Nissan to invest £13bn into electric cars by 2026

The Japanese car maker is looking to have EVs make up half of its production by 2030

Four of the biggest car makers absent from COP26 agreement

The manufacturers have not signed a pledge to only sell zero-emission vehicles by 2035

Nissan joins UN-backed Race to Zero campaign

Earlier this year, the car manufacturer pledged to achieve carbon neutrality across its operations and the lifecycle of its products by 2050

Sunderland jump starts EV revolution with gigafactory

Nissan has today unveiled plans to build a new £1 billion gigafactory in Sunderland

Nissan announces plans for 20MW onsite solar expansion for Sunderland factory

The automotive giant says expanding its existing wind and solar farm represents a step towards its ultimate goal of carbon-neutrality

Canterbury City Council adds first-ever EV to its fleet

The local authority has set out plans to electrify its fleet to improve air quality

V2G project turns electric fleet into sources of additional revenue for businesses

E.ON and Nissan have deployed 20 vehicle-to-grid chargers to test how EVs can support the UK grid, save money and reduce carbon emission for companies

ARENA injects $2.4m in one of the world’s largest electric vehicle-to-grid schemes

The programme will see batteries of 50 Nissan Leaf EVs discharge electricity to the Australian grid.

Nissan and 4R Energy receive award for EV efforts during natural disasters

Nissan’s Blue Switch programme has concluded 31 agreements with local governments and companies on EV use during and after natural disasters

Coronavirus puts the brakes on Nissan’s EV and car production at Sunderland factory

The spread of the virus has caused a signficant slowdown in business all around the world