A third of Britons set to make switch to electric cars

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Almost one in three drivers is considering an electricChina’s electric car market lures India’s biggest SUV maker. Read more ... » carChina’s electric car market lures India’s biggest SUV maker. Read more ... » as their next vehicleEV / Electric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014 (Source East / Source London). Read more ... » but fears over costsDrivers positively charged about electric cars: Consumer range anxiety about electric cars is a myth and motorists are largely positive about electric cars, new research suggests.. Read more ... » and a lack of informationUS: New Ford Fusion Energi Delivers 620-Mile Range, 21 in EV Mode; Beats Honda Accord, Toyota Prius PHEVs. Read more ... » are still putting many buyers off.

NewNew electric car club in Stratford is first of its kind in UK. Read more ... » figures show that 29UK Gov: Boosting Green and Electric Car/ Low emission Car uptake with £500 Million Investment. Read more ... » per cent of UKConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... » motorists are considering making the switchChanging Times in Hemel: Bright sparks finally switch on to electric car charging. Read more ... » from a conventionally fuelled vehicle to a zero-emissionsConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... » one or replacing one electric vehicleBest of British: UK company makes electric car range breakthrough. Read more ... » with another.

As new tax rules punish drivers of all but the lowest-polluting vehiclesConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... » and cities around the country consider charging#Electriccar #ev(s) are coming this way - whether you like it or not. Read more ... » drivers of older, more polluting vehicles for using their roads there has been a rapidBest of British: UK company makes electric car range breakthrough. Read more ... » growth in interest in electric and other ultra-low emission vehiclesGreen light for electric car charging point in Basingstoke. Read more ... » (ULEVElectric car grant: time is short before they pull the plug on £5,000 giveaway. Read more ... »).

Industry figures for the first quarter of this year show that salesTotal Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... » of alternativeElectric cars heading for Stratford on Avon. Read more ... » fuel#Electriccar #ev(s) are coming this way - whether you like it or not. Read more ... » vehicles, including all-electric and hybridUS: New Ford Fusion Energi Delivers 620-Mile Range, 21 in EV Mode; Beats Honda Accord, Toyota Prius PHEVs. Read more ... » engined carsConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... », have risen by 29.9Number of ultra-low emission vehicles breaks 25,000 barrier. Read more ... » per cent over the same period in 2016, and now account for a larger share of the marketIf works...Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel... and clean up toxic air. Read more ... » than ever, with 33Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger (in UK). Read more ... »,405 alternative fuel cars sold.

“ULEVs not only save consumers money in the longElectric cars gain momentum. Read more ... » run, but are better for the environment, yet awareness around the benefits of these vehicles is relatively low”

Andrew Benfield, Energy Saving TrustSiemens delivers EV infrastructure packages in South Tyneside and Dorset. Read more ... »

However, a pollPOLL: "Is it reasonable to charge £6 for 30 mins rapid charging?". Read more ... » of drivers found that fears over costs, accessGlasgow shopping centre installs first rapid charging point. Read more ... » to charging pointsIf works...Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel... and clean up toxic air. Read more ... » and a general lack of information was still putting many motorists off making the switch.

Almost half (44Lancashire set to invest £15 million on electric car chargers. Read more ... » per cent) of those who said they were not interested in ULEVs said that costBrighton: Electric car charging points to be upgraded. Read more ... » was their major concern#ElectricCar News: EV trial shows future viability, says Zenith. Read more ... » and one in ten said that the GovernmentConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... » needed to offerBest of British: UK company makes electric car range breakthrough. Read more ... » more incentivesHope Its True: 40% Cut In UK Oil Imports From EVs?. Read more ... » to convince drivers to switch. The Government currently offers grants of up to £4The UK went crazy for electric vehicles and hybrids in 2015. Read more ... »,500 towards ULEVs and funds up to 75 per cent of the cost of installing home chargingResearch reveals predicted electric car boom at UK hot spot cities. Read more ... » points.

