Electric Scooter vs Petrol Scooter : Huge Money Savings

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In the blog/video, we bust this myth and we show how petrol scooters cost same as electric scooters and you always save money when it comes to total cost of ownership when using an EV. There are more expensive variants in the petrol scooter world.

Electric vehicle sales surge in UK, petrol engines slump and drop 10%

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Petrol engines dropped 10% exactly in March 2021 compared to the same month a year earlier, with the overall market share dropping nearly 12% from 60% to 48.8%. The post Electric vehicle sales surge in UK, petrol engines slump and drop 10% appeared first on TESLARATI.

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Electric vehicles vs. petrol/diesel/hybrid

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Here we take a look at how EVs compare to petrol, diesel and hybrid cars. They are based on driving 800 miles per month, totalling 9,600 per annum, and use an electricity cost of 14p per kWh, petrol price of 115p per litre and diesel price of 118p per litre. VW Golf 1.0-Litre Petrol. £96.

UK commits to ending the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars by 2030

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The UK Government has confirmed the end of sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars and vans will be brought forward to 2030 – 10 years earlier than planned – while plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) will remain on sale until 2035. The direction of travel is set.

UK bans new petrol and diesel sales by 2030

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The Prime Minister has announced that the sales of new petrol and diesel cars will be banned from 2030

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British firm pulls petrol from thin air!

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A British company has produced petrol ‘from the air’ by using unique technology to that captures water vapour and carbon dioxide present in air to produce a synthetic version of the fossil fuel. Latest news air electricity petrolAccording to The Independent this morning, Teeside-based Air Fuel Synthesis has so far managed to produce five litres of fuel since its [.].

Petrol car comeback, as diesel proves pricey

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Petrol cars are making a comeback in the used car market as buyers realise they do not cover enough miles to justify the higher purchase cost and higher fuel prices of a diesel model, according to Autorola. Particularly in urban areas, where motorists are less likely to be high mileage drivers, petrol models including the [.]. Latest news emissions petrol used car

English Petrol Prices

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I don't mean to sound rude, but English petrol prices are far far worse than American prices at the moment, we are currently paying 1.20 per litre

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Green cars turning motorists away from petrol

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According to reports in business daily The Nikkei, the average price for regular petrol in Japan is now Y139.8 Green cars Latest news green cars Japan Nissan LEAF petrol demand petrol pricesJapanese drivers are using less and less petroleum… thanks to the popularity of green cars: and that’s driving fuel prices down. per litre: that’s a drop for the thirteenth straight week and a 16month low for [.].

Petrol and diesel vehicle ban brought forward to 2035, with hybrids also included

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The final year to drive a new petrol, diesel or hybrid car in the UK will be brought forward from 2040 to 2035 according to latest reports

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UK sales of new petrol and diesel cars could be banned by 2032

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According to the latest government plans, a ban on selling new petrol, diesel, plug-in and hybrid cars in the UK will be brought forward from 2040 to 2035 – and earlier if feasible

2020 52

UK petrol prices are competitive, rules OFT

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There is no sign of relief for motorists facing ever higher fuel bills, after a new investigation revealed no evidence of anti-competitive trading in the petrol industry. Green credentials diesel fuel OFT petrol pricesFuel prices in the UK have soared over the last ten years as largely as a result of rising crude oil prices and increased tax and duty-not as [.].

Shell petrol stations hit by Greenpeace campaigners

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Campaigners for the charity began using emergency shut off switches at the stations to stop petrol supplies to forecourt pumps. Latest news Edinburgh London Oil petrol shell UKAt least 50 Shell stations in London have been overrun by Greenpeace protestors as part of the environmental charity’s Save the Arctic campaign. Shell stations in Edinburgh have also been hit as the protestors attempt [.].

