WREV Case Studies
Examples of businesses who have participated in the WREV project talking an electric vehicle for a 2 year contract.
A vehicle maintenance and repair workshop situated in rural Warwickshire just north of Stratford upon Avon which caters for all makes and models.
‘Very few workshops are able to repair and service electric vehicles. For a while we have wanted to explore this market opportunity and the WREV project has given us the support we needed. ’
Mark Jeffs – Proprietor, MJ Tec Ltd
An independent specialist food retailer based in Shipston on Stour stocking local produce.
‘With the expansion of our business we needed a vehicle to economically transport produce between our kitchens and our shop and bistro. We instinctively were looking at a diesel van, but an electric vehicle is a much better fit with our company’s ethos. ’
Jim Cherry – Director, Taste of the Country
Act on Energy
Based in Wellesbourne providing independent and impartial energy efficiency advice to residents and the public sector working across Coventry, Solihull, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.
‘It is very pleasing that we have not only reduced our ‘fuel costs’ but at the same time are able to demonstrate our support for clean technology in a zero emission car.’
David Jullien – Chief Executive, Act on Energy
Provides specialist dementia residential care and day care across a number of sites in Rugby borough. Pinnacle Care need to transport staff and visitors to and from their semi-rural site at Wolston Grange where there is no local public transport.
‘We are happy to find a transport solution which provides a practical solution for staff and visitor transport in addition to reducing our monthly costs and carbon dioxide emissions.’
Virginia Bowen – Director, Pinnacle Care Ltd
A general electrical contractor based in South Warwickshire which run a small fleet of vans to operate their business.
‘The project is enabling us to assess the technology against our existing transport solutions whilst providing data on which wider business decisions can be made.’
Maria Clack – Managing Director, Alderminster Electrics
CG Corbett & Son
A privately owned 116ha mixed farm growing arable crops, beef and sheep located near Alcester.
‘Since the installation of solar panels on our barn we have been looking to maximise the use of the renewable energy – now we can.’