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Fleet Workshop Event Review, January 2019

A Fleet Workshop event took place on 24 January 2019. The aim was to provide an overview of the benefits and practical steps involved in transitioning fleets to incorporate ultra-low emission vehicles. The event was attended by 37 delegates, some of whom had travelled from as far as Portsmouth and South Wales to attend the […]

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Top 10 Electric Cars coming in 2019

The ULEV Experience provides loans of the latest Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs) to Nottingham businesses. You can see the vehicles available for loans here, and below are our Top 10 new Electric Vehicles (EVs) due to be launched in 2019. Many of these cars mark the start of extensive new ranges of electric vehicles being […]

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ULEV Experience Fleet Review and ULEV Loan Case Study: Nottingham City Homes

Nottingham City Homes (NCH) manages around 27,500 homes in the city of Nottingham on behalf of Nottingham City Council. An NCH fleet review was carried out by the Energy Saving Trust, a member of the consortium delivering the ULEV (Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle) Experience Project, to assess the viability of introducing ULEVs to its fleet of […]

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Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles in 2018: Key Highlights

A lot has happened in the area of Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles in 2018, including the publication of the Road to Zero, the Prime Minister’s EV Summit, and changes to the plug-in car grant – here’s a summary of the key highlights…   THE ROAD TO ZERO IS PUBLISHED July 9, 2018 The Road to Zero […]

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Electric Taxi Test Drive and Clinic – Event Review

The ULEV Experience ran an Electric Taxi Test Drive and Clinic on 5th December 2018 at Nottingham Racecourse which was attended by 35 participants. Rasita Chudasama from Nottingham City Council gave a presentation on Nottingham’s new Electric Taxi Scheme, covering areas such as Nottingham’s target for 40% ULEVs by 2020, and for all vehicles to […]

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Nottingham is the City Hero at EST Fleet Heroes Awards

Nottingham City Council has won the ‘City or Town Hero’ Award at the Energy Saving Trust Fleet Heroes Awards, which took place in London on 27 November 2018. Mark Daly and James Ashton from Nottingham City Council received the award from motoring broadcaster Amanda Stretton, who hosted the event. Nottingham City Council is tackling air […]

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Nottingham’s air quality plan approved by Government

The Government has announced that it has approved Nottingham City Council’s new plan to tackle air pollution in Nottingham city centre. For the past three years, the council has been working with officials from Defra and the Department for Transport to identify measures to reduce levels of pollution in the shortest possible time and deliver […]

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Try the latest electric vehicles

If you’re considering switching to an electric vehicle, but want to ‘try before you buy’, the Workplace Travel Service: ULEV Experience offers the opportunity to trial an EV – a car or a van – for a month. The project also runs ‘Ride & Drive’ events where you can try a variety of different EVs […]

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