Electric Vehicles

Electric Nissan Van FleetEurope

Van operators need to start planning for an electric future

The UK has experienced a significant increase in demand for electric vehicles in recent years with new registrations of plug-in cars surging from 3,500 in 2013 to over 80,000 in December 2016, according to SMMT figures. On the other hand, EV take-up among van operators has been slow in comparison, with only 5,000 live registrations for plug-in vans. So, why are the majority of light commercial fleets reluctant to make the switch to electric, despite a record-breaking 29,784 new vans [...]

You can reap the rewards of electric vehicles

You can reap the rewards of electric vehicles – but only if you act now!

When considering different mobility solutions, cost, ease and efficiency must be at the forefront of a business decision. Workplace pressures constantly evolve and there is no single, one-size-fits-all solution. For almost 60 years now, the car has been considered just that and today, it is still our go-to-solution. But there is increasing scrutiny on this favoured mode of transport. For example, recent emissions scandals and a constant focus on air quality, especially in cities, are adding to cost and efficiency [...]