Drivers to be paid £3,000 to give up their cars

Drivers of diesel and petrol cars will reportedly be given ‘credits’ to spend on greener transport modes

Coventry and Oxford on track to become ‘UK’s first’ all-electric bus cities

The cities could be awarded up to £50 million each to introduce all-electric bus services as a result of an England-wide competition

E-scooters to get number plates after safety concerns in Coventry trials

The measure will help identify ‘antisocial’ riders and encourage safer, more responsible use

Durham deemed ‘the greenest city in the UK’

The city, which declared a climate emergency in February 2019, has already reduced emissions by 47% between 2009-2019

Rubber roads pave the way for green infrastructure

A new rubberised asphalt made of recycled waste tyres is to be trialled in Coventry

Government pledges £28m for Coventry EV battery centre

The UK Battery Industrialisation Centre will provide testing facilities for new battery technologies

New joint venture to open EV battery factory in Coventry

Hyperbat aims to provide a secure supply chain for UK-based car manufacturers as they transition to greener vehicles

Coventry incentivises black cab drivers to switch to electric taxis

The city council has launched the ‘Go Electric Taxi’ scheme, which is funded by the Office of Low Emission Vehicles

Jaguar to charge up electric production of E-type concept car

Prince Harry drove his bride Meghan Markle from Windsor Castle to their wedding reception in the battery-powered vehicle, which was then a one-off

UK cities shortlisted to share £20m green taxi fund

The UK has announced a shortlist of eight cities that are in line to share a £20 million fund to increase the number of plug-in taxis. They will each receive a government-backed study into providing more environmentally-friendly travel opportunities in their areas. The research will look into how local authorities could use the money to […]

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