Mitsubishi Outlander range grows with addition of petrol model

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Complementing the best-selling plug-in hybrid and turbo diesel models in the range, a new seven-seat Mitsubishi Outlander Petrol is now available to UK customers

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Are buyers rethinking petrol cars? The Green Piece

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While the AA reports that sales of petrol have fallen in the last five years, driven by a big consumer switch to diesel cars in recent years (see story), there is evidence to suggest that the perhaps buyers are thinking of switching back to dependable old petrol [.]. The Green Piece diesel fuel petrol Tuesday 9th April, 2013. The Green Piece Column.

Shell to repurpose petrol station into EV charging hub

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In a UK first, Shell is in the process of redeveloping one of its filling stations into an EV charging hub. Rather than simply installing rapid chargers alongside traditional fuel pumps, it will instead remove liquid fuel altogether and replace it with new chargers capable of up to 150kW

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Petrol demand continues to rise in USA

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According to figures from the American Petroleum Institute (API), US petrol deliveries increased by 2.5 Green cars Latest news American Petroleum Institute crude oil gasoline demand petrol demand US petrol demandper cent in September – reaching 19.9million barrels a day. Motor gasoline demand was only up by 0.3 per cent; but distillate demand reached a record for the month. However, compared to the previous year, overall petroleum demand was down [.].

Honda charges up for new efficient petrol engines

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Honda is the latest carmaker to join the craze for small capacity, turbocharged petrol engines, as it plays catch-up on some of its competitors. Current petrol models make use of the tried and trusted, but now ageing i-VTEC engines but the Japanese carmaker could be about to give us a glimpse of the future at [.]. Honda engine petrol

Efficiency tips for petrol vehicles

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The price of petrol is not coming down. So, it’s up to you to make the most of your fuel. Here, we’ll recommend a few methods you can use to reduce your fuel usage, your emissions, tyre wear, and guard against the depreciation of your vehicle. The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) offers a few [.]. Latest news GEM

EV charging sites now outnumber petrol stations

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For the first time the number of charging stations in the UK outstrips the number of sites to put refined fossil fuels in a conventional car

US petrol demand falls for first time in 2011

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Green credentials Latest news crude oil gasoline Green cars petrol imports petroleum refinery gasoline production US petrol US petrol demandThe month of July marked the first time this in 2011 that total petroleum deliveries in the USA actually fell year-on-year – dropping by half a per cent compared to one year ago. According to figures from the American Petroleum Institute (API), motor gasoline demand reached a low for any July in the past decade; [.].

EV will go twice the distance of a petrol or diesel car on £5

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Electric cars cost around half as much per mile to run as their petrol or diesel equivalents. Research done by Carwow found that for a fiver, you'll still be driving in an EV long after a 'normal' car has run out of fuel.

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Demand for petrol continues to fall

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Everything you need to know about new petrol station labels

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The Department for Transport (DfT) has rolled out a new set of labels at fuel stations across the UK, with the new information to ensure you choose the right fuel for your vehicle

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E85 fuel now price competitive with petrol

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The retail price of E85 fuel - that''s 85 per cent ethanol and 15 per cent petrol - has been dropping at such a rate over the last few months, that it is now price competitive with pure petrol. That''s the verdict of the US Energy Information Administration which points out that while E85 has been [.]. Latest News Green cars Biofuels

Audi makes A3 petrol choice a greener choice

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German carmaker, Audi reckons its making the choice between diesel and petrol even harder for Europeans with the arrival of the reworked 1.2 Audi diesel petrolTFSI engine on its all-new A3 model. This new engine choice offers both gains in efficiency and performance, with faster acceleration and up to 57.6 mpg on a combined cycle. That compares [.].

MPs calls on government to ban new petrol and diesel by 2032

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The government has previously announced a ban on the sale of all new petrol and diesel vehicles in the UK from 2040

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US demand for petrol slumps

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Do diesels and hybrids hold values better than petrol cars?

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Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news diesel cars diesel cars resale values hybrid cars resale values petrol cars petrol cars resale values resale values residual valuesIt’s not just the environment that could benefit from you turning to a clean diesel or a hybrid car – it might be your wallet too.

