Manufacturer Britishvolt has announced a collaboration with renowned
Italian design house Pininfarina, to build the UK’s first large-scale
battery gigaplant at the former RAF base of Bro Tathan, Wales.
Foresight Group, a leading independent infrastructure and private equity
investment manager, and Williams Advanced Engineering are pleased to
announce a £1.45 million follow-on investment from Foresight Williams
Technology EIS Fund into Inovo Robotics.
Drivers of ŠKODA’s all-electric Citigoe iV and Superb iV plug-in hybrid
can now use Amazon Alexa voice assistants to start or stop charging
remotely and check on the remaining range of their cars, all from the
comfort of their home.
The parcel industry leader, DPD, has smashed its own 2020 target for 10%
of its van fleet to be zero emission, electric vehicles, five months
ahead of schedule. As a result, DPD now has the biggest, greenest
delivery fleet in the UK.
ABB has marked the start of construction at its new facility in San
Giovanni Valdarno, Italy, which will serve as a global Centre of
Excellence and production site for electric vehicle charging
infrastructure. The 16,000 square meter facility is expected to be
operational by the end of 2021.
Garrett Motion Inc. is adding another electrification technology
innovation to its portfolio with the recently announced development of
the world’s first “E-Turbo” for passenger vehicles with Mercedes-AMG.
Nikola Corporation, a global transportation leader in zero-emissions and
infrastructure solutions, is one step closer to bringing a 1
million-square-foot manufacturing facility to Coolidge, Ariz. following
an official groundbreaking ceremony on its approximate 430-acre parcel.
Renault has helped create the first 100% electric town by giving every
household in the town of Appy in the Ariege region of France a New ZOE
to experience for three years in a pioneering new scheme to prove
electric mobility can be suitable for all.