Up to 3,000 electric cars are being deployed on to UK roads in a bid to understand what the increased demand in electric power will mean for the country’s energy grid.
Online food firm Just Eat has warned that its full-year performance will be dented by investment in fighting off rivals and expansion into Latin America, despite revenue being on course to shoot up.
A landmark ruling that Uber drivers are “workers” and therefore entitled to employment rights should be upheld, the Court of Appeal has heard.
A landmark ruling that Uber drivers are “workers” ignored the fact that the relationship between the company and its drivers is “typical of the private hire industry”, the Court of Appeal has heard.
Hundreds of workers from the so-called gig economy are to stage a demonstration ahead of the latest legal hearing over their employment rights.
Uber has launched a plug-in grant as well as a scrappage scheme to help its London-based drivers make the switch to an electric vehicle.
Uber will raise fares in London to help drivers buy electric cars.
Private hire firm Addison Lee is looking to put fully autonomous taxis on London’s road by 2021.
Addison Lee has unveiled plans to launch self-driving taxis in London by 2021 as it joins the autonomous vehicle road race.
Hospitality workers, couriers and cab drivers have launched a day of action including strikes in separate disputes over pay and union recognition.