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The Sun

Charging just SIX electric cars at once could lead to local power outages right across the UK
The Sun
“Without change, just six electric cars charging in close proximity at peak times could overload the grid and disrupt local power supplies; and, today, one in five of the UK's local grids are unable to accept feed-in from distributed energy like ...
UK unprepared for surge in electric car use, thinktank warnsThe Guardian
Plugging in six electric cars may cause local power cutsThe Times (subscription)
Electric cars could seriously damage the UK's power grid, report warnsCar Keys
Daily Mail -The Planner -Gizmodo UK -Green Alliance
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Coventry Telegraph

Coventry on the charge - £4m boost for research into electric cars
Coventry Telegraph
The first project benefiting at WMG is one being led by BMW to design and develop power dense batteries in the UK, a key step in paving the way for the widespread adoption of electric vehicles. WMG has received a grant of £3.8m for its part in the ...



The Guardian

Tesla recalls 53000 Model S and Model X electric cars over brake issue
The Guardian
The fault can cause the parking brake to lock up and prevent the vehicles from moving. Tesla says while it wants to inspect them all, less than 5% of the recalled cars may be affected. The Elon Musk-led electric car manufacturer apologised for the ...
Tesla recalls 53000 cars over brake issueBBC News
Tesla is recalling 53000 electric cars over potential safety issueCambridge News
Tesla Safety Update | TeslaTesla

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Highways Magazine

UK “unprepared” for electric car take-up
Highways Magazine
A new report is warning that the UK's energy networks are not ready for a surge in electric cars and solar panels that is coming within the next few years. The Guardian quotes the Green Alliance warning that clusters of the battery powered cars could ...



The Sun

Super-fast electric MG 'E-motion' sports car does 0-60 mph in less than FOUR seconds… and hits roads in 2020
The Sun
BRITISH car company MG Motor has launched itself to the forefront of electric sports car design with their latest concept vehicle revealed at the Shanghai Motor Show. MG showed off their new “E-motion” two-door coupe on Wednesday, and claimed it was ...
Volvo announces electric car for 2019Autocar
Volvo to produce all-electric cars in ChinaThe Engineer
GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020Daily Mail
Business Insider -Yahoo News
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The Register

Back to the future: Honda's new electric car can go an incredible 80 miles!
The Register
Honda's new electric car, the Clarity, is garnering a lot of attention – for all the wrong reasons. Available later this year, the car is expected to cost the same as the new Chevy Bolt and upcoming Tesla Model 3, but will have just a third of their ...
Honda Clarity hydrogen car: REVIEW, PHOTOS - Business InsiderBusiness Insider

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iNews

A third of Britons set to make switch to electric cars
iNews
Almost one in three drivers is considering an electric car as their next vehicle but fears over costs and a lack of information are still putting many buyers off. New figures show that 29 per cent of UK motorists are considering making the switch from ...



Pocket-lint.com

Future electric cars: The battery-powered tech cars that will be on the roads within the next 5 years
Pocket-lint.com
Electric cars are already a mainstay on Britain's roads, with several all-electric models being available to buy right now. A lot of them are simply electric versions of fuel-powered cars, but in the not-too-distant future, we'll see new designs around ...

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The Independent

Elon Musk's Tesla delivers new record of 25000 electric vehicles in first quarter
The Independent
Tesla, the US luxury electric car maker, said on Sunday first-quarter vehicle deliveries jumped 69 percent from a year ago to a quarterly record of 25,000 vehicles, bouncing back from delays in the previous quarter. The company said of the total ...
Tesla's market value overtakes FordBBC News
Record sales for Tesla: Elon Musk's electric car maker sells more than 8000 cars a month - up 69% from last yearDaily Mail
Tesla delivers 25418 vehicles in 2017's first quarter as EV market growsArs Technica UK
Bloomberg
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Evening Standard

Electric car hire scheme to launch in London - Evening Standard
Evening Standard
The battle to cut choking pollution on London's roads passes a major landmark this month when an electric car club based on Paris's popular Autolib hire ...

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