Shift to electric cars will need ‘Herculean’ effort, says industry

The RAC said the UK’s charging network would need to grow “exponentially” to cope as electric vehicle sales surged. Shift to electric cars will need ‘Herculean’ effort, says industry – BBC – November 2020 The RAC’s head of roads policy, Nicholas Lyes, said many drivers found electric cars “daunting” due to concerns about their range … Read more

Government to accelerate the rollout of chargepoints for electric vehicles in homes, streets and on motorways across England

Electric vehicles: Following extensive consultation with car manufacturers and sellers, the Prime Minister has confirmed that the UK will end the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2030, ten years earlier than planned. However we will allow the sale of hybrid cars and vans that can drive a significant distance with … Read more

Electric car sales doubled in October 2020

The registrations of Electric vehicles (almost) doubled in October 2020 compared to the same period in 2019, bringing them to 6.6% of the market. And sales of Pluggable Hybrids increased by 50%. SMMT New car registrations report for October 2020