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A Moment for Scotland

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we have tried to regularly highlight the ecological impact that has been witnessed throughout the world as a result of decreased human activity. Throughout lockdown there has been a near 50% fall in airborne pollutant levels in the UK. Some of the most significant decreases have been on the congested roads […]

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Post-Cobalt Future Just a Matter of Time?

Demand for batteries has increased exponentially over the past decade as electric cars become more and more popular and the energy industry works to develop methods for storing electricity. While electric vehicles are becoming cheaper and technology is improving at incredible rates, we cannot ignore the fact that we still rely on finite resources to […]

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European Stimulus Packages: Blueprints for the UK to Follow

On 4th June, the German government announced the details of their new post Covid-19 stimulus package. This package includes over €130 billion of new incentives for the car industry in the form of grants and tax reductions. That said, most notably, the plan does not include any incentives for internal-combustion cars. Previously, buyers of full-electric […]


Why You Should Feel Perfectly Safe Buying a New Car

The UK government recently announced that it would allow car showrooms in England to reopen from 1st June, provided they were able to meet Covid-19 security guidelines aimed at protecting customers and employees. However, many dealership owners are still reporting lower footfall as a result of concerned customers and the current economic climate. We thought […]


Claiming Government Grants: It’s This Easy!

Grants relating to electric vehicles are provided by The Office of Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) in England and Wales and The Energy Saving trust (EST) in Scotland. These institutions were set up by the respective governments to help increase the number of ultra-low emission vehicles on our roads. There are two main types of grant […]

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Time for change while the tools are down

Almost every industry in the UK has been ground to a halt as a result of Covid-19. Many businesses have found ingenious ways to keep the money coming through the door and a huge number have finally found a way of taking their business online or adopting remote work practices. With that said, many premises […]

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All Change for UK Fleet Managers

The latest survey of fleet managers by the Energy Saving Trust (EST) was released on the 22nd May in partnership with Go Ultra Low, the government institution aimed at increasing information available on electric vehicles. The survey covered 500 key fleet managers in the UK who are responsible for running a variety of vehicle fleets, […]