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Charged up: Electric vehicles and their batteries

Posted on: 02 August 2018

There are 2.5m electric vehicles (EVs) currently on roads around the world, and this figure is expected to rise to between 40m and 70m by 2025. For that prediction to come true, however, battery technology needs to undergo a revamp.

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Coming soon: Remote controlled parking

Posted on: 01 August 2018

The government recently announced a law change allowing motorists to further utilise the rapidly evolving landscape of motor technology.

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Half year review 2018

Posted on: 30 July 2018

As we enter the second half of 2018, Neil Clutterbuck, Allianz chief underwriting officer, takes stock of some key industry topics and considers how these may develop over the rest of this year and beyond.

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Insurance needs to be louder and prouder

Posted on: 18 July 2018

Stephanie Smith, chief operating officer, Allianz Insurance plc, explains why she is proud to work in the insurance industry in this blog post for Insurance Post.

read more about Stephanie's opinion of the industry's reputation

Protect your plant in the heat

Posted on: 12 July 2018

With the UK seeing nearly unprecedented days of consistently hot and sunny weather, it seems that plant and other equipment has started suffering in the heat.

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The Tomorrow podcast series

Posted on: 27 June 2018

Find out what Allianz, The Apprentice and Countdown all have in common in our new podcast series.

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Allianz Coffee Guide to underground roads

Posted on: 19 June 2018

With commutes taking longer and more traffic than ever on the roads, do underground roads offer the solution?

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Managing risk and costs during record fuel prices

Posted on: 13 June 2018

We all know that the price of crude oil is a constant economic hot potato.  Following continued rises in the price of oil, fuel prices are at their highest levels for over two years.

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New rules to make transport as sustainable as possible

Posted on: 05 June 2018

New biofuel targets were introduced in April that aim to double renewable fuel use in the UK transport sector within 15 years.

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Is your Ford Transit safe?

Posted on: 04 June 2018

There have been reports that new Ford Transits are susceptible to break-ins through the driver’s door. There is a fix available from Ford, which is a software change.

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