Electric cars already cheaper to own and run than petrol or diesel – study

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ElectricNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... » carsNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... » are already cheaper to own and run than petrolBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » or diesel cars in the UKNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... », USMitsubishi Outlander PHEV Is Europe’s Best Selling #ev PlugIn Vehicle #PHEV. Read more ... » and JapanElectric News: Nissan #Leaf price cut by £2,500 (starts at £23,490). Read more ... », new researchBattery-breakthrough after another: Nissan poised to take range off the table. Read more ... » shows.

The lower costAU: Nissan Exec: Reliable 125 Miles Of Range Coming To LEAF By 2016. Read more ... » is a key factor driving2016 Nissan Leaf: Gets A Larger 30Kwh Battery. Read more ... » the rapidNissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger (in UK). Read more ... » rise in electric carNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... » salesTotal Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... » now underway, say the researchers. At the moment the cost is partly because of governmentNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... » support, but electric carsExtra charging points for electric vehicles in Fife. Read more ... » are expected to become the cheapest option without subsidies in a few years.

The researchers analysed the total cost of ownershipElectric Car Nissan #LEAF for 199+vat/month Special Offer. Read more ... » of cars over four years, including the purchaseWhy UltraLow Emission Car? #ev. Read more ... » priceHip to be hybrid: BMW i8 supercar sells out. Read more ... » and depreciation, fuel2/2: Driving the Future Today A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK. Read more ... », insuranceElectric car insurance explained. Cheaper, affordable, green, first-time drivers appeal. Read more ... », taxation and maintenance. They were surprised to find that pure electric cars came out cheapest in all the markets they examined: UK, Japan, Texas and California.

Pure electric cars have much lower fuel costsGo Aberdeen: Electric vehicle no charge cost to continue in Aberdeen. Read more ... »electricityBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » is cheaper than petrol or diesel – and maintenance costs, as the engines are simpler and help brake the car, saving onRepost: 'I've saved £2,000 in less than a year with my electric car:' Is it worth ditching the petrol pump for a plug socket?. Read more ... » brake pads. In the UK, the annual cost was about 10More Scots are plugging in electric cars. Read more ... »% lower than for petrol or diesel cars in 2015, the latest year analysed.

HybridElectric Car and Plug-in Hybrid. Read more ... » cars which cannotElectric cars shortlisted for Europe award. Read more ... » be plugged in and attract lower subsidies, were usually a little more expensive than petrol or diesel cars. Plug-inToo good to not* mention: Volvo Plugin (#ev hybrid) V60 - 49g/km CO2 and nearly 150mpg in Hybrid, while Power can deliver 0-62mph in just 6.2 seconds!. Read more ... » hybridsManufacturers should make few good #ElectricCar (s) instead of elusive "mpg-saving" hybrids. And I Do expect 30+ miles #EV mode on such cars!. Read more ... » were found to be significantly more expensive – buyers are effectively paying for two engines in one car, the researchers said. The exception in this case was Japan, where plug-in hybrids receive higher subsidies.

“We were surprised and encouraged because, as we scale up production, [pure] electric vehiclesIKEA is to roll out electric car charging points at its 18 UK stores by the end of the year.. Read more ... » are going to be becoming cheaper and we expect battery2016 Nissan Leaf: Gets A Larger 30Kwh Battery. Read more ... » costs are going to fall,” said James Tate, who conducted the research published in the journal Applied Energy with Kate Palmer and colleagues at the University of Leeds, UK. “It is a really goodI take it as good news: U.S. delays 'quiet car' rules for hybrids, electric cars. Read more ... » newsUK: Half of Plug-in Car Grants unclaimed. Read more ... » story.”

Pure electric cars receive a sales subsidy of about £5Battery Breakthrough To Boost Nissan Electric Cars To One In 10 Sales Around 2020, Exec Says. Read more ... »,000 in the UK and Japan and £6Battery Breakthrough To Boost Nissan Electric Cars To One In 10 Sales Around 2020, Exec Says. Read more ... »,500 in the US. “The subsidies are reasonably expensive at the moment but they are expected to tail off,” said Tate. He estimates that an electric carUK: Ecotricity expanding clean-energy, fast-charging network for #ElectricCar Electric Car with Nissan. Read more ... » such as the Nissan Leaf2016 Nissan Leaf: Gets A Larger 30Kwh Battery. Read more ... » will become as cheapIts #2013: Second #Upgraded spec #EV (s) are coming to the market. Lookout for deals! #ElectricVehicle #Green. Read more ... » to own and run as a petrol car without subsidy by 2025. RenaultScotland’s first all-electric car club launches in St Andrews. Read more ... » expects this to happen in the early 2020s.

