Month: December 2015

Help Us With a Walk

Pull on your walking boots for the 21st annual KM Charity Walk Walkers are invited to take part in the annual KM Charity Walk to support The Green Organisation. The annual walk – now in its 21st year – is

Posted in Appeals & Funding, Charity Walk, Eco Tourism, Green Living

Silent Night for a Better Morning After

Nissan e-NV200

Santa may have his sleigh, but one pub landlord has found a more modern means of transport to help his regulars home after closing time this Christmas – an all-electric van. Rafael Krasnodebski is using a seven-seater Nissan e-NV200 Combi

Posted in Motoring News

COP21 – Where Do We Go from Here?

COP21

Dr Greg Lavery of Lavery/Pennell has penned the below assessment post-COP21. We have been following the developments closely and regard this to be as good an appraisal as any you are likely to find. Dr Lavery has very kindly allowed us to publish

Posted in Eco Echo, GENERAL

FORD INVESTING $4.5 BILLION IN ELECTRIFIED VEHICLES

FORD INVESTING $4.5 BILLION IN ELECTRIFIED VEHICLE

Ford is investing an additional $4.5 billion in electrified vehicle solutions by 2020, including a new Focus Electric with all-new DC fast-charge capability, which delivers 80 per cent charge in an estimated 30min and a projected 100-mile range The company

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BMW Planning a Major Assault on the EV Market

BMW X5 xDrive40e

BMW to offer five PHEV vehicles in the range BMW 7 Series line-up strengthened by six additional models M Sport arrives on the new BMW X1 The BMW i3 offered with a sportier edge BMW scoops more awards BMW to

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