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  • Published: Apr 28th, 2011
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UK sees greater adoption of low carbon vehicles

UK motorists are more receptive to buying low carbon vehicles, new transport figures show.

Statistics published by the Department for Transport reveal that last year there were 57,000 registered vehicles that emitted less than 100g/km of CO2.

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  • Published: Jan 29th, 2011
  • Category: UK
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Rising fuel prices ‘to increase popularity of low carbon vehicles’

Neil Wallis, head of communications at the LowCVP, said smaller running costs are one of the major advantages of driving low carbon vehicles, with the price of fuel and the exemption of green cars from the London Congestion Charge named as two major factors behind this.

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  • Published: Dec 20th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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TSB announces

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  • Published: Dec 18th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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‘Compelling financial case’ for buying low carbon cars

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There is a compelling financial case for buying a low carbon vehicle, according to Neil Wallis, head of communications for the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership.

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Press Release: Greater Demand for Light-weight and Low Carbon-emitting Vehicles Boosts Growth in the Global Automotive OEM Adhesives and Seal

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Research and Markets

(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f20e0c/global_automotive) has announced the addition of Frost & Sullivan’s new report “Global Automotive OEM Adhesives and Sealants Markets” to their offering.

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  • Published: Oct 8th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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The Governments commitment to build a future for low-carbon and electric vehicles through subsidies to buyers and grants to manufacturers was confirmed in a key note speech by transport minister Philip Hammond.

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  • Published: Sep 18th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Low carbon vehicles showcased

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The low carbon vehicle sector in North East England will be showcased at the industry’s major annual event this week.

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  • Published: Aug 18th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Ivecos two tier strategy for low carbon vehicles

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The breadth of Ivecos low carbon expertise in the commercial vehicle sector is arguably second to none, as a result of significant investment in alternative fuels since the mid-1990s.

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  • Published: Jun 27th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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London to host low carbon vehicle trial

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A pilot programme, due to begin in London, will assess how low carbon vehicles can be integrated into the fleets of businesses and public organisations.

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  • Published: Oct 8th, 2009
  • Category: UK
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Carbon Trust issues low carbon innovation challenge to aggregates industry

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New funding announced to develop energy efficiencies and cost savings
The Carbon Trust is offering aggregates industry partners funding of up to

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  • Published: Sep 16th, 2009
  • Category: UK
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Ten research programmes that will lead to the development of cutting-edge electrical systems for electric and hybrid vehicles are to receive over

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  • Published: Sep 3rd, 2009
  • Category: UK
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Low-carbon vehicle plans

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Regional development agency, One North East, is expected to unveil its low-carbon vehicle plans at the Cenex National Low Carbon Vehicle Event this month.

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  • Published: Jul 20th, 2009
  • Category: UK
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CBI welcomes plans to make North East low-carbon vehicle hub

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The CBI today commented on the North East being named as the UKs first specialist region for low-carbon vehicles.

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  • Published: Jul 5th, 2009
  • Category: UK
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All public sector vehicles to be low carbon by 2020

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The Scottish Government has proposed converting all public sector vehicles to low carbon by 2020.
The plans are included in a consultation announced this week to widen the use of low-carbon vehicles in Scotland, as part of transports contribution to reduce emissions.

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