British Gas orders 100 e-NV200 vans following successful pilot

April 29, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1198

THE six-month winter trial of Nissan’s all-electric e-NV200 van with British Gas has come to a successful conclusion with the energy giant placing an immediate order for 50 vans, with a further 50 to be delivered by the end of the calendar year. The nationwide pilot of 28 vans, and the resulting


April 15, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 898

NISSAN fleet sales leapt 30 per cent in the last financial year as demand for the all-electric Nissan LEAF surged to new heights. With fleet operators increasingly adopting greener strategies to reduce cost and environmental impact by turning to electric vehicles, LEAF sales were up 132 per cent in

Nissan LEAFs help to create UK first with street of the future

April 4, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1059

THE UK’s first road of electric cars – ‘the street of the future’ – has been created in Marlow by the ground-breaking ‘My Electric Avenue’ project. Nine neighbours are now receiving delivery of their all-electric Nissan LEAFs to use over 18 months in order to test a new technology

Record sales keep the all-electric Nissan LEAF ahead of the class

April 4, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1147

THERE’S just no stopping the 100 per cent electric Nissan LEAF. The practical and affordable family hatchback has continued to hit the right note with Britain’s drivers, clocking up another bumper month in March and shattering yet another sales record. Figures released today by the Society

All-electric LEAFs prove popular members of county council’s fleet

March 27, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1092

NORTHUMBERLAND County Council has taken a step towards reducing its staff transportation costs by adding two 100 per cent electric Nissan LEAFs to its vehicle fleet. The matching models, which cost as little as 2p per mile to run, are available as pool cars for use by more than 1,000 of the local

How Nissan LEAF drivers are racing towards the 1bn kilometre mark

March 21, 2014 • EV, News, Uncategorized • Views: 946

DRIVERS of the Nissan LEAF – the world’s best-selling electric car – are racing towards the 1 billion kilometre mark. And some drivers are leading the pack. Nissan has created a series of animated stories to celebrate the race to 1 billion electric KM featuring owners, beginning with

The Paul O’Neill Blog: Why the all-electric Leaf is such a brilliant car

March 18, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1044

THERE’S been a lot of hype of late about new electric and plug-in hybrid models hitting the UK market. If you switched on your TV in February you couldn’t have helped but notice big-money advertising campaigns promoting the merits of the assorted newcomers. So, in the face of such media

Taxi electric to run all-new 100 per cent e-NV200 in Amsterdam

March 10, 2014 • EV, News • Views: 1095

TAXI Electric will be the first private taxi company to add the new 100 per cent electric Nissan e-NV200 taxi to its green energy-fuelled, zero-emission fleet. The combination of Nissan’s innovative zero-emission technology, in the form of the 100 per cent electric Nissan LEAF and Taxi