Even more (48Electric car sales at record high in UK, figures show. Read more ... » per cent) said they were still worried about drivingJapan: Nissan paints picture of future lifestyle with electric vehicles. Read more ... » range#ElectricCar News: EV trial shows future viability, says Zenith. Read more ... » and a shortage of charging pointsElectric car charge point use doubles. Read more ... », despite vehicles such as the NissanElectric car sales at record high in UK, figures show. Read more ... » LeafSunderland Nissan #LEAF production begins today. Read more ... », RenaultElectric car sales at record high in UK, figures show. Read more ... » ZoeScotland’s first all-electric car club launches in St Andrews. Read more ... » and TeslaTesla promises electric car revolution. Read more ... » ModelSunderland Nissan #LEAF production begins today. Read more ... » S now offer in excess of 150 miles on a single chargeEV / Electric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014 (Source East / Source London). Read more ... » and there being more than 12Not just You and I: Green vehicle demand revs up as UK electric car sales quadruple. Read more ... »,000 charging points across the UK.

And almost a third said that a lack of information was also putting them off opting for a ULEV.

Neil Addley, managing director of NFDA Trusted Dealers which commissioned the survey, said: “Our researchResearch reveals predicted electric car boom at UK hot spot cities. Read more ... » has revealed that a significant numberElectric car sales at record high in UK, figures show. Read more ... » of car buyers are now seriously considering low emission vehicles for their next car, but are at a lossFisker loses $32m in EVs to Hurricane Sandy. Read more ... » on where to start. On the Trusted Dealers siteAre we there yet: GM & Electric car price wars, across the pond?. Read more ... » we have seen more greenIf works...Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel... and clean up toxic air. Read more ... » cars filtering through to the usedIf works...Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel... and clean up toxic air. Read more ... » car market, with more than 200 vehicles listed on our site.”

Addley’s association has teamed up the Energy Saving Trust to run a series of roadshows at dealers around the country aimed at clearing up some of the confusionFisker loses $32m in EVs to Hurricane Sandy. Read more ... » and myths around ULEVs.

Andrew Benfield, group director of transport at the Energy Saving Trust, added: “Our workWill this work? - We hope so: "Electric cars to use bus lanes in UK cities". Read more ... » has shown that ULEVs not only save consumers money in the long run, but are better for the environment when it comes to energy useConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... », yet awareness around the benefits of these vehicles is relatively low. Our partnership with Trusted Dealers will allow usUS: New Ford Fusion Energi Delivers 620-Mile Range, 21 in EV Mode; Beats Honda Accord, Toyota Prius PHEVs. Read more ... » to speak directly to consumers and debunk common misconceptions about green cars. We wantUK GOV: ...Strategy setting out our vision for recharging infrastructure in the UK... #ev #electricCar #plugin #charging. Read more ... » to give drivers the real facts to about ULEVs so they can consider one as their next vehicle.”

The roadshows come as the Government announced £62 million of fundingConfirmed: Plug-In Grant of £5,000 for PHEV and #ev is to run for the life of the this Parliament (2013). Read more ... » to help develop low- carbon technologyIf works...Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel... and clean up toxic air. Read more ... » in the UK.

The money is going to the Coventry-based Advanced Propulsion CentreFirst electric vehicle charging point for Bute. Read more ... », comprising BMWABB inks CLEVER Danish electric car charging deal. Read more ... » Motorsport, New Holland Agriculture, Jaguar Land RoverUK: Campaign rubbishes myths about electric cars. Read more ... », Williams Advanced Engineering, Penso Consulting, Ford Motor CompanyCircontrol brings together over a hundred experts from all over Europe to discuss the current situation and future of the electric vehicle. Read more ... » and Westfield Sportscars. The initiative aimsUK set to see rapid rise of electric car superchargers in 2014. Read more ... » to save 50 million tonnes of CO2 by 2023.

Source: https://inews.co.uk/essentials/lifestyle/cars/car-news/third-britons-set-make-switch-electric-cars/

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