Jaguar Land Rover to train 29,000 staff to support electrification drive

More than 10,000 Jaguar Land Rover and franchised retailer employees in the UK and nearly 19,000 across the rest of the world will be trained

“Energy crisis has shown the need to hit the EV pedal harder”

Claire Miller, Director of Technology and Innovation at Octopus has explained to FNZ how EVs can support grid balancing

Snap! Could crabs make EV batteries more sustainable?

Scientists say a chemical found in crab and lobster shells could help with EV recycling

British EV charging app raises £9m to boost international expansion plan

Good Energy has led the fundraising with £3.7 million investment

Nikola to buy battery pack supplier Romeo Power in $144m deal

The acquisition is expected to enable significant operational improvements and cost reductions in battery pack production

US invests $96m to advance clean vehicle technologies

The funding will focus on expanding EV charging accessibility, creating cleaner non-road vehicles through electrification and use of alternative fuels

Car manufacturer Stellantis invests €50m in sustainable lithium producer Vulcan

The investment will support Vulcan’s planned production expansion drilling in its Upper Rhine Valley Brine Field, where the company is already producing geothermal energy

Volvo Energy invests £4m in UK-based Connected Energy for second-life battery

It will receive a 10% stake in the Newcastle upon Tyne-headquartered company, whose technology enables EV batteries to have a second-life deployed in commercial scale stationary energy storage systems

Equinor and partners mull 1GW floating offshore wind farm to power oil fields

Located around 65 kilometres west of Bergen in the Troll and Oseberg fields, Trollvind would supply around 4.3TWh of electricity a year to the offshore fields through on onshore connection point

Volvo Cars raises €500m for electric transformation

The company previously pledged towards becoming a fully electric carmaker by 2030 and becoming climate-neutral and circular by 2040