Americans used less energy in 2011 thanks to a switch to more energy efficient technologies and wider use of renewables, according to a study by a US research lab.
Finnish firm Neste Oil officially opened its first European pilot plant for producing microbial oil from waste material in Porvoo, Finland on Friday.
Greentomatocars, London’s second largest minicab firm, has signed a deal with Chinese carmaker BYD to rollout all-electric taxis in the capital.
China looks set to fall well short of its targets for electric car sales in 2015 and 2020, according to an analysis by Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
British Gas will be offering charging solutions for Mitsubishi Motors’ i-MiEV for UK drivers as part of an exclusive partnership announced yesterday.
The European Commission yesterday published proposals to limit the use of food-based biofuels amid concerns that the region’s biofuel target is driving up food prices.
US electric car battery maker A123 Systems has filed for bankruptcy after failing to make an interest payment.
Japanese carmarker announced today that sales of its hybrid vehicles broke the one million milestone at the end of September.
E-Car Club, a nationwide electric car club, is launching Nissan’s all-electric LEAF for hire by the day or hour in Milton Keynes.
Carmakers Honda, Toyota, Nissan and Hyundai are joining forces to introduce fuel cell vehicles to the market in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Iceland.