All state government vehicles in Michigan must be electric by 2040 after Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive directive mandating the state fleet to be converted to zero-emission.
BP Pulse is expanding its reach in the UK. The company plans to install 200 charging stations in Northern Island with Henderson Group and is opening a charging hub in London.
If the majority in the EU Parliament changes after the elections in summer 2024, decisions that have already been made could be put to the test again: Manfred Weber, Chairman of the conservative EPP group in the European Parliament, wants to overturn the ban on combustion engines in the EU from 2035.
Warsaw is to gain another 12 articulated electric buses for its public transport services. ZTM has ordered 12 Solaris Urbino 18 Electric buses to be delivered by the end of 2025.
The Milence electric truck charging joint venture between Daimler Truck, the Traton Group and the Volvo Group has put its first location into operation. This is located in Venlo on the Dutch border with Germany and comprises four e-truck charging stations at the start.
Lufthansa and electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft (eVTOL) comapany Lilium have agreed to explore a strategic partnership for the operation of eVTOLs in Europe. Both companies have now signed a letter of intent to this effect.