The push to roll out electric cars, which produce less climate-warming carbon emissionsNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... », has been supercharged by concerns over air pollutionIf works...Electric car sharing service in London to revolutionise travel... and clean up toxic air. Read more ... », particularly from diesel cars. In the UK, where toxic airHope Its True: 40% Cut In UK Oil Imports From EVs?. Read more ... » is at illegal levels in most urban areas, sales of diesel vehiclesNumber of ultra-low emission vehicles breaks 25,000 barrier. Read more ... » have plummeted by 30The UK went crazy for electric vehicles and hybrids in 2015. Read more ... »% in the last year while sales of electric cars have soared by 37Uber exciting: Nissan Leaf to get sharp new look and range upgrade to 186 miles!. Read more ... »%.

At current rates, sales of electric cars could outstrip diesel cars as early as May 2019, according to analysis by Matt Finch, at the Energy and Climate Intelligence Unit in the UK: “This dateGo Aberdeen: Electric vehicle no charge cost to continue in Aberdeen. Read more ... » is incredible, as clearly it is only 18Formula E aims to spark interest in electric cars. Read more ... » months away.” Tate said: “The challenge is whether the manufacturersBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » have the capacityFinally. "New battery to boost BMW i3 range" ...where do i sign. Read more ... » to generate these vehicles. Demand significantly outstrips supply.”

Viktor Irle of analysts EVNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... »-Volumes.comYou're wrong Baroness Kramer. Electric Car is actually intended for ALL trips: both short and Long! #BBCRadio4. Read more ... » said there are now good electric car options at the low cost end, like the NissanIKEA is to roll out electric car charging points at its 18 UK stores by the end of the year.. Read more ... » LeafBattery-breakthrough after another: Nissan poised to take range off the table. Read more ... », and high cost end, like the TeslaBusinessGreen: UK offers £10m prize for new electric car batteries. Read more ... » Model2016 Nissan Leaf: Gets A Larger 30Kwh Battery. Read more ... » S, but not in the middle rangeToo good to not* mention: Volvo Plugin (#ev hybrid) V60 - 49g/km CO2 and nearly 150mpg in Hybrid, while Power can deliver 0-62mph in just 6.2 seconds!. Read more ... », where familyBMW i3, Nissan Leaf, Tesla Model S, win in Next Green Car awards. Read more ... » cars usually sit. “There are no good options there at the moment,” he said. “I guess the traditional car manufacturers are a bit afraid it will cannibalise sales of their conventional cars, which are bestsellers.”

Air pollutionYou're wrong Baroness Kramer. Electric Car is actually intended for ALL trips: both short and Long! #BBCRadio4. Read more ... » concerns are especially acute in ChinaVolkswagen To Roll Out More Electric and Plug-In Cars By 2020. Read more ... », which is now the biggest marketNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... » for electric cars and growing rapidly, mainly driven by domestic manufacturers including BYDChinese E6 #electric cars to be trialled in UK. Read more ... », Geely and BeijingDriven to distraction by China electric cars. Read more ... » AutoNick Clegg: Making Britain number one for ultra low emission vehicles. Read more ... ». “China is stealing the march on everybody and they will be the leaders of that market,” said Tate. “The European and US motor industry have been caught napping.”

However, Steve GoodingEV Growth: Mitsubishi Outlander is top UK plug-in as electric car sales surge. Read more ... », director of the RACFairness: #Hybrid and sub 100g/km cars to lose exemption from #London #Congestion #Charge. take that wannabees!. Read more ... » Foundation, said the UK electric car marketWhat the Future Holds: Car Makers’ #EV Commitments, a Brand-by-Brand Review. Read more ... » remained small at present: “There are 32m cars in the UK – only around 120,000 are ultra-clean [electric]. The petrol and diesel juggernaut will take some halting.”

