Making a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan

August 6th, 2013 Comments Off on Making a change: MP backs £37 million for electric car plan

Nearly £2.5million is being made available to a consortium of local councils in an announcement made by local MP and Lib Dem Transport Minister Norman Baker which will provide a “gear change” in the uptake of electric vehicles.

The Polegate and Seaford MP, who recently launched Lewes’s first electricUK government to act on price gouging for electric vehicle charging. Read more ... » vehiclePlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » chargingPlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » pointRepost: '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 ... » at Lewes train stationTough but gotta be done: Netherlands may ban sale of non-electric cars by 2025. Read more ... », has announced over £37million of fundingUK: Campaign rubbishes myths about electric cars. Read more ... » nationally, and local electric vehicle users are set to benefit hugely.

The aim of the fund is to make owning an electric vehicle more convenient and to encourage the uptake of more electric vehiclesUK: Rockingham installs EV charging points. Read more ... ».

Locally, the South EastElectric vehicle charging points will be 'within 25 miles' by 2014. Read more ... » Consortium has been offered nearly £2million to roll-out a networkPlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » of charging pointsFirst electric-only car hire service launches in London. Read more ... » across the regionThames Valley to join UK electric car vision. Read more ... », including the Lewes constituency.

For the first timePlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » ever on public streets in our areaPlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » the charging points will be “rapidUK set to see rapid rise of electric car superchargers in 2014. Read more ... » chargersPlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... »” which can chargeNorway: Why do they love electric cars in the Arctic Circle?. Read more ... » an electric vehicle in around 30 minutesElectric vehicle charge-point installed at Fleet Services on the M3. Read more ... ».

Southern Rail is also set to receive nearly £400,000 to build on the charging point already installed at Lewes Station by rolling-out charging points at stations throughout their network.

The South East Coast Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust is also in line for a grantWiltshire making the switch to electric vehicles. Read more ... » with the coalition governmentUK: Campaign rubbishes myths about electric cars. Read more ... » offering nearly £100,000 for install charging points on its estate.

Mr Baker said, “My announcement is a gear changePlanning future charging infrastructure & funding? OLEV QnA #ev #evdauk. Read more ... » for electric vehicle uptake. It will allow for a strategic network of charging points across the Lewes constituency and beyond which will make electric vehicles a really credible alternativeWell done Leeds: Electric car charge point for Otley car park. Read more ... » to the traditional petrolagreed: More charging points for electric cars needed in Gloucestershire, says campaigner . Read more ... » or diesel driven carUK government to act on price gouging for electric vehicle charging. Read more ... ».

“A decent network where an owner can charge their car in just 30 minutes for the first time ever on public streets will make it more convenient for existing owners, and will encourage more people to invest in an electric vehicle which is great newsMy Electric Charging Point Request to Brent Cross Shopping Centre, has had a response from Operations Team. Read more ... » for the environment.”

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