Eagerly anticipated petrol-engined Maserati Levante S arrives

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Maserati’s V6 petrol-engined Levante S is now available in the UK, joining the Levante line-up alongside the successful diesel variant launched last year

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Demand for petrol in California increases

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California may be leading the way as one of the greenest states in the USA, but that hasn’t stopped demand for petrol leaping in the area. According to figures from the California State Board of Equalisation for October 2010, petrol consumption leapt by 0.9 Green cars Latest news California California diesel demand California gasoline demand California petrol demand California State Board of Equalisation

Petrol prices hit record high

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Petrol prices in the UK have soared past the pre-recession record set back in in July 2008. According to PetrolPrices.com the average cost of fuel in the country now stands at 120 pence per litre for petrol and 120.6 This overtakes the 2008 record when petrol cost 119.7pence a litre- a price [.]. Tags: Green credentials AA cost diesel duty fuel petrol

Petrol and diesel vehicles banned from areas of London

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A new scheme will see pure petrol and diesel vehicles banned from some areas of east London at peak hours, with drivers who flout the rules set to be hit with £130 fines

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E10 petrol: What is it? Can you use E10 fuel in your car?

Green Cars News

E10 is not the latest trendy postcode, virus or even pop sensation, but you will be hearing a lot more about it

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Germany to introduce E10 petrol blend

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Biofuels Green cars Latest news E10 E5 ethanol ethanol petrol blends germany Germany biofuelsThough previously biofuels with only a five per cent ethanol content had been available in Germany, that will all change as of January 1, 2011. From the turn of the year, Super E10 will become available in 14,000 service stations across the country with the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety [.].

Government to BAN new petrol and diesel car sales and leasing by 2030

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It’s official

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Petrol vs diesel: which is best?

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Petrol or diesel? Unless you choose an all-electric model such as the Nissan Leaf, it’s a question you’ll have to consider before choosing your next c.

Diesel v Petrol: the choice is narrowing

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Diesel or petrol? Why, diesel, of course. It is greener; it has lower CO2 and, as we’re both told and financially incentivised, less CO2 is better for the environment. All you need to do is select the lowest CO2 car you can and you’re fine, right? If only it were that simple. Let’s not get [.]. Weekly Column Mazda SKYACTIV weekly column

Scotland to phase out petrol and diesel cars by 2050

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A 82-page roadmap has revealed the Government’s dream of making Scotland’s cities free from the “damaging effects of petrol and diesel fumes” by 2050, with [.]. Almost every new car sold in Scotland will either be electric or a low emission vehicle by 2050 if the Scottish Government fulfils its vision. Electric cars

Report: Ethanol not responsible for petrol price drop

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Ethanol production is not responsible for the decrease in petrol (gasoline) prices – despite recent claims from the US Secretary of Agriculture and the Renewable Fuel Association. Recently it was claimed that ethanol production had helped to lower petrol prices by $0.89 Biofuels Green cars Latest news biofuels ethanol gasoline green cars petrol prices

New petrol engine lowers Micra emissions

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Nissan DIG-S emissions engine leaf petrolNissan is introducing a new low emission engine as part of its strategy to boost environmental performance. With its all-electric Leaf model just days away from its UK launch, the car maker has taken the opportunity to show its mission is about more than just electric cars. The new DIG-S (Direct Injection Gasoline Supercharger) produces [.].

Demand for petrol hits lowest level since 2003

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Tags: Green cars Green credentials Latest news American Petroleum Institute demand for gasoline demand for jet fuels demand for petrol distillate deliveries gas prices gasoline petrol petrol prices

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Revised Volkswagen Polo Bluemotion swaps diesel for petrol

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Volkswagen’s flagship green Bluemotion model on its new Polo, is to swap diesel for a petrol engine in the UK, as the carmaker works to meet demand for cleaner, urban-friendly petrol engine cars. A new refreshed Polo is due to launch this summer, updated with a range of new technologies and [.]. Volkswagen