He also warned that governments could in future start taxing electric vehicles to recoup the large sums lost from falling fuel duty. “And cost [of ownership] isn’t everything,” he said. “Practicality and usability are key. We need a public chargingElectric vehicles a 'viable transport option' in the North East. Read more ... » networkUK: Ecotricity expanding clean-energy, fast-charging network for #ElectricCar Electric Car with Nissan. Read more ... » that is extensive, reliable and offers recharging2/2: Driving the Future Today A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK. Read more ... » at the speeds car owners require.”

The government announced £200m in funding2/2: Driving the Future Today A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK. Read more ... » for charging infrastructure2/2: Driving the Future Today A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK. Read more ... » on 22Tesla Model 3: Everything we know about the 'electric car of the people'. Read more ... » November, to be matched by industry. Transport minister Jesse Norman said: “The UK now has over 11More Scots are plugging in electric cars. Read more ... »,500 publicly accessible chargeIKEA is to roll out electric car charging points at its 18 UK stores by the end of the year.. Read more ... » pointsIKEA is to roll out electric car charging points at its 18 UK stores by the end of the year.. Read more ... », including over 900 rapid charge points. This is one of the largest rapid networks in EuropeElectric Car Nissan #LEAF for 199+vat/month Special Offer. Read more ... ».”

Tate said one aspect which also needs addressing is social equity, as wealthier people who can afford the upfront cost of an electric vehicleElectric vehicles a 'viable transport option' in the North East. Read more ... » and who have off-road parkingBMW revamps "i" electric car division to focus on self-driving tech. Read more ... » for home chargingYou're wrong Baroness Kramer. Electric Car is actually intended for ALL trips: both short and Long! #BBCRadio4. Read more ... » have easier accessElectric cars shortlisted for Europe award. Read more ... » to cheaper motoring.

UK’s top selling pure electric cars

Nissan Leaf – 22,250 sold
The four-door Leaf starts at £21US Report: EV Sales Progressing Faster Than Hybrids Did A Decade Ago. Read more ... »,500 – after the government’s £4Tough but gotta be done: Netherlands may ban sale of non-electric cars by 2025. Read more ... »,500 subsidy – and has a real-worldLeonardo DiCaprio forms racing team to help speed up electric car sales. Read more ... » range of about 100 miles
BMW2016 Nissan Leaf: Gets A Larger 30Kwh Battery. Read more ... » i3Finally. "New battery to boost BMW i3 range" ...where do i sign. Read more ... »8Free? Why Electric Cars may soon be even more Cost Effective. Read more ... »,800 sold
The zippier i3 starts at £28Electric: BMW says next electric i car in “final stages”. Read more ... »,840, with a range of 125 miles, or over 200 miles with an additional range extenderThe Price, release date and spec details of the #BMW i3 electric car. Read more ... »
Tesla Model SElectric cars shortlisted for Europe award. Read more ... » – 6,283 sold
This starts at £65Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric Car Charger (in UK). Read more ... »,000, and does 0Total Count : UK electric car sales surge in 2014. Read more ... »-60I take it as good news: U.S. delays 'quiet car' rules for hybrids, electric cars. Read more ... » mph in 4.2Nissan reaches 10,000 Leaf electric car sales in UK. Read more ... » seconds, with a real-world range of about 250 miles
Renault ZoeElectric car insurance explained. Cheaper, affordable, green, first-time drivers appeal. Read more ... » – 6,227 sold
The ZoeScotland’s first all-electric car club launches in St Andrews. Read more ... » starts at £14The cheaper battery: Bosch invents new electric car battery to double mileage. Read more ... »,250, but there’s compulsory battery hireScotland’s first all-electric car club launches in St Andrews. Read more ... » of £49Norway Is Model Society for Electric Vehicles. Read more ... » a month on top. The range is about 70New electric cars coming for 2018 onwards. Read more ... » miles in cold weather, 100 in warm
Nissan e-NV200Healthy 30% increase: Demand for Electric Nissan Leaf increases #ev #electricCar. Read more ... » – 2,742 sold
This van starts at just over £20US Report: EV Sales Progressing Faster Than Hybrids Did A Decade Ago. Read more ... »,000, including subsidy and VATI Wish: Is Tesla planning to sell the Model S at Westfield?. Read more ... », and the range is about 70 miles

Data source: Cumulative sales to OctoberRenault to double electric car range by 2020. Read more ... » 2017, EV-volumes.com

 

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