Electric cars accelerate past 2m mark globally

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The numberMitsubishi Outlander PHEV Is Europe’s Best Selling #ev PlugIn Vehicle #PHEV. Read more ... » of electricLeicester council buys £287,000 fleet of electric cars to replace polluting diesel vehicles. Read more ... » carsWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » in the world#Electriccar #ev(s) are coming this way - whether you like it or not. Read more ... » accelerated past the 2m barrier last year, as prices fell and manufacturersWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... » launched newKia’s electric car on sale in 2014 – but will it be for UK?. Read more ... » modelsGood News Everyone! Plug-in Car Grant to rise to 35% of RRP from April 1st 2015. UK. Read more ... ».

The number of batteryAre EVs better for the environment?. Read more ... »-powered vehiclesElectric dreams - is it time to plug in?. Read more ... » numbered just hundreds globally in 2005 and passed the 1m milestone in 2015, but salesTotal Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... » jumped 60Tesla VS Dyson, as the latter Challenges Tesla With $1.4 Billion Battery Tech Investment. Read more ... »% in 2016.

ChinaVolkswagen To Roll Out More Electric and Plug-In Cars By 2020. Read more ... », the USMitsubishi Outlander PHEV Is Europe’s Best Selling #ev PlugIn Vehicle #PHEV. Read more ... » and EuropeMitsubishi Outlander PHEV Is Europe’s Best Selling #ev PlugIn Vehicle #PHEV. Read more ... » accounted for more than 90% of electric vehicleGovernment funds will pay for electric vehicle charging point at Popham Little Chef. Read more ... » sales last year, with China the single biggest marketMore than half of Nissan Leaf electric car owners say they would never buy a petrol or diesel car again it's claimed . Read more ... », according to research by the International Energy Agency.

In some European countries, growth has been so fastNorway Is Model Society for Electric Vehicles. Read more ... » that electric carsWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » are taking significant market shareUp Up and away: Electric Car Sales In UK are Up Almost 500% In February. Read more ... » from petrolWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... » and diesel cars. 

Nearly a third of new cars sold in NorwayBusiness users await: Tesla Model S UK release imminent, Lib Dems pleased. Read more ... » are electric, the highest proportion worldwide, followed by 6In First Half of 2013, Renault-Nissan Leads European EV Sales. Read more ... ».4Sales of Battery Electric Cars In France Rose By 50% in 2013. Read more ... »% in the NetherlandsGerman cabinet gives green light to electric car incentives. Read more ... » and 3Good. Speedy charging driving a global boom in electric cars. Read more ... ».4% in SwedenTesla will expand Supercharger network across Europe. Read more ... ».

While the UKElectric Highway links London to Leeds. Electric Car Drivers can celebrate.. Read more ... » lags behind on annual registrations, industry figures this week showed that a record 4.4% of new cars sold in May were hybridWhy electric cars better catch on. Read more ... » or pure electric models. More than 100,000 electric cars have been sold in the UK under a grantTesla VS Dyson, as the latter Challenges Tesla With $1.4 Billion Battery Tech Investment. Read more ... » schemeWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » launched in 2011.

The growth globally indicated a “rapidGovernment funds will pay for electric vehicle charging point at Popham Little Chef. Read more ... » market evolution” in electric cars, the IEA said, but it cautioned that they made up only 0Total Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... ».2Nissan reaches 10,000 Leaf electric car sales in UK. Read more ... »% of all passenger carsSales of Battery Electric Cars In France Rose By 50% in 2013. Read more ... »

Greg Archer, clean vehicles director at the Brussels-based Transport and Environment group, said: “The rapid rise in electric vehicleElectric dreams - is it time to plug in?. Read more ... » sales is a consumer-driven phenomenon rather than being down to the efforts of suppliers.” 

Decreasing costsWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... », longerWhy electric cars better catch on. Read more ... » battery ranges and an increasing number of chargingWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » pointsWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » were drivingElectric Highway links London to Leeds. Electric Car Drivers can celebrate.. Read more ... » demand, he said.

Worldwide, the IEA found there were 2.3m charging points100 electric car charging stations to be installed around Oxford in world's biggest scheme. Read more ... », although public ones were outnumbered more than six to one, suggesting most drivers were recharging2/2: Driving the Future Today A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK. Read more ... » at homeElectric Highway links London to Leeds. Electric Car Drivers can celebrate.. Read more ... ».

The agency estimates that there will be 140m electric cars by 2030 globally if countries meet the ParisParis restricts car use after pollution hits high. Read more ... » climate dealGood News Hampshire: Electric cars get six new charge points (& hopefully more) thanks to £315K UK Grant. Read more ... »’s goal of avoiding dangerous temperature rises.

Previous forecasts for the growth of the cleaner vehicles has been overly optimistic. Barack Obama hoped US drivers would have bought 1m by 2015, but the actual number was 280,000. In May, Angela Merkel admitted that her goal of 1m electric cars on Germany’s roads by 2020 would also be missed.

However, the IEA said governmentBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » policiesWill this work? - We hope so: "Electric cars to use bus lanes in UK cities". Read more ... » to tackle air pollution*Applauds* California Zero Emissions Car Target May Hit 100% By 2030. Read more ... » and global warming would buoy electric cars. 

The vehicles also got a boost this week from 10Not just You and I: Green vehicle demand revs up as UK electric car sales quadruple. Read more ... » countries including the UK, US, FranceEV Charging News: Chargemaster to acquire Elektromotive for £8.5m. Read more ... », GermanyEV Charging News: Chargemaster to acquire Elektromotive for £8.5m. Read more ... » and JapanOne in Four Would Consider Buying an Electric Car. Read more ... », which have committed to an aspirational but non-binding target of 30Number of ultra-low emission vehicles breaks 25,000 barrier. Read more ... »% of market share for electric vehiclesWell Done: Birmingham switched on to potential of electric cars. Read more ... » by 2030.

Oil companies have been sceptical about the impact electric cars will have on oil demand. BP projected this year that even with a hundred-fold growth in electric cars by 2035, oil demand will still be growing. 

However, the companyWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... »’s chief executive, Bob Dudley, said recently that in the 20Electric cars will become as ubiquitous as the internet, says transport minister. Read more ... » years “obviously sales of electric vehicles will accelerate”.

Carl-Henric Svanberg, BP’s chairman, told shareholders at the group’s AGM in May that the company would benefit from producing the gas to generate electricityBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » for the increasing number of battery-powered cars.

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