EALABC batteries will deliver a new generation of ‘super hybrid’ vehicles


The European Advanced Lead-Acid Battery Consortium (EALABC) will inform automotive industry executives this week of the environmental and cost benefits of advanced lead-carbon batteries now being commercialised for a new generation of low cost 48V ‘super hybrid’ vehicles.  The EALABC will deliver a technical paper outlining the consortium’s approach to … Continue reading

Drivers warned over email scam

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Drivers are being urged to keep alert over an email scam asking them to verify their driving licence details.   The Drivers and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has warned the public of an email scam that asks drivers to verify their driving licence details via an online link.   The … Continue reading

Cameron promises road investment boost

The leader of Britain's main opposition Conservative Party David Cameron addresses a conference in central London, 12 March 2007, on the subject of climate change. Cameron said green taxes would be used to fund schemes such as taxbreaks for married couples. Britain's Chancellor Gordon Brown will seek to regain the initiative on the environment today with a call for a ``new world order'' to combat climate change.

Prime minister David Cameron has announced a multi-billion pound programme of road investment for England.   In a speech to the Confederation of British Industry’s annual conference, Mr Cameron revealed that £15bn would be spent on improvements at more than 100 of the busiest and most troublesome hotspots in the … Continue reading