Industry highlights week 15 – 19 May 2023

Ohme Is New Smart EV Charging Choice For Volvo Car Ireland

Cork-based smart charging company Ohme is the new official charging partner for Volvo Car Ireland.

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Wattif Partnership Announcement

Rolec EV and Wattif EV announce an ambitious partnership set to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicle charging infrastructure across the UK and Ireland.

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Cool Planet Signs €50M Contract To Turn 8,500 Mining Trucks Electric

Cork entrepreneur Norman Crowley has signed a deal with a leading global mining company to retrofit some 8,500 diesel mining trucks into electric vehicles over the next three years, with much of this work to take place at sites in the Republic.

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UK Is Committed To Making Electric Vehicle Batteries, Hunt Says

Britain will ensure that batteries needed to power electric vehicles (EVs) are produced domestically, finance minister Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday, a day after carmakers warned insufficient production could hurt investment in the country.

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Rishi Sunak Talking To EU Over Threat To UK Electric Cars

The UK is lobbying the EU over a Brexit trade deal deadline that carmakers have warned pose a threat to UK industry.

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Industry highlights week 11 – 15 December 2023

Alfa Romeo has confirmed that its next new model – a compact crossover which will be available as a fully-electric car – will be called the Milano. That reverses months of speculation that the car would be called the Brennero.

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Industry highlights week 04 – 08 December 2023

Henderson Group and bp pulse have signed a partnership agreement to install ultra-rapid changing for up to 200 electric vehicles (EVs) at around 100 Henderson Retail sites across Northern Ireland within the next two years.

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