News & Events

Keep up-to-date with news and events focused on low and zero emission vehicles in and around Birmingham.


Rapid charging network for electric vehicles to be rolled out in Birmingham

As part of its commitment to cut carbon emissions, Birmingham City Council will start the roll-out of 100% renewable energy electric vehicle charge points across the city from Autumn 2020.


National Express West Midlands launches first electric buses

National Express West Midlands is making good on its promise to never buy another diesel bus with the introduction of its first fully electric double deckers



New Innovation Centre will promote green energy systems in the West Midlands

Construction has begun at a new University of Birmingham sustainable energy research and innovation centre based at Tyseley Energy Park


Renewable gas overtakes fossil gas, as truckers switch to green fuel

Analysis by the Gas Vehicle Network shows that the majority of gas used in gas-powered trucks in 2018 was produced from renewable